New On-the-Spot Workplace Health & Safety Fines
Recent amendments to the QLD Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 include the introduction of 18 new infringement notice offences for key risk areas such as asbestos, hazardous chemicals and construction work. The 18 new offences are eligible to be become infringement notice offences (PINs), commonly known as ‘on the spot fines’ under the State […]
How much should you pay your staff?
Below are some common questions companies ask in relation to employee wages and conditions: * What are the industry rates? * Can I employ and pay staff fixed amounts for set tasks? * Do I have to pay penalties when agreeing to flexible working arrangements? Our advice is, before employing a new staff member or […]