Tackling workplace violence

It can happen anywhere This checklist aims to help employers develop their own violence prevention policies and procedures, and help employees better understand the strategies and initiatives they can use to protect themselves. Research suggests that an effective violence prevention policy is multi-faceted and incorporates a range of strategies after considering individual, organisational and situational … Read more Tackling workplace violence

The Fair Work Commission gets tough

THE FAIR WORK COMMISSION  wants to see a management system in place to manage workplace issues. They need to see your consultative processes, and your risk management plan to cover possible workplace disruptions such as bullying claims and unfair dismissal claims. Since January 2014, the Fair Work Commission has been authorised to issue an “order … Read more The Fair Work Commission gets tough