A national audit of the security industry has found that hundreds of thousands of dollars has been underpaid to employees.
The Fair Work Omsbudsman found that 11 businesses underpay their workers, and another 8 had faulty records or pay slips. That makes nearly half of the industry in violation of the Fair Work Act. Nearly 200 workers were underpaid $39,000 in total.
Nearly 500,000 dollars has been underpaid across the country.