What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 1-7 November 2021

It’s Time for the AFL to Implement a No-Fault Stand-Down Policy The Australian Football League (AFL) has been called to implement a policy that will automatically stand down players that have been accused of committing an act of violence against women. This conversation was sparked by the recent charging of Jordan de Goey in New […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 25 January 2021 – 31 January 2021

No Evidence for Disability Discrimination Claim for Fired Employee Daniel Whipps, the warehouse worker who was sacked for allegedly masturbating at work, has lost his discrimination challenge with Battery Store Australia. Whipps, who worked at the Battery Store warehouse in Townsville, was caught on company CCTV in 2018 with a mobile phone in his right[…..]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 21 September 2020 – 27 September 2020

COVID-19 Related Discrimination Claim Northern Mining and NSW Energy District have made a discrimination claim against BHP and Chandler Macleod. The Union argues that both BHP and Chandler Macleod contravened the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) by excluding employees from the workplace on the basis of their race, age and physical disability. Northern Mining and[…..]