GOLD COAST WORKERS BACK PAID $56,000 AFTER OMBUDSMAN INTERVENES
Written on the 1 August 2016
TWO workers who were fired from a Gold Coast business without being paid annual leave entitlements will receive $56,000 after intervention by the Fair Work Ombudsman.
The family business has made a repayment plan after working with the Ombudsman.
The two employees worked for the business for nine years, were let go without being paid for the accrued leave, or wages in lieu of notice.
The Fair Work Ombudsman has made three other recent recoveries on the Gold Coast: