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Compliance

HR Highlight:  Confirmation of Employment – why you should be sending one to all staff, now!
2 months ago

HR Highlight: Confirmation of Employment – why you should be sending one to all staff, now!

By  •  HR Highlight

It is well understood that there are things that employers need to communicate to employees.  What is less clear is how, from a practical stand point, should a business address …
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National Wage Case Decision 2019 and its Implications
3 months ago

National Wage Case Decision 2019 and its Implications

By  •  Employment

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) undertakes the National Wage Case each year to determine if, and to what level the minimum wage should be increased.  Today the FWC handed down …
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Drug Testing Standard Released after extensive consultation
3 months ago

Drug Testing Standard Released after extensive consultation

The requirement to manage risk in the workplace often calls up the need to undertake drug and alcohol testing, particularly in the industry of fuel wholesale, transport and retail.  There …
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Safety Blitz for Victoria highlights the need for Hazard and Compliance Walks to be done NOW
3 months ago

Safety Blitz for Victoria highlights the need for Hazard and Compliance Walks to be done NOW

By  •  Compliance

In response to a series of incidents in the greater Melbourne area safety regulators are visiting businesses storing and retailing hazardous chemicals in a proactive risk assessment and response capacity.


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Action required by all NSW Site Operators
4 months ago

Action required by all NSW Site Operators

By  •  Compliance

The NSW Environmental Protection Agency recently announced the expiry of all Class 2, 3 and 4 exemptions to the secondary leak detection requirements under the 2008 UPSS regulations, and has …
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New Labour Hire Laws in effect for Victorian operations
5 months ago

New Labour Hire Laws in effect for Victorian operations

By  •  Compliance

All labour hire providers, who provide recruitment, placement (and in some cases contractor management) to host businesses operating in Victoria, are required to be licenced by 29th September 2019.  Extensive …
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NMI Launches National Compliance Program; fuel retailers reminded to ensure bowser accuracy
10 months ago

NMI Launches National Compliance Program; fuel retailers reminded to ensure bowser accuracy

By  •  Information

The National Measurement Institute, the regulatory body that oversees weights and measures, has recently launched a national compliance campaign targeting fuel retail businesses.  NMI inspectors will be visiting sites across …
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Compliance to New Petrol Price Board laws in Tasmania
1 year ago

Compliance to New Petrol Price Board laws in Tasmania

The Hodgman Liberal Government is working hard to address cost of living concerns in Tasmania.

Petrol is a major household cost and our Code of Practice for Fuel Price Boards …
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More allegedly false Caltex franchisee wage records spark further legal action
2 years ago

More allegedly false Caltex franchisee wage records spark further legal action

The Fair Work Ombudsman has commenced another legal action alleging its attempt to audit a Caltex outlet in Sydney was obstructed by the franchisee providing falsified wage records.

Facing the …
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EPA Victoria UPSS Compliance Program moves into audit stage
3 years ago

EPA Victoria UPSS Compliance Program moves into audit stage

By  •  Compliance

The Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA VIC) has recently completed an education and self-assessment program designed to identify how well the regulatory and management requirements for UPSS has been understood …
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