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        Occupational Health & Safety

        Within the Queensland market, we are recognised specialists in Occupational Health and Safety and have one of the largest practices in the State. The strength of our OH&S practice is a combination of three key factors: legal expertise, practical workplace experience and effective risk management.

        We advise on all elements of OH&S for employers, including:

        • Auditing workplaces
        • Advice on compliance matters, and the operation of Federal and State workplace, health and safety legislation and State-based industry-specific safety legislation
        • Comcare-related work
        • Conducting accident investigations on behalf of clients
        • Defending prosecutions brought by various Divisions of Workplace Health and Safety
        • Appearances at Coronial Inquests and Mining Warden Enquiries
        • Negotiating and drafting enforceable undertakings on behalf of employers

        Jamie McPherson

        • Managing Director (Australia)

        Damian Hegarty

        • Principal Lawyer

        Matthew Smith

        • Principal Lawyer // Head of Employment, Safety & Regulatory (Australia)

        Andrew Ross

        • Supervising Lawyer

        Matthew Giles

        • Senior Associate