What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 14 – 20 March 2022

Can I Fire an Employee For Their Social Media Posts? Social media and the internet create added challenges for the human resources industry. In 2011, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) confirmed that employers can make employment decisions based on an employee’s personal social media posts. This has been reiterated in the 2022 decision of Corry […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 10 November – 16 December 2018

ACTU Survey Shows 64% Women Sexually Harassed at Work A survey by the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) has shown 64% of women have been sexually harassed while at work. However, the majority went unreported. Of the 9600 respondents, 35% of men said they had been harassed at work. Responses noted that sexual harassment[…..]