Archive for October, 2015

Underpayment of wages. What does it mean for you?

Posted by Johnston Withers, in News
The 7-Eleven underpayment of wages scandal (that broke in August) revealed an issue that is common in industries where workers are vulnerable to exploitation or intimidation due to their age, immigration status and a variety of other factors.  But not all underpayment is deliberate and systematic.Australia’s complex system of laws, award and agreements can lead to employers ... Read more