The impact of unplanned absenteeism in the workplace is much greater than the actual financial cost of wages
A deed of release between the transport company and its employees provided little protection for the employer
A court ruling in the ACT has clarified the definition of an ‘officer’ in the Workplace Health & Safety Act and shed light upon who can be made responsible for WHS breaches
One HR director decided to order her cake and eat it at her own farewell party, and blew $800 in the process.
With the world changing so fast it’s not always easy to predict new trends in employee behaviour, like this one.
A company in California has a $6 million settlement bill to pay, after one of its employees was cooked alive with tons of tuna in an industrial oven.
After terminating a long-standing employee, Launceston City Council now faces allegations they did so to avoid a redundancy payout. HC asks an employment law specialist for guidance on how to minimise the risk of similar claims.
HR professionals might be in the business of focusing on the development and training of other staff in their organisation, but in today’s business environment, they are increasingly focused on their own skills, too.
HRD talks to an HR leader about the practicalities of animals at work
Legislation changes will be coming into effect during 2018. Is your business prepared?
The restaurant described the allegations as “unacceptable”