The past year has seen an extraordinary amount of significant wage-theft cases. The largest of which have come from some of the most
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Being a young person in the world of work can mean having to navigate a minefield. Wage-theft, unsafe work practices and bullying and harassment are
The leader of the global trade union movement, Sharan Burrow, has stated that the scale and severity of Australia's wage-theft crisis is "among the
More than half of young workers aged under 25 have experienced wage-theft in the past 12 months according to UnionsACT’s latest annual youth survey.
What hides behind closed doors, often operates deliberately and leaves a hole in the pockets of young workers? You guessed it. It’s wage-theft.