Workers may need safeguards in new Jobkeeper scheme

Play
Stop
 
 
Photo by Joshua Rodriguez on Unsplash

The JobKeeper scheme has provided a lifeline and some hope that businesses can stay alive during the Covid 19 lockdown. However the fact that all money is delivered into the hands of employers and that many usual work conditions are suspended for 6 months  has led to worries that it could be abused by unscrupulous employers.

Download Audio

The Wire is produced in partnership by

Contributor Stations

Supporters and Program Distribution