Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status

FORMER employees of the now defunct Sub-Zero labour hire firm have secured a victory with the Federal Court ruling that it is wrong to consider a 25% casual loading as an offset of the rights these workers would have had as permanent employees.

Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status Former Sub-Zero employees win Federal Court victory over permanent status

The employees of Sub-Zero worked as permanents but were engaged under a contract.

When Sub-Zero went into insolvency its employees made claims under the Fair Entitlements Guarantee scheme.