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Tuesday, 12 October 2021 4:14PM
Management action does not have to be "perfect" or industrially fair for it to be reasonable, a Commission has noted in finding a stressed employee was not entitled to compensation for a psychological injury.
Friday, 01 October 2021 3:58PM
Early-intervention efforts to improve workplace respect are dramatically reducing bullying complaints and associated claims, among other strategies.
Friday, 01 October 2021 3:01PM
A growing number of mental health claims stem from "small issues" that could have been nipped in the bud early, an insurance expert says.
Friday, 24 September 2021 3:50PM
In trying to shield a manager from the embarrassment of suspension, an employer ignored correct procedures and caused his psych injury, a commission has ruled.
Wednesday, 25 August 2021 3:24PM
Substantiating a formal complaint against an employee who had no opportunity to respond was more than a "mere blemish" in a disciplinary process, a commission has ruled in upholding her psychological injury claim.
Tuesday, 24 August 2021 4:20PM
A manager's negative comments when providing an employee's reference caused a psychological injury, but they were reasonable, a tribunal has found.
Tuesday, 17 August 2021 3:23PM
An employer's investigation into bullying allegations against an executive was reasonable, a tribunal has ruled in rejecting his psychological injury claim.
Friday, 13 August 2021 2:51PM
An assistant manager has been ordered to pay an employee $151k in damages after a tribunal found he engaged in the "most grievous s-xual abuse".
Wednesday, 11 August 2021 4:25PM
An employee "tormented" by her manager's s-xual harassment has won her damages appeal, with a court increasing the original order by more than $100k.
Tuesday, 27 July 2021 4:37PM
An employer has defended a psychological injury claim from a manager who said he was "blindsided" by disciplinary meetings and undermined by his superiors.
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