New Fair Work Handbook for employers

The Fair Work Ombudsman has published a Fair Work Handbook to assist employers better understand the Fair Work Act and their obligations under workplace laws, as well as prevent and resolve workplace issues in their businesses.

Fair Work Ombudsman Executive Director for Education and Major Employers, Lynda McAlary-Smith, encourages employers to combine the Handbook with their workplace policies and procedures to create a single source of information for employees and managers.

She also encourages use of the Handbook in conjunction with the letter and document templates available on the Fair Work Ombudsman website.

“The Fair Work Handbook helps employers understand their obligations and how to apply them within their business. It can also assist employers and managers in dealing with employee enquiries about workplace laws and will help in resolving any issues that arise.” Ms McAlary-Smith said.

Workers or employers seeking support should get in touch with the Fair Work Ombudsman via the website or call the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94.

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