OHS

OHS is Occupational Health and Safety, sometimes known as Workplace Health and Safety or WHS.

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Pursuant to the Senate Order on agency contracts, the table linked below sets out contracts entered into by the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) or the former Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate (trading as Fair Work Building & Construction (FWBC), which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more
19 August 2018
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In response to queries, the ABCC provides the following guidance to code covered entities on their obligations under section 16 of the Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016. Section 16 of the Code does not require any action to be taken where an employer has authorised the absence of their workers.
17 October 2018
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On Friday 1 June 2018 the Fair Work Commission announced a 3.5% increase to the minimum wage. The increase applies from the first full pay period starting on or after 1 July 2018. The increase affects the minimum wage in modern awards, as well as allowances that are based on the minimum rate of pay.
5 June 2018
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Employers must provide the Fair Work Information Statement to all new employees. This provision is one of the ten National Employment Standards (NES).
19 August 2018
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The High Court has refused the CFMMEU special leave to appeal against a Full Federal Court decision that imposed maximum penalties of $306,000 on the union for the unlawful conduct of its former Queensland President Dave Hanna.
6 December 2018
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Quarterly reports under the BCIIP Act Each quarter of each financial year we prepare and submit to the Minister a report on the performance of the ABC Commissioner’s functions and the exercise of the ABC Commissioner’s powers during that quarter. We do this in accordance with section 20 of the BCIIP Act.
19 August 2018
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We are committed to providing websites that are accessible to everyone in the community. This is a requirement under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992.
12 September 2018
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Picketing of building sites or ancillary sites is unlawful if the picket satisfies both of the following two criteria.First—if the picket involves any of the following:
19 August 2018
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What are the examination powers of the ABCC? During an investigation, the ABC Commissioner may apply to the AAT for a notice to require a person to:
19 August 2018
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10 January 2020

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