The Fair Work Commission (FWC) has previously addressed the role of the support person in various decisions. Amber Chandler, Partner, Barker Henley, outlines what this role entails
Rogue employers will now be forced to prove they pay their staff correctly if they are investigated for underpayments
As the NSW Ambulance service addresses union concerns regarding worker fatigue, HC speaks to an employment lawyer about the legalities of sleep-deprivation.
In a recent bullying decision, the FWC was not satisfied that the test of ‘repeated unreasonable behaviour while at work' had been met.
The productivity benefits of a portable long service leave scheme should by far outweigh any cost to the business community, academic says.
Allegations of child sex abuse are extremely serious, particularly to employers in the education sector.
An American firm made headlines for paying its employees to sleep more, but should Australian companies follow suit?
Before sacking an employee, an employer must prove that the social media post is actually ‘detrimental’ to their business.
An employer has said that advertising your desire to vote ‘no’ in SSM is ‘hate speech’
Around one in four Australian workers are experiencing some form of 'wage suppression'
There are certain pitfalls that companies should avoid when executing their staff engagement strategy