Aug 19

Worker Loses Constructive Dismissal Case

Posted by Dave Griffith

Wheelchair company technician Glen MacMillan has lost his Employment Relations Authority grievance claim for constructive and unjustified dismissal. He was employed by┬áSeating to Go Limited (STGL), a provider of specialised wheelchair and seating assessment services for the Ministry of Health and ACC. His employers received a written complaint about a visit Mr MacMillan…

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Jul 11

ESR calls for ‘herbal highs’ to be regulated

Posted by admin

New research by Environmental Science and Research (ESR) shows that Synthetic cannabis products contain an alarming cocktail of chemicals whose side-effects are largely unknown. ESR tested 43 of the ‘legal’ herbal highs available in New Zealand and found that all of them contain at least one synthetic cannabinoid – and in many cases…

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Nov 2

Immigration NZ calls for increasing vigilance over people trafficking

Posted by IMZ

The Immigration service of the Department of Labour has begun a campaign to make people more aware of potential people trafficking.

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