After a year of wrangling over missed breaks, understaffing, and the question of whether untaken breaks should be paid for again, the Finance Sector Union is taking it to court.
A new trend, however, is driving a greater divide between vaxxed and unvaxxed employees.
If your online order arrives rather late, it's not just because the system was overloaded; it may partly be because Amazon workers are sick of being ill-treated.
Activists are calling out the ecommerce giant's lack of effort in prioritising people and the planet. But the company says it takes its societal impact "very seriously".
The fine serves as a "warning" to all employers, especially in the not-for-profit sector, the Fair Work Ombudsman said.
Hospital officials are closely examining whether the temporary move to take workers off the roster would lead to terminations.
Lockdowns are not a sustainable solution, employers believe. Many are now expanding their policies against the unvaccinated.