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  • National Employment Standards (NES) Self-Audit Tool

Use this document to conduct your own self-audit of compliance with your employer obligations under the National Employment Standards (NES) as outlined in the Fair Work Act 2009.

REMEMBER: Complying with the NES is only one area a Fair Work Audit of your business will look at. An audit by Fair Work Inspectors will also look at your HR practices regarding:

  • Leave entitlements
  • Pay & conditions
  • Time & wages records
  • Dismissal & bargaining
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HR Tactics specialises in offering this type of advice. Take advantage of our current offer, 30 minutes on the phone with an expert to tick off all compliance criteria.

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  • First Aid Kit Checklist

An itemised checklist for items you should have in a First Aid Kit, along with important considerations for keeping the kit up to date.

  • Meeting Agenda (including WHS consultation)

A professionally-composed meeting programme, with space for all required records.

  • WHS Training Attendance Record

An official document to record training attendees, details and document signatures.

  • Injury Incident Reporting Form

A comprehensive 2 page form to record all relevant details of injury or incident in the workplace.

  • Workplace Inspection Checklist

A generic inspection checklist for assessing the condition and safety of a workplace.

  • HRT Icon Fair 02 Workstation Ergonomics Checklist

A checklist guide to identify areas in a workstation that need to be addressed.

  • HR System Comparison Sheet

A framework for comparing different HR automation systems.


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