Five years on: 10 things we've learnt about the Work Health & Safety Act

Posted by Craig Thornton

Webinar Background

This webinar recording is ideal for safety practitioners from Australia and New Zealand who want to gain an insight into the effectiveness of the law to date and its impact so far in Australia.

In this webinar we were joined by Michael Tooma.  Michael is a partner of the law firm Clyde & Co based in Sydney, Australia. Michael is one of the leading lawyers on workplace safety in Australia and is on the Ministerial Advisory Panel on Safety Legislation Reform. 



The Work Health and Safety Act 2012 has been in place in most Australian jurisdictions for over 5 years.  There is now a sufficient body of case law and practical experiences to assess its effectiveness.  Michael presents his top 10 observations of the Act.

Watch this 60 minute video to understand the impact this law has on your business. 

Here are the slides and here is the link to Michaels book.


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