Lawson’s welcome our newest Team Member – Emma Condon

Text Welcome to the team on the blackboard on the desk with office business accessories

We are excited to announce that we have welcomed our newest team member Emma Condon who commenced on Monday 26 June 2018. Emma joins our Claims Management team as a Senior Claims Manager bringing several years knowledge and experience in workers compensation and the self-insurance industry. Emma’s previous roles included managing high risk, long term and complex… Read more »

Enforcement date for labour-hire scheme postponed in SA

laborhire

The planned enforcement date for South Australia’s new labour-hire licensing scheme has been delayed by a minimum of five months. The labour-hire scheme was established to make it more difficult for “rogue” labour-hire operators to ignore appropriate WHS standards, underpay workers or exploit visa workers. The scheme commenced on 1 March, and Consumer and Business Services was scheduled to… Read more »

Breaking news: We’re all in this together – changes to Chain of Responsibility for transport safety effective 1 October

Chain of Responsibility

The process of reform of the transport and logistics industry will commence its national implementation (excluding Western Australia and the Northern Territory) from 1 October 2018. The reform process began with the Heavy Vehicle National Law 2014 (the HVNL), which was first introduced in Queensland (as the host jurisdiction) then adopted in New South Wales,… Read more »

Lawson’s sponsor Closing the Loop Conference 2018

Square Logo 2018 PNG (002)

As leading industry experts, Lawson Risk Management Services are proud to be sponsors of the upcoming “Closing the Loop 2018 Conference”. Closing the Loop has been the industry calendar highlight for many years and continues to be recognised as the day to attend for the latest information, trends and updates in WHS, workforce wellness and… Read more »

The Future of Work Health and Safety

Workplace safety futures

Safe Work Australia in partnership with the CSIRO published a report recently on the impact of emerging trends on work health and safety (WHS) and worker’s compensation. New technologies and ways of working introduce new risks and challenges for WHS and workers’ compensation, but also have the potential to make work safer and reduce workplace… Read more »