Company allegedly sent workers to clients for manual labour but paid them nothing
The employee has been urged to file an application for unfair dismissal with the Fair Work Commission
Restraint of trade clauses continue to be a difficult contractual clause to get right, and it pays for HR professionals to apply due diligence in negotiating the fine print.
Under new rules proposed by the federal government, listed companies will be slapped with tougher executive remuneration disclosure rules.
The Fair Work Ombudsman has issued a warning to employers that underpayment of wages will incur penalties.
A five-year legal battle has resulted in a compensation payout for a public servant who was injured whilst having sex on a work trip.
The adverse action provision of the Fair Work Act is relatively new on the industrial relations landscape, and a new decision has put significant qualifications around this clause of the legislation.
Fair Work Australia has previously ruled on numerous cases involving pornography on work computers – but what can you do if an employee is actually distributing the material?
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