News About Redundancy

News About Redundancy

Business NewsTiming is KeyBusiness NewsThe decision to bring forward a redundancy by eight days has resulted in a ruling by the Federal Circuit Court that a company contravened the general protection provisions afforded under the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth). In particular, the court found that ... [...]
Wed, Aug 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Human CapitalPizza Hut COO sues McDonald's following terminationHuman CapitalLeslie is calling for the Federal Circuit Court to penalise McDonald's for breaching the Fair Work Act, orders to pay damages for breach of contract and compensation for his redundancy and notice. Collectively, Leslie and two other former McDonald's ...and more [...]
Wed, Aug 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
WalesOnlineStaff facing redundancy at a Tesco call centre claim they weren't told about hundreds of jobsWalesOnlineStaff facing redundancy at a Tesco call centre say they feel "deceived" following claims a list of available jobs including positions in Wales was only made available to a centre in England. Workers at the Cardiff Tesco customer care centre set to shut ... [...]
Wed, Aug 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Finding of adverse action against pregnant employee, even though redundancy was “genuine”Lexology (registration)In the case of Power v BOC Ltd & Ors [2017] FCCA 1868, Judge Vasta of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia ruled that a general manager took unlawful adverse action against a pregnant employee in circumstances where that employee's redundancy was ... [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Belfast TelegraphWhen is cancer victim's redundancy not discrimination ...Belfast TelegraphDisabled employees, who suffer from a physical or mental condition which has a long term and substantial effect on their day to day activities, have protection ...and more [...]
Tue, Aug 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Mackay Daily MercuryRedundancy 'cap' will force Australians to work into 70sThe New DailyANALYSIS: We're already struggling to save for a dignified retirement. The situation is about to get worse in the mining industry.Miners working more than 15 years lose out with court decision ...Mackay Daily Mercuryall 2 news articles [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The Singleton ArgusFederal Court sides with employers to cut mine workers redundancy payThe Singleton ArgusDuring the mining down-turn, workers saw redundancies on the rise across the sector and the unions are concerned that when permanent workers retire or leave the industry they are now being replaced by contractors who have limited access to redundancy. [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Telegraph.co.ukWilko puts 3900 staff at risk of redundancyTelegraph.co.ukWilko is consulting with 3,900 employees about a shake-up of shop staffing roles, the latest retailer over the past week to axe jobs amid rising costs and a tough trading environment. The value retailer said that it was stripping out a level of ...Wilko opens redundancy consultation process amid 'uncertain' eventsBelfast TelegraphWilko opens redundancy talks with nearly 4000 staffBBC News3900 Wilko staff at risk of redundancy as retailer announces shake-upBournemouth EchoKent Online -Nottingham Post -Redditch Advertiserall 73 news articles [...]
Fri, Aug 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
ABC OnlineMaritime Union accuses Esperance Port management of - ABCABC OnlineThe Maritime Union says it wants to see figures and data behind Southern Ports' offer of more than 130 voluntary redundancies at Esperance Port.Redundancy offer at Esperance Port | The West AustralianThe West Australianall 2 news articles [...]
Thu, Jul 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Esperance ExpressSouthern Ports - Port of Esperance opens voluntary redundancy option for 133 workersEsperance ExpressPhoto gallery: Port opens voluntary redundancy option for 133 workersMore than 130 port workers have been informed they can apply for voluntary redundancy, after Southern Ports declared it didn't have the capacity to maintain it's current workforce ... [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source