The fashion industry's 220,000 workers relish the excitement of their jobs, but it’s also the type of environment perfect for breeding stress, illness and burnout, writes Charles Hunter
Margo Lydon provides some tips for getting employees back to work as soon as possible after injury or illness
The ‘mental health day’ in Australia is typically associated with ‘chucking a sickie’. However, one expert feels it is time to get serious about mental health.
A Westpac employee has won compensation from the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (QIRC) over workplace bullying.
Organisations should embrace the use of psychometric assessment to improve their health and safety cultures, according to practitioners in the field.
Companies are being urged to consider the effects of Australia’s ageing workforce on their business, as the ageing process will increasingly come to bear on employees’ injury-related claims.
There’s few things in a quiet office environment more irritating than a colleague with an annoying or shrill voice disrupting the work flow – but could a loud voice actually damage a worker’s hearing? One government employee says yes.
A Florida man whose genitals were damaged while working at a temp job is suing the staffing company that sent him there.
The most common breaches related to underpayment of workers base hourly rates
As the workplace transforms, employees have a whole new set of expectations from their managers and HR departments
Fair Work Ombudsman Natalie James said the penalties demonstrate that "serious consequences apply" for neglecting Fair Work Commission orders