Queensland Government embraces recommendations to protect workers from sham contracting

Reported by Haydee | 22 Dec, 2011

The Queensland Government will regularly conduct audits on employment-related provisions for State-Government-funded construction projects to ensure that “sham contracting” does not happen in the Queensland construction industry. A news release says that the audit was recommended in a report by the Industry Reference Group on sham contracting ordered by Industrial Relations Minister Cameron Dick. “Sham …