Dec 13 Over $198,000 backpay for mine workers plus fines for Rio Tinto

Over $198,000 backpay for mine workers plus fines for Rio Tinto

Posted by at December 13, 2018 | Latest News, Employment, Industrial Relations, Featured | No Comments

Regular readers of the Hall Payne blog will recall our April 2018 article “Rio Tinto fined again for breach of Hail Creek enterprise agreement”. That story related to breach of…

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Dec 11 Lost Super Pension Win in the High Court

Super Decision: High Court allows recovery of dying man’s lost superannuation payments

Posted by at December 11, 2018 | Latest News, Disability and Super, Featured | No Comments

Most Australian workers will have superannuation. They will have a fund balance which comprises contributions made over their years of employment. Most will have insurance options; primarily TPD insurance and…

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Dec 4 Do I have to answer police questions?

If Police want to speak to me, do I have to answer their questions?

Posted by at December 4, 2018 | Latest News, Criminal, Featured | No Comments

As part of general Police investigations into criminal offences, they will want to interview a number of people about the matter. This could include witnesses, experts and suspects. If you…

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Nov 27 Casual employee versus permanent employee

Are you a casual employee? You may not be according to this recent decision

Posted by at November 27, 2018 | Latest News, Employment, Featured | No Comments

Debate is raging in Parliament, businesses, unions, households and in the media regarding current levels of workplace security. The union movement is strongly pursuing a campaign called ‘Change the Rules’…

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Nov 20 Hall Payne secure workplace injury entitlements for Northern Territory worker

Hall Payne secure workplace injury entitlements for Northern Territory worker

Posted by at November 20, 2018 | Latest News, Personal Injury, Featured, Workers' Compensation | No Comments

Workers compensation claims are rarely black and white. Clients regularly seek our assistance because their workers compensation claim has been rejected or they have not received their full entitlements. This…

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