penalty rates Archives - Inside FMCG
Cuts to penalty rate were made with the promise of longer hours and more jobs. Here’s what really happened.
Two years on, what has happened with penalty rates?
Supermarket giant implements higher weekend penalty rates.
Worker groups want $50-a-week increase on salaries.
MP George Christensen says bill as it stands lacks clarity.
Pharmacists are one of the lowest paid workers in Australia, says union boss.
CEO Peter Strong says the Fair Work Commission shows more compassion and thought for workers.
“The damage is the same – people will be losing real money.”
Industry divided on penalty rates as Professional Pharmacists Australia claims slashing penalty rates will hurt community pharmacy.