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Western Sydney campaign reveals high rates of unlawful workplaces
16 Mar 2018
High rates of non-compliance uncovered by the Fair Work Ombudsman in Western Sydney have reinforced the importance of ensuring that Australia’s culturally and linguistically diverse communities have ready access to workplace information and advice.
FWO Report finds three quarters of Caltex sites breaching workplace laws
5 Mar 2018
The Fair Work Ombudsman’s latest Compliance Activity Report shows a workplace non-compliance rate of 76 per cent in the Caltex service network.
Melbourne company facing court over allegations relating to a 7-Eleven outlet and Ramen restaurant
2 Mar 2018
The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against the former franchisee of a 7-Eleven retail outlet in the Melbourne CBD for allegedly exploiting three international students through a cash-back scheme.

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