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Australian casual staff will lose out on $39 billion in entitlements as part of the Morrison government’s proposed transformation of insecure work

The Morrison government is introducing sweeping reforms to Australia’s casual workforce, redefining casual employment, reducing entitlements, and introducing criminal penalties for wage theft. Casual workers will theoretically be entitled to an offer of a permanent position after 12 months tenure and six months of scheduled hours – but businesses will […]
Australian casual staff will lose out on $39 billion in entitlements as part of the Morrison government’s proposed transformation of insecure work