Woolworths to pay casual staff required to self isolate

The SDA congratulates Woolworths for its decision to pay casual staff required to self-isolate as a consequence of COVID-19. The company is demonstrating corporate leadership and community responsibility as Australia comes to terms of this significant threat to the nation’s … Continued

Underpayment of wages is now a full blown epidemic.

Over the past year, there have been numerous reports of large-scale underpayments and payroll errors impacting salaried workers. In response to this, the SDA launched an industry wide audit of all retail brands calling on them to check their systems … Continued

How our retail industry can continue to thrive

Opinion piece by SDA Secretary Josh Peak featured in the Advertiser It’s hard to imagine what our life would be like without our retail industry. Day in and day out – retail workers help us feed our families, put clothes … Continued