What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 5 – 11 July

Tasmanian Labor Leader Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation David Byrne has resigned as Tasmanian Labor leader following an allegation that he sexually harassed a junior union employee when she worked for him in 2007 and 2008. In a statement on Sunday, Mr O’Byrne said that the “allegations raised will be dealt with through a confidential […]

What’s Been Happening in Australia in Relation to Sexual Harassment, Discrimination and Bullying from 23 November 2020 – 29 November 2020

Local Council Granted Exemption to Get Women into Truck Driving Roles The Ipswich City Council in Queensland has successfully applied for an exemption under the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (QLD). The exemption will allow the Ipswich Council to target women specifically for Waste Services Truck Driver jobs and assist them in gaining their Heavy Rigid (HR)[…..]