- Today is R U OK? day
Today (Thursday 7 October) is national R U OK? Day, an initiative designed to prevent suicides by recognising the need to support employee mental wellbeing.
- DJs defence points finger at Fraser-Kirk
Former David Jones CEO Mark McInnes, David Jones and its board have filed their defence against sexual harassment claims made by David Jones publicist Kristy Fraser-Kirk.
- Staff travel risk policies found wanting
Many companies worry more about travel costs than travel security, while travelling employees do not get enough travel health and security training, according to new research.
- European gender-equality quotas move a step closer
The spectre of quotas for women in the boardrooms of listed companies moved a step closer this week in Europe, with the European Commission launching a new five-year strategy for gender equality.
- How to identify high OHS risk workers
Internal politics within organisations can dramatically affect OHS adoption rates and have significant legal and bottom line implications, according to an expert in employment safety assessments.
- Riskiest employment locations revealed
Toronto is the lowest risk city in the world to recruit, employ and relocate employees while Melbourne – Australia’s top city - ranks at number 15, according to new research by Aon Consulting.