The prime minister has suggested that changes to the penalty rates system could be on the horizon.
Following revelations of widespread non-compliance, an inquiry has been launched into the employment conditions of workers in Victoria.
Malcolm Turnbull’s newly selected cabinet was sworn in yesterday morning, with five times more women than Tony Abbott’s original line-up.
Broadcaster ABC’s exposé of the food supply chain sector this week alleged that the industry has been exploiting migrant workers and forcing them into unbearable conditions.
The government announced yesterday that it will be implementing changes to the 457 program following a review – here’s what that means for employers.
On 25 February 2014, the government announced the establishment of an independent review panel into the operation of the subclass 457 work visa program, to report in mid-2014. Part of the panel’s brief is to investigate the potential of the 457 program to contribute to productivity growth in Australia.
HRD talks to Renae Harding about the best way to handle sensitive and emotional sexual harassment allegations
Some ATO workers are complaining that hot-desking is posing health and safety problems
HR needs to take workplace culture much more seriously, according to an Australian academic