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
When a worker is the subject of a criminal investigation, HR needs to tread carefully to ensure procedural fairness.
A new industrial relations battle to convert casual workers into permanent employees is heating up, with unions pushing the controversial move
The FWC has upheld the dismissal of an employee who was fired for multiple safety breaches.
A recent decision of the Federal Circuit Court has drawn attention to employers’ legal requirements under discrimination law when dealing with sick or injured employees, writes Amber Chandler.
Pleading ignorance or saying “they told me to” is no defence for HR professionals facing a charge of personal liability.
As many as one in five employees have performed their work duties while under the influence of alcohol.
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”