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BHP wins appeal of unfair dismissal finding for worker over sex toy prank
Employment March 25, 2020 4:32 pm By Alison Eveleigh

BHP has successfully appealed a Fair Work Commission decision that found the mining giant had unfairly dismissed a worker after she placed a sex toy […]

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Union files FWC challenge after Qantas worker suspended for coronavirus warning
Employment March 9, 2020 2:48 pm By Miklos Bolza

Qantas is facing a Fair Work Commission lawsuit by the Transport Workers’ Union after the airline suspended an aircraft cleaner who raised concerns about coronavirus […]

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Crude joke no valid reason for dismissing ‘larrikin’ mine worker, FWC finds
Employment March 6, 2020 9:55 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Fair Work Commission has found that BHP’s decision to fire a mine worker and self-professed ‘larrikin’ for a single crude joke was unjustified, but […]

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BP worker fired over Hitler parody video to be reinstated after win on appeal
Employment February 28, 2020 4:50 pm By Miklos Bolza

A refinery worker sacked by BP over a parody Hitler video has won his job back after a Fair Work Commission appeals panel overturned a […]

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Bed Bath N’ Table casual’s shifts were regular enough for unfair dismissal protection, FWC says
Employment January 23, 2020 2:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A casual worker at Bed Bath N’ Table worked shifts that were sufficiently regular for her to bring an unfair dismissal claim against the homewares […]

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