Ai Group boss Ines Wallax said the system of negotiating with businesses has become a “minefield” for employers, and he will make changes that include providing “hypothetical” jobs and the list is not taken into account when honest work evaluates new agreements. .
ACCI Executive Director Andrew McKellar said the employers’ lobby would raise “practical and sensible reforms” to the BOOT. “It should be part of the fight against declining business negotiations.”
BCA chief Jennifer Westcott said the Labor election was “a chance to seize the opportunity and end the stalemate in workplace relations, rebuild the Hawk Keating negotiation system to boost productivity and allow Australians to earn more”.
Australian Trade Union Secretary Sally McManus said Australians at polling stations had made it clear that they wanted wages to go forward rather than backward.
“A lot of important issues such as skills and immigration need to be discussed at the jobs summit, and we are for that,” she said.
The office of Labor Labor spokesman Tony Burke, who has not yet been sworn in as government, declined to comment.
Labor has a broad agenda in labor relations, which includes employment under the Honest Labor Act, overhauling the concert economy, eliminating gender inequality in the workplace, supporting the elderly wage bill, and abolishing oversight bodies. which she considers politicized.
Among his first actions will be the submission to the annual review of Fair Work wages, which approves the increase in wages for low-paid workers after Albanese said during the campaign that he “absolutely” supports the increase in line with inflation of 5.1 percent.
Labor has also vowed to get rid of the Building and Construction Commission of Australia, which they say has been used overwhelmingly to fight the trade union movement.
Vilax asked during a forum on Monday what would happen next: “How do we achieve regulation of one of the largest busy sectors of the economy, which is known for industrial shocks?”
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