Industrial relations

2020 Budget: What HR leaders need to know

2020 Budget: What HR leaders need to know

Josh Frydenberg has announced a suite of changes that will significantly impact employers

Restaurant chain's closure to impact 600 employees

Restaurant chain's closure to impact 600 employees

The company cited the ongoing impact of COVID-19 as the main reason for closing

Historic ruling over employee breaks

Historic ruling over employee breaks

The Federal Court has ruled that workers have a legal right to toilet breaks and to drink water while at the workplace

Unemployment drops – but it’s not all good news

Unemployment drops – but it’s not all good news

NSW leads improvements – but VIC could be facing severe headwinds

Heartland Bank becomes Living Wage employer

Heartland Bank becomes Living Wage employer

‘We realise the importance of people having access to a remuneration that can fairly accommodate them’

What is the FWO prioritising for the year ahead?

What is the FWO prioritising for the year ahead?

Regulating Australian workplaces significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic requires a degree of flexibility