FRI
1:37PM

Worker wellbeing system flagged after Royal Commission

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk, Research and reports
Providing trauma-exposed emergency workers with easy access to an Australian-first support facility, as recommended by the Royal Commission into Victoria's mental health system, will ensure they receive targeted treatment and are far less likely to suffer from severe psychological injuries or substance abuse, according to a union and the State Government.
WED
2:24PM

Effective WHS frameworks prevent harassment: review

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk, Research and reports
Preventing workplace s-xual harassment hinges on WHS frameworks that shift "the obligation from victims reporting harassment to employers managing risk" - a PCBU duty receiving increasing attention from safety regulators, the review of harassment in the South Australian Parliament has shown.

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