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
Research backed by St John Ambulance Australia paints a dire picture of organisational readiness in responding to first aid.
A $275,000 fine for a Victorian boat company and the death of an independent contractor reinforces the need to exercise due diligence in workplace health and safety management.
The Federal Government's workplace compensation insurer has recorded its first loss for the year $2011-12. The reason? Public servants are “not recovering as quickly as they should”.
For the first time in six years, the salary gap between the mining and resource sectors and other industry sectors has lessened according to new survey results.
The Australian Building and Construction Commissioner has claimed victory in its Federal Court appeal to retain the right of unions to enter construction sites to inspect safety concerns.
The Commonwealth Ombudsman has found that Comcare does not currently have a means for injured government workers to redress miscalculations in payments.
Of the top 40 companies, 88% offer paid volunteer leave, with 61% offering a budget to support volunteering
Employees today are increasingly looking to their HR departments for support on a range of mental wellbeing issues
Bullying and conflict is found in all industries and the perpetrators are not always who you expect