With several prominent Australians recently opening up about their struggles with mental health, the stigma is slowly abating. What should you do if an employee discloses their mental illness to you?
While the new laws will initially only cover the building and construction sector, the ramifications could be more widespread – HC investigates.
HC speaks to a leading employment lawyer about best practice for managing employees with mental illnesses.
Most employers know the definition of 'bullying behaviour' is hazy at best. Michael Michalandos outlines exactly where this confusion lies and what employers need to be wary of.
Following the reinstatement of five NRL players involved in cocaine abuse allegations, legal expert Andrew Farr offers advice for employers in similar predicaments.
The Australian Taxation Office has been involved in a long legal battle after an employee sustained injuries from changes made to her work station by casual employees.
Fifty pages of leaked emails have purported to reveal widespread discrimination and harassment within Apple’s workforce
Choosing to conduct an internal investigation into a work grievance can put HR into a highly vulnerable position, warns one legal expert
An HR professional has pleaded guilty to inappropriately using her company credit card and tampering with financial records