Staff at AGL's Loy Yang Power Station have signalled the possibility of industrial action in a move described as 'outdated union ideology'
An HR professional has pleaded guilty to inappropriately using her company credit card and tampering with financial records
Dealing with an employee complaint or grievance is never easy, but a leadership organisation has just released best practice advice on how to do so successfully.
Dealing with an investigation by the Federal Government's workplace investigator can be a stressful process for any HR professional – HC investigates your best practice response.
Experts are warning that the personal liability provisions under the Fair Work Act are so broad that HR could be held accountable for breaches of the legislation.
Restraint of trade clauses are a contractual headache for employers and HR – notoriously difficult to enforce, they have frequently been thrown out when tested by the courts. Yet a new finding may have turned that notion on its head.
Employers and HR practitioners may frequently lament that since the Fair Work Act was introduced employee claims have skyrocketed – yet that feeling is also backed by statistics.
As the Grocon/CFMEU dispute continues to rage, the company has released a letter which sends a clear message to those manning the illegal blockade – their workers are on their side.
The Australian Industry Group has said the proposed wording could allow perpetrators to take paid leave