| By Leila Reypour
Did you know:
- it is illegal for an employer to treat you any differently to other workers based on your gender, religion, culture or nationality?
- you may be entitled to higher pay for working at night, on the weekend or during a public holiday?
- your employer cannot dismiss you if you are away from work temporarily due to illness?
- The Fair Work Ombudsman provides a free service to all people working in Australia. They have a range of information available on their website to help you understand your rights at work.
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