No we’re not talking about the fraught relationships of restauranteurs and wait staff.
Rather the ABC has a piece on findings by the Fair Work Ombudsman:
The Fair Work Ombudsman audited 180 restaurants across Canberra between November 2011 and March this year.
It found 105 businesses, or 59 per cent, were in breach.
Of those in breach, nearly half were not paying employees the correct wages, a third had poor record-keeping, and the remainder had both.
An investigation into one business is continuing.
After the audit, almost $280,000 was repaid to 482 workers.
They’re doing a follow up audit in August.