Australia: Top 5 tips for employers when implementing GPS devices in company vehicles

GPS tracking devices in company vehicles are becoming increasingly valuable. Businesses can track driver routes, relevant customer locations and details of their requirements to enhance customer service. Recently, a bus operator installed GPS devices on smartphones to allow drivers to communicate with each other and the operations centre, and a courier delivery services company fitted … Read more

Australia: Employee investigation reports not always privileged

In brief A recent decision of the Federal Circuit Court serves as an important reminder for employers to ensure that lawyers are properly engaged and that employers receive advice relating to the maintenance of privilege over documents. In the case of Bartolo v Doutta Galla Aged Services Ltd [2014] FCCA 15171 (Doutta Galla), the Federal … Read more