National Safe Work Month

By | October 5th, 2017|Health & Safety, HR, Industrial Relations, News|

October is National Safe Work Month. Safe Work Australia has released the Key Work Health and Safety statistics for 2017 [...]

Queensland tightens its workplace health and safety framework.

By | August 23rd, 2017|Health & Safety, HR, News|

By Carlen Lowe. Following the workplace tragedy at Eagle Farm racecourse and the heartbreaking incident at Dreamworld last year, the [...]

Five things employers should do following a workplace accident

By | July 13th, 2017|Health & Safety, HR, News|

By Carlen Lowe  “Every action in the present prepare us for the future.” ― Lailah GiftyAkita It is something every [...]

Employer’s liability and management of employee fatigue

By | July 4th, 2017|Health & Safety, HR, News, Staff Policies and Processes|

By Carlen Lowe, Associate and Clint Kanther, Senior Associate - BTLawyers You’ve got an employee who’s just finished working four [...]

How FIT is your OHS system?

By | February 22nd, 2017|Health & Safety|

By Georgina Wong, Senior Associate, BTLawyers I frequently encounter businesses that are overwhelmed by never-ending obligations to comply with occupational [...]