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Changes to Working-With-Children Checks Apply from August 1st 2017

Published on August 19, 2017

As a result of the Royal Commission into child sex abuse in institutions, five amendments…

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Practical Tips for Workplace Ergonomics

Published on April 22, 2017

Workplace health and safety is about more than just avoiding accidents and injuries. It’s also…

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Higher Damages Awarded Recently for Victims of Sexual Harassment

Published on April 20, 2017

All employers in Australia are responsible for maintaining health and safety in their workplaces. This…

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Construction: Hazards and Risk Management

Published on December 20, 2016

Construction is rather unique in that the risks associated with it can change during the…

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Obligations and Risks Associated with Running Op Shops

Published on November 9, 2016

A not-for-profit Opportunity Shop can provide a good way to generate some extra income and…

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Preventing Discrimination, Bullying and Harassment in Your Organisation

Published on May 26, 2016

Under Federal and State anti-discrimination laws and the Fair Work Act, Australian employers are charged…

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Are You Aware of When it is Lawful (or Not) to Dismiss an Employee?

Published on March 27, 2016

Sometimes owners or managers of businesses or organisations complain about being ‘stuck’ with an unsuitable…

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Are You Up With the Latest Changes to the Fair Work Act?

Published on March 25, 2014

All employers need to be aware of the recent changes that have been made to…

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Chemical Safety in Church Organisations

Published on June 11, 2013

Under Work Health and Safety regulations, PCBUs (Persons Conducting a Business or Undertaking) must ensure…

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Keeping Your Clergy and Staff Safe at Work

Published on March 26, 2013

Practising sound injury prevention strategies and maintaining a safe workplace for staff is as important…

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