November 2012
Timothy Graham v Bankstown District Sports Club Ltd [2012] FWA 7977 FWA has again recently highlighted the importance of conducting workplace training, stating that while policies and procedures are a good starting place for developing the right culture and workplace attitudes, they will prove useless unless supported by training that is effective in both content...
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Barraclough v WorkCover Queensland [2012] QDC 321 Background: The applicant/claimant had an assessed injury for chemical burns to her hand, but claimed reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD) in her Notice of Claim for Damages (NOC), which was not assessed or accepted by WorkCover Queensland (WorkCover). WorkCover considered the NOC was not ‘compliant’ because the applicant did...
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Joss v Boral Bricks Pty Ltd [2012] FWA 8203 In a win highlighting the importance of workplace safety, FCB recently acted on behalf of Boral Bricks Pty Ltd and successfully defended an unfair dismissal proceeding arbitrated by FWA. The important lesson all employers can take away from this decision is how critical it is to...
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