9 Dec 2013
Inspectors from the Fair Work Ombudsman will visit up to 10 fruit and vegetable farms in the Atherton Tablelands region in Queensland this week to check employers are paying workers correctly.
6 Dec 2013
The Fair Work Ombudsman has today launched a new helpline for small business people to make it quicker and easier for them to get the help they need to meet their workplace relations obligations.
4 Dec 2013
The Fair Work Ombudsman is taking legal action against an Adelaide-based residential property company for allegedly underpaying two employees, including one who was allegedly not paid anything during six months with the company.
3 Dec 2013
A Melbourne grocery importation business has been fined $128,700 for the “negligent” underpayment of a “vulnerable” delivery truck driver.
2 Dec 2013
Retail workers at furniture and floor covering stores throughout New South Wales have been back-paid more than $100,000 in wages, as part of a Fair Work Ombudsman campaign.
28 Nov 2013
Inspectors from the Fair Work Ombudsman will visit cherry farms in NSW, Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania to check employers are paying fruit pickers their full entitlements during the harvest period.
27 Nov 2013
The Fair Work Ombudsman has today published a report detailing the findings of its investigation relating to workers at the ACT Ambulance Service.
26 Nov 2013
It’s a good thing record-keeping templates were among the most popular downloads during the 10 million visits to www.fairwork.gov.au last financial year, according to the Fair Work Ombudsman.
25 Nov 2013
The Fair Work Ombudsman has become a White Ribbon Workplace after establishing policies for operating at best practice when it comes to preventing and responding to violence against women.
25 Nov 2013
Underpaid workers in the Illawarra region in NSW have been back-paid $33,900 following recent intervention by the Fair Work Ombudsman.