WA Government mandatory workplace Covid vaccinations Part 3

The WA government is currently in the process of preparing directions under the Public Health Act which according to the…

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WA Government mandatory workplace Covid vaccinations Part 2

Yesterday I published a post which expressed my opinion as to the legal foundations for the WA government’s powers to…

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WA Government mandatory workplace Covid vaccinations Part 1

  Over the next several days I will endeavour to explain how the WA State government intends entirely lawfully to…

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STOP PRESS FIFO resources workers vaccine mandatory rules

Here is a link to the WA government’s just released rules concerning mandatory covid 19 vaccines for resources workers in…

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WA mandatory vaccinations for mining sector

Last week the Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan announced new Covid 19 rules requiring mandatory vaccinations for, he said, fly…

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Are mandatory vaccinations in workplaces lawful and fair?

In a startlingly divergent decision of three members of the Fair Work Commission in an unfair dismissal case about whether…

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Mandatory Covid 19 vaccinations and unfair dismissal

The Fair Work Commission has determined that an aged residential care employee who had consistently for years refused to have…

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Vaccinations, workplaces and the law

Although it is not technically the place of the Fair Work Ombudsman’s Office to proffer advice about an employer’s legal…

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Covid lock downs and workplaces

As a matter of ordinary contract law, it is likely that in most circumstances during the Covid 19 pandemic, an…

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Covid 19, vaccines and the workplace

The Fair Work Commission has determined that an aged residential care employee who had consistently for years refused to have…

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