The employer misrepresented to a delivery driver that he was an independent contractor, not an employee
HRD talks to partner at Ashurst Trent Sebbens about how HR should react if an employee is not who they say they are
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.
It's every HR manager's worst nightmare, being physically threatened by an employee who has been terminated
The food deliver company allegedly misrepresented to employees that they were independent contractors
In male dominated workplaces, opening up can be perceived as a sign of weakness or vulnerability – what should HR do to combat this?