A former Brisbane 7-Eleven operator has been hit with $168,000 in penalties for short-changing workers and falsifying records to conceal the underpayments. Read more.
The Fair Work Ombudsman is making it easier for migrant workers to report workplace concerns to the agency by launching its popular Anonymous Report function in 16 languages other than English. Read more.
Massage parlour workers who were wrongly fined for “a lack of passion”, “resisting hard work” and “speaking on the phone during a massage” have exposed major problems in the industry. Read more.