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Older workers are feeling subtle pressure from their colleagues and management to make way for younger generations
‘Poisoned workplace’ claims have arisen following the exposure of a federation of trade union effort to spy on its own employees with a secret camera.
A court ruling in the ACT has clarified the definition of an ‘officer’ in the Workplace Health & Safety Act and shed light upon who can be made responsible for WHS breaches
One HR director decided to order her cake and eat it at her own farewell party, and blew $800 in the process.
With the world changing so fast it’s not always easy to predict new trends in employee behaviour, like this one.
A company in California has a $6 million settlement bill to pay, after one of its employees was cooked alive with tons of tuna in an industrial oven.
After terminating a long-standing employee, Launceston City Council now faces allegations they did so to avoid a redundancy payout. HC asks an employment law specialist for guidance on how to minimise the risk of similar claims.
HC looks at the conditions which are required to make an employee medical examination compulsory
In some circumstances, HR must cease disciplinary processes and come to a settlement with an employee who has a mental illness
Great ideas in the workplace can be stifled due to managers who resist changes to the status quo