Coronavirus (COVID-19) (186 items)


Most employees now willing to move; Victoria to form 'workforce bubbles'

COVID-19 is highlighting a big gap between what employees want from their employers and what organisations are prioritising, new research shows. Meanwhile Victorian employers are being urged to create 'workforce bubbles' as the State considers how to safely re-open for business. » more »




Cough broke safety rules, warranted sacking; More JobKeeper changes proposed

An employee has failed to claim he was unfairly dismissed for coughing in a nurse's face while she took his temperature. Meanwhile "legacy" JobKeeper employers will retain some stand down flexibilities under proposed changes to the scheme. » more »


Timeframe shrinks for JobKeeper 2.0 forms; S-xualised comments deserved the sack; and more

A 'technicality' in the JobKeeper 2.0 extension has brought the deadline back by one week to Monday 24 August. Also in this article: an employee sacked for sexualised comments has lost his claim, and a wrap of recent unfair dismissal cases. » more »