News: Workplace Investigations

Employees are getting braver at dobbing in their employers

Ever since the significant media coverage of celebrity chef George Calombaris underpaying his staff, employees have become more forthright about dobbing in employers who aren’t paying the correct wages. The…

Is there any best practice for dealing with workplace allegations?

In the final edition of the Culture and Complaints Series, we explore the best practice of dealing with allegations with Paula Bruce, Senior Workplace Relations Adviser. Do you have a…

Investigation Report Key Statistics: Edition 1

iHR Australia conduct independent investigations for a wide range of organisations. Through this work, we have compiled a collection of statistics to track trends in the workplace. These key statistics…

Anecdotal ‘case study’ – how a business could benefit from the HR Audit

Why a little bit of knowledge can be dangerous Many small to medium sized businesses are created from a great idea. This idea becomes a start-up and eventually develops into…

How can an organisation encourage complaints in the workplace?

In this week’s Culture and Complaints Series, we explore how to encourage complaints in the workplace with Paula Bruce, Senior Workplace relations Advisor. Do you have a culture or complaints…

When to mediate and when to investigate?

When to mediate and when to investigate? When a dispute occurs in your workplace, it can be challenging to know when to undertake a mediation or if an investigation is…

Are your employees on the right awards?

Did you know that award rates change fairly regularly? What about the fact that you might need more than one award within your organisation? For example, are you across the…

How to tell if you have a high or low risk workplace culture

In this week’s Culture and Complaints Series, we explore high and low risk workplace culture with Stephen Bell, iHR Managing Director and Senior Training Facilitator How can a business tell…

What do proposed changes to workplace sexual harassment rules mean for employers?

The recent announcement from the Federal Government stated there will be some fairly significant amendments to the Fair Work Act and the Sex Discrimination Act. John Boardman, iHR Australia Director…

Introducing the HR Health Check

How healthy is your organisation’s HR? We are proud to introduce iHR Australia’s HR Health Check Service. We have created this new service to help organisations assess the health and…