HSA Breaks down new laws for casual workers

by HSA Admin • April 22, 2021

On 27 March 2021, the Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia’s Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill 2021 (“FW Amendment Act”) commenced operating. The FW Amendment Act changes the definition of a “casual employee” in the Fair Work Act 2009 (“FW Act”) and inserts casual conversion conditions into the National Employment Standards (“NES”). What does a casual […]


“You could come to my room and I’d lock you in” Hair stylist shares her story

by HSA Admin • April 7, 2021

Many hair stylists are subject to unacceptable levels of bullying and harassment, and often feel as though there is no support when they need help. Today, we’re sharing a story from one of our members, told in her own words, after she was sexually harassed by a client at work. – I had been working […]


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