201510.21
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Drug and Alcohol Testing: The Building Code

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By Partner John Vizzone On 16 October 2015 new laws came into effect which require a work health and safety regime in respect of alcohol and drug testing on commonwealth worksites. The new laws apply to those in the construction industry who are principal contractors on sites that have at least 50% of total funding…

201411.11
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‘Tis the Season to be Merry…and Careful

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By John Vizzone For most businesses christmas time represents the end of another year and the chance for employers to celebrate the year with their hard-working employees with a christmas party. Whether it is a long boozy lunch or an evening cocktail party, the work christmas party is entrenched in the Australian psyche. And while…

201308.19
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VRA Tip of the Week: Fair Work Information Statement

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VRA Tip of the Week: Fair Work Information Statement Did You Know? Did you know that most employers by law must give every new employee a Fair Work Information Statement? Failure to do so could result in penalties in the vicinity of $33,000 for businesses! You should ensure that you give a copy of the…