The expected Productivity Commission review of the workplace relations framework has commenced after Federal Minster for Employment, Mr Eric Abetz and Treasurer, Joe Hockey, launched the terms of reference on 22 January 2015.
Fair Work Commission has released its Quarterly report for July to September, outlining numbers of applications in both Unfair Dismissal and the Bullying jurisdiction.
Anti-bullying jurisdiction “well received and effective” despite procedural and administrative challenges
FWC report: Anti-bullying jurisdiction “well received and effective” despite procedural and administrative challenges
The Fair Work Commission (FWC) released its annual report for 2013-2014 late last week. Included for the first time since its inception in January this year, was the anti-bullying jurisdiction. The jurisdiction is designed to prevent further bullying at work from occurring and encourages parties to informally resolve the matter between themselves, with the help of the FWC.