Two operators of a beauty salon will front court for allegedly underpaying the minimum wages of two Chinese nationals.

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09th Sept. 2020 2:09 PM

Fair Work Ombudsman advice explains where workers stand if they or a family member has COVID-19 or is asked to...

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01st April 2020 12:04 PM

A Gold Coast company could face a penalty of up to $31,500 if found guilty of failing to pay employees.

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27th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

A popular Brisbane northside cafe has been accused of ripping off some of its young staff by telling them part of their...

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23rd Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

A beloved fast-food joint founded by a celebrity chef has revealed its shock closure, becoming the latest victim of our...

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14th Oct. 2019 3:10 PM

From July 1, around 2.2 million Aussie workers will get a little extra cash in their pockets. Are you one of them?

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30th May 2019 11:05 AM

AN INDUSTRIAL law firm has warned employers who refuse to allow employees to take leave to attend this month's union rally...

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15th Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

A REMINDER that employers can dock workers' pay by four hours if they take part in unprotected industrial action has been...

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10th Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

A MEATWORKS company is involved in a Fair Work investigation amid allegations foreign workers' rights were abused.

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13th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

The Fair Work Ombudsman report said one cafe in Rockhampton had underpaid four employees more than $900

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08th Aug. 2018 6:08 PM

Court hears what the Fair Work Ombudsman says these mushroom pickers should have been earning.

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10th Oct. 2017 6:10 PM

Brisbane Market supplier Troy Marland denies he and his company, Marland Mushrooms Qld Pty Ltd, underpaid 406 workers...

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09th Oct. 2017 4:10 PM

A MEDIA firm covering regional Queensland has allegedly underpaid 23 young journalists more than 300,000 in less than 18...

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04th Aug. 2017 11:08 AM

THE Fair Work Ombudsman will target random Wide Bay businesses as part of a new compliance campaign.

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21st April 2017 7:04 AM

BREAKING: A Sunshine Coast company and its owner have been fined almost $230,000 for deliberately...

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28th March 2017 11:03 AM

RECENT raids targeting illegal farming operations have prompted a warning from the Fair Work Ombudsman for horticulture...

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07th March 2017 5:03 AM

A Fair Work Ombudsmen investigation found the centre owed 10 former employees $82,637 in total. The current centre manager...

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06th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

MEMBER for Hinkler Keith Pitt says the findings in the Fair Work Ombudsman report regarding backpacker treatment are...

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15th Oct. 2016 3:10 PM

BACKPACKERS visiting Bundaberg are being ripped off and exploited by unscrupulous employers with many not complaining in...

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15th Oct. 2016 12:10 PM

Boonah business caught ripping off foreign workers

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28th Sept. 2016 5:09 PM

A Granite Belt farm has been fined almost $70,000 for ripping off 417 visa-holders, according to Fair Work Australia.

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26th Sept. 2016 10:09 AM

WORKERS on a Coffs Coast blueberry farm were forced to work 36 days straight by their labour hire syndicate employer.

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28th Aug. 2016 12:08 PM

A MOTHER and her business partner son brewed up $196,000 in penalties after ripping off five staff.

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04th Aug. 2016 7:08 AM

The Fair Work Ombudsman catches fashion retailer underpaying $162,100 to 36 staff across Australia.

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29th July 2016 8:07 AM

Melbourne 7-Eleven franchisees have been fined $150,000.

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05th July 2016 6:07 PM

THE Fair Work Ombudsman has been successful in obtaining an Order that will serve as a warning to company directors, where...

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05th July 2016 7:07 AM

DOZENS of international students and working holiday visa-holders are among farm workers in regional Queensland who have...

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28th June 2016 2:06 PM

There were allegations of threatening and intimidating behaviours towards trolley collectors at Woolworths’ sites in...

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26th June 2016 11:06 AM

LABOUR hire scams could be prevented if a Fair Work Ombudsman was based out of the Wide Bay, a Queensland parliamentary...

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16th June 2016 5:06 AM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt said that a re-elected Coalition Government would strengthen existing workplace laws to ensure better...

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24th May 2016 4:05 PM

A STUDY of corporate regulatory bodies has uncovered widespread misconduct in Australia’s private sector while corporate...

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03rd May 2016 5:05 AM

AUTHORITIES say they may not be able contact a man accused of ripping off foreign workers of more than $77,000.

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19th Jan. 2016 10:01 AM

QUEENSLAND horticulture’s peak body Growcom is frustrated a labour hire company has placed the industry under the spotlight...

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14th Jan. 2016 5:01 AM

EMPLOYERS in the health and social services industries will be under the Fair Work Ombudsman’s spotlight next year.

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15th Dec. 2015 5:12 PM

THE Fair Work Ombudsman has taken the former owners of a Melbourne 7-Eleven franchise to court for allegedly short-changing...

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12th Oct. 2015 6:10 PM

EMPLOYEES at 7-Eleven stores around the country have been underpaid and overworked, and the company’s head office has known...

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31st Aug. 2015 5:08 PM

THE owner-operator of Bundaberg’s Nodaji Sushi restaurant and three other sushi bars underpaid four young foreign workers...

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23rd July 2015 6:07 AM

A MARINE services company that allegedly underpaid a Jamaican worker $44,000 while he repaired vessels in Brisbane is...

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09th Sept. 2014 1:09 PM

TROLLEY collectors working for large and small supermarkets are receiving as little as $5/hour with some workers not being...

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29th Aug. 2014 3:08 PM

RED Rooster has paid back almost $350,000 in wages to underpaid staff following action by the Fair Work Ombudsman.

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27th Aug. 2014 12:08 PM

A GROUP of young interns who worked full-time for almost three months without pay, are owed $30,000 after the company...

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12th Aug. 2014 3:08 PM

ALLEGATIONS of “unscrupulous operators” using working holiday-maker visas to attract free labour in regional areas have...

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04th Aug. 2014 4:08 PM

FAIR Work Ombudsman inspectors will return to Caboolture strawberry farms this week for further checks on payments to...

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04th Aug. 2014 12:08 PM

EMPLOYERS should make sure they are paying their workers on the minimum wage the right amounts, as the new increased wage...

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27th June 2014 3:06 PM

Fair Work inspectors will visit Bundaberg farms to ensure seasonal workers are being paid correct wages and...

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23rd June 2014 3:06 PM

PIZZA Hut employees have been without pay or work after the store on Ruthven and Stenner St was forced to close.

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04th Feb. 2014 10:02 AM

A TAKEAWAY noodle bar on Bourbong St has allegedly underpaid a Chinese cook almost $100,000 in less than three years

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20th Jan. 2014 5:01 PM

THE Fair Work Ombudsman has launched a new helpline for small business people to easier meet their workplace relations...

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06th Dec. 2013 1:12 PM

THE Fair Work Ombudsman has moved to put the small business sector at ease, saying it is there to help.

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28th Nov. 2013 2:11 PM

UP TO 7000 food outlets can expect a letter this week as part of a three-year campaign by the Fair Work Ombudsman to ensure...

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18th Nov. 2013 12:11 PM