Industrial relations

How can Australia solve the productivity crisis?

How can Australia solve the productivity crisis?

'Too often, operational effectiveness is equated with cost cutting, rather than with enabling employees to work more efficiently'

FWO conducts surprise audits of Top Juice

FWO conducts surprise audits of Top Juice

Fair Work inspectors regularly carry out surprise audits, particularly in the fast food and cafe sector

Crust Pizza franchisee penalised $104K for discrimination

Crust Pizza franchisee penalised $104K for discrimination

The company discriminated against four migrant workers by paying them much less than Australian employees

Woolworths admits underpaying staff up to $300M

Woolworths admits underpaying staff up to $300M

Yet another large, publicly listed company has admitted to breaching Australia’s workplace laws

Employer allegedly paid staff in food and drink

Employer allegedly paid staff in food and drink

The alleged record-keeping failures prevented the FWO from calculating back-payments

United Petroleum faces court for allegedly breaching Fair Work Act

United Petroleum faces court for allegedly breaching Fair Work Act