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WA Director jailed and record fine for company following workplace fatality

04-06-21 | timer
A company director has been sentenced to two years and two months' imprisonment following breaches of WA's occupational safety and health duty provisions.

NSW Government ends COVID-19 extension of construction working days

31-05-21 | timer
The Environmental Planning and Assessment (COVID-19 Development – Construction Work Days) Order 2020 (NSW) will end on Monday 7 June 2021.

Victorian budget 2021-22: Changes to stamp duty and land tax

31-05-21 | timer
The Government delivered its budget on 20 May, which included increases in the rates of stamp duty and land tax and also announced a new "windfall gains tax".

Psychosocial risks to be covered by WHS Regulations

27-05-21 | timer
Federal, State and Territory Ministers who are responsible for work health and safety met and voted to amend the model Work Health and Safety Regulations.

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Sparke Helmore proud to be recognised as Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (2018/19 and 2019/20)

Sparke Helmore Lawyers has been recognised two years running as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). Click here to read more.

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