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OHS Harmonisation - Be prepared for the new Work Health & Safety Act 2011

Tuesday 28 June, 2011 | Tags: Workplace and Employment Policy;

Harmonisation of Australia's OHS laws is set to go from 1 January 2012. Queensland Safe Work Bill has passed through Parliament and the count down has started for businesses to make sure their workplace health and safety arrangments will be compliant with changes to our health and safety legislation. This guide gives an overview of the new legislation, a checklist on getting ready and, information on the ways that CCIQ can assist your business in being prepared. Read more.

Electricity price setting approach destructive to Queensland business

Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Today’s decision by the Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) to further increase electricity prices by 6.60 per cent is proof that the current Benchmark Retail Cost Index (BRCI) price determination process needs an urgent overhaul, according to peak industry body Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland. Read more.