Printing and signage business in court

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against the operators of a printing and signage business that manufactures and installs signs in the greater southern region of Western Australia.

Sydney construction company in court

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against a national projects and construction company based in eastern Sydney and one of its representatives.

Open Minds signs Enforceable Undertaking

Disability support charity Open Minds Australia Limited has back-paid staff about $4.2 million after breaching its own collective agreement and has signed an Enforceable Undertaking (EU) with the Fair Work Ombudsman.

Nearly $1 million in penalties ordered in matter involving threats to kill migrant workers’ families

The FWO has secured $966,890 in penalties in a case involving exploitation of Filipino workers by the director of a Canberra massage parlour who threatened to have workers’ families killed.

CFMEU penalties for failing to comply with OHS requirements increased

A Full Federal Court has imposed increased penalties against the Construction, Forestry and Maritime Employees Union (CFMEU) and one of its officials for unlawful conduct at a construction site in Brisbane.

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Central Queensland sole trader penalised

The Fair Work Ombudsman has secured a $7,400 penalty in court against the operator of a pastoral business in central Queensland.

CFMEU penalised for improper conduct

The Federal Circuit and Family Court has imposed a total of $51,280 in penalties against the Construction, Forestry and Maritime Employees Union (CFMEU) and one of its officials for unlawful conduct at a construction site in Melbourne.

Electrical contracting company in court

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against an electrical contracting company in Melbourne’s east.

Former cleaning business operator in court

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced legal action against the former operator of a domestic cleaning business in Queensland, including for allegedly providing false and misleading pay slips to two workers.