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If I have a specialists medical certificate, deeming me unfit for full duties, and can only lift no more than 2kg, can my supervisor direct me to do full duties.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

New South wales

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

Im not sure I understand the question, sorry. I am asking for my daughter, who is a full time employee, and a union member.

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

if you have presented the certificate to your employer, they cannot ask you to lift items that you cannot do.

have you raised a formal complaint to the employer yet ?

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