Lawson’s Welcome Our Newest Team Member

We are excited to announce that we have welcomed our newest team member Deborah Irving who commenced on Monday 4 September 2017. Debb joins our Claims Management team as a Senior Claims Manager bringing several years experience in workers compensation and self-insurance industry. Debb’s previous role included managing complex, high risk claims from inception to… Read more »

Living with Covid

In the attached, we have attempted to summarise the information coming to us, we have provided some practical advice on mitigating the risk and a list of questions we recommend asking upon lodgement of a claim. Discussion Paper – Living with COVID In coming weeks, Lawson and Duddy Shopov will be hosting open discussions over… Read more »

Coronavirus: how to meet OHS obligations for working from home

When working from home, employees are still covered under the Work Health and Safety Act 2012 (SA), which means employers have an obligation to make sure the health and safety of their employees is maintained when they work at home. Employers should consider a range of factors including communication requirements, managing workflow, use of equipment,… Read more »

COVID-19 resources for health professionals and aged care providers

Safe Work Australia have published a collection of resources for health professionals, including aged care providers, pathology providers and healthcare managers, about coronavirus (COVID-19). Click on the following COVID-19 resources link to be directed to the Australian Government Department of Health website.

New guidance for labour hire available

With Labour hire laws in the spot light recently, Safe Work Australia have published The guide, Labour hire: duties of persons conducting a business or undertaking, to assist Australian businesses in understanding their obligations under the WHS legislation. The guide provides practical information for labour hire and host PCBU’s on their roles before and during the placement of… Read more »

Lawson’s sponsor the 2019 Closing the Loop State Conference

Lawson’s are proud sponsors of the Closing the Loop state Injury Prevention and RTW conference on Thursday 18 July 2019 at Adelaide Oval. The conference provides the platform to explore emerging and poorly understood risks in the world of work and wellness. It will provide a thought-provoking insight into a range of subject areas and will appeal… Read more »