May 15 WhySwitchGirl

Win for QNMU members, Court finds no irregularity in ANMF election

Posted by at May 15, 2017 | Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

In a win for QNMU and ANMF members, the Federal Court has ruled there were no irregularities in the 2015 ANMF election for the position of Federal President and Federal…

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May 12 Kentz Pty Ltd v Communications, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Information, Postal, Plumbing and Allied Services Union of Australia (C2017/999)"

Fair Work Commission highlights the need for proper, clear drafting of agreements

Posted by at May 12, 2017 | Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

The recent decision of the Full Bench in the Fair Work Commission (FWC) in Kentz Pty Ltd v Communications, Electrical, Electronic, Energy, Information, Postal, Plumbing and Allied Services Union of…

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May 5 Unreasonable Management Action

QIRC accepts Direction after Inaccurate Training amounted to Unreasonable Management Action

Posted by at May 5, 2017 | Featured, Latest News, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation | No Comments

The Queensland Industrial Relations Commission has accepted that an employer’s conduct surrounding inaccurate No Go Zone training was unreasonable management action that caused miner’s injury.

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Mar 31 CFMEU ABCC case dropped

Court finds no reasonable prospect of success as ABCC case dropped

Posted by at March 31, 2017 | Featured, Industrial Relations, Latest News | No Comments

The Federal Court has found in favour of the CFMEU, with yet another ABCC case dropped after it was deemed they had no reasonable prospects of success. In October 2016…

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Mar 29 concrete-pour

Clayton v Jetcrete: The importance of expert evidence in personal injury litigation

Posted by at March 29, 2017 | Latest News, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation | No Comments

The recent decision of the District Court of Queensland in Clayton v Jetcrete Oz Pty Ltd serves as a reminder of the importance of credibility of and the reliability of…

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