Is the Workplace Watchdog looking at you?
The Fair Work Ombudsman has set out her compliance and enforcement priorities for the year ahead.
Author: James Welch
The cleaning sector is spotlighted as a result of the increase in the demand on its services, and its history of engaging migrant workers who are generally at a higher risk of being exploited. Care must be taken with respect to contractor arrangements also.
The restaurant, bar, café and fast food industries remain a target because there are high numbers of requests for assistance from vulnerable workers, mostly young or migrant workers.
With the continually evolving Covid situation, ALG is here to help you comply with your employment obligations.