Employing casuals satisfies a business need for flexibility and portability. Employing casual drivers under the Road Transport and Distribution (RTD) Award, however, has caused some confusion in terms of how … Read More
Fitness to work is a minefield that could cost your business. Dismissing employees for any reason is a delicate process. Appropriate behaviour, communication, confidentiality and legitimate grounds are required. The … Read More
Fuel and fire don’t mix. Smoking and workplace productivity is an area of contention in all workplaces, but managing smoking in the downstream petroleum industry is particularly fraught. This week’s … Read More
As businesses turn their eyes towards productivity and efficiency, questions over the appropriate classification of employees are raised. ACAPMA is often asked: Which Award should Console operators be employed under?