The employee has been urged to file an application for unfair dismissal with the Fair Work Commission
A deed of release between the transport company and its employees provided little protection for the employer
A contractor south-west of Melbourne has flown foreign workers into a construction site via helicopter – he says the site has been blockaded by unemployed workers.
The Labor government has flagged its intention to increase the number of employees who can ask for flexible working arrangements – are you abreast of what would change?
The Fair Work Ombudsman today announced a new focus on educating employers and employees about the legitimacy of schemes for unpaid work experience.
It’s both a breach of trust and a criminal act, but it seems more employees than ever before are committing acts of fraud against their employees – what’s going wrong?
Resources giant Rio Tinto is currently locked in a court battle with the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (CMFEU) over claims it paid higher redundancy payments to non-union members.
Rio Tinto is facing a heated discrimination suit after redundant workers allege the company made redundancy payments of up to $120,000 more to non-union member workers.
The restaurant described the allegations as “unacceptable”
Fatalities don’t necessarily represent the big picture on workplace safety
Where do you start when you are developing a work health and safety (WHS) system? Alan Girle provides his top WHS tips for employers