Industrial relations, disputes & unions (383 items)




Distant redeployment 'reasonable'; Dismissals wrap; New compliance developments

A redeployment offer that added nearly two hours to an employee's daily commute was reasonable, the Fair Work Commission has ruled in reducing his redundancy pay. Also in this article: a roundup of recent dismissal cases; and other compliance developments. » more »







"Significant increase" in self-reported underpayments; Dismissal claims boom

More than 50 employers self-reported underpaying employees in the past year, the Fair Work Ombudsman's annual report shows. Meanwhile unfair dismissal claims have spiked in the Fair Work Commission, and general protections claims are now more common than EA approval applications. » more »