Modern awards – a fresh reminder.

Modern awards – a fresh reminder.

Awards have remained as a cornerstone of Australia’s industrial relations for over a century. Modern awards are legal documents that specify the minimum pay rates and conditions of employment across more than 100 industries and occupations in Australia. Modern awards...
Farm safety devastation

Farm safety devastation

A teenage boy in Queensland is the latest victim of another devastating farm accident resulting in the amputation of his leg. It Is alleged he was operating a farm vehicle, when one of the cables towing became snagged. The young boy kicked the cable to loosen it, but...
Quad bike accident sparks conversation in safety

Quad bike accident sparks conversation in safety

WA alone has seen its third quad-bike death within the past few months. The most recent tragedy seeing two boys aged 7 and 9 dying in separate quad bike accidents in rural WA and Tasmania. Between 2011 and 2018 128 quad bike-related fatalities have occurred in...
Superannuation and annual leave loading.

Superannuation and annual leave loading.

In a recent announcement the ATO addressed whether superannuation should be paid on annual leave loading. Historically there has been confusion as to whether superannuation should be paid on annual leave loading as it was argued annual leave loading did not form part...
The WA Government launches the first FIFO mental health code.

The WA Government launches the first FIFO mental health code.

April 2nd 2019, Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Johnston launched Australia’s first code of practice to help promote and maintain mentally healthy workplaces for FIFO workers in the resources and construction sectors. The new code aims to address hazards and risk...
Australia sees a rise of 1 million secondary job workers.

Australia sees a rise of 1 million secondary job workers.

According to the latest report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics secondary jobs have risen 1 million in the latest quarter. There has been a 30% increase in secondary jobs (also known as side hustles) just in the last 6 months alone, as predominantly seen in...
The growing age of discrimination

The growing age of discrimination

A discrimination of age – overlooked by many. It is very common to hear about discrimination in the workplace motivated by race, gender, sexual orientation or marital status to name a few. Very rarely is it heard of the detrimental effects of discrimination when...
Goal-setting for success in 2019.

Goal-setting for success in 2019.

Goal-setting isn’t just a new-years-eve trend, but a commonly overlooked transformation tool used for successful business strategy. 92% of the world really sucks at goal setting. Pia Silva, brand strategist, explains the hard truths behind goal-setting, the important...
Deaths in the workplace – 2017 broken down.

Deaths in the workplace – 2017 broken down.

Expanding industry demand, equals growing risk. Australia’s deadliest industries have been uncovered with on average, one death occurring every two days, in an updated and finalized report published & reported by Key Work Health and Safety Statistics Australia...

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