Australia: Did Parliament lose “site” of its purpose? Construction Industry Portable Long Service Leave Scheme applied to work on established operational sites

Programmed Industrial Maintenance Pty Ltd v The Construction Industry Long Service Leave Payments Board [2020] WAIRC 00758 In a decision that will likely have wide-ranging implications across Western Australia resources sector, a Full Bench of the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission (WAIRC) has found that employees performing maintenance and repair work at operational resource facilities … Read more

Employment & Workplace Relations in Australia 2014

The Herbert Smith Freehills Employment team is pleased to again publish their annual guide to Australia’s employment laws.  The Guide to Employment & Workplace Relations in Australia 2014 is intended to provide general counsel, senior managers, line managers and human resources professionals with a comprehensive, straightforward and up-to-date overview of all areas of employment law, … Read more