Heads Up for Businesses in Sydney Road Melbourne – WorkSafe is coming to see you!
WorkSafe Victoria plans to target businesses in Sydney Road, Melbourne, in a week-long blitz on uninsured employers.
Starting on 22 October, WorkSafe will visit businesses in and around Sydney Road to ensure they are meeting their workplace insurance obligations.
WorkSafe’s Director of Premium, Leanne Hughson, said mandatory premium payments by employers were the pillar of the WorkSafe scheme. “By making sure all employers pay the appropriate premium, we can continue to enforce the highest standards in workplace safety in Australia and guarantee every ill or injured Victorian worker has proper access to their entitlements,” she said
WorkSafe picked up over $800,000 in unpaid insurance premiums and associated penalties last financial year.
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