The ALP has always campaigned on a platform of putting workers first - so it came as no surprise when Bill Shorten and his team launched a steadfast campaign to tackle the national underpayment crisis.
On May 10th 2017, Greens MP Adam Bandt proposed an addition to the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017, centred around the recovery of unpaid amounts for franchisee employees.
In March 2017, the Turnbull Government introduced an amendment to the Fair Work Act 2009, in a bid to combat the ongoing and escalating issue of worker exploitation and wage fraud in Australian workplaces.
We’ve put together an insider’s guide highlighting six ways you could be blowing out your labour budget. And we’ve backed them up with some clever tips on how to keep your wages in check, without compromising on productivity.