Erin asks: If I normally work on a day when a public holiday falls but I’m sick on that day and so don’t go in, would I get penalty rates?Penalty rates are payable if people work on a public holiday, but aren’t paid if the day is taken off.
Liam asks: I’ve been doing the same work for about 10 years.
Eva asks: I am a cleaner and we clean toilets and showers.
Leon asks: My employer says she doesn’t have to pay me the amount set down in the Award as when I started working for her the Award said I was paid at a lower rate.
Casey asks: I’m working at a kitchen that is non-ventilated and is already reaching 33 degrees.