A recent application to the Fair Work Commission dealt with a situation of an employer’s WHS duty regarding fatigue and an employee who was working 2 full time jobs. The employee was reluctantly dismissed from one of the jobs. Ryan Murphy from Bartier Perry Lawyers has written an informative article, Is Two Jobs Too Many? Fatigue in the Workplace, about this.
A media release from the NSW Government says the program is a “free workplace health service that provides businesses with tools and support on healthy eating, weight and physical activity which include free confidential checks for workers”.
A survey of train commuters found that
62 per cent agreed their colleagues could benefit from a free workplace health program
60 per cent agreed their workplace could benefit from having individual health checks
68 per cent agreed they should be more active during the work day