Government workplace department underpaid employees

By Kat Wong
Updated October 25 2023 - 12:30pm, first published 12:25pm
Nearly 100 workers at the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations were underpaid. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
Nearly 100 workers at the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations were underpaid. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

The government department that is supposed to ensure Australians have "safe, secure and well-paid work" underpaid its own employees, and spent three times more on legal advice than on workers' compensation.

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