The Fair Work Commission has confirmed that it will accept applications relating to bullying conduct that occurred prior to 1 January, 2014. HC investigates.
Rio Tinto and WA Police will be leading a panel discussing mental health issues in the workplace at the HR Summit in Perth this May.
The recent sex discrimination and harassment scandals rocking the Australian Defence Force have left Lisa Croxford wondering if managers are aware that the behavioural standards they walk past are the same standards they are personally held accountable for.
The Gillard government’s reforms could result in some undesired circumstances, according to one expert.
Squashing workplace bullying is something any HR manager can get behind. Whilst legislative changes, due to commence on 1 July, will see the FWC tackling the bullying problem, waiting around might get you caught in the crossfire.
Amendments to the Fair Work Act in March will allow a worker who reasonably believes they have been bullied at work to apply to the Fair Work Commission for an order to stop the bullying. Charles Power outlines what this means for business.
The hotel chain has been effective in moving away from tradition and creating a new culture
There are two big mistakes that employers often make when handling bullying complaints made during the disciplinary process
HRD talks to an HR leader about the practicalities of animals at work