Headshot-GeoffGeoff D’Souza, Senior Consultant, Claims Management
geoff@lawsonrisk.com.au    |    08 8210 2815   |   0448 890 048

Services and Capabilities

Geoff is part of a motivated and results driven injury management and safety team that produces exceptional results using highly developed analytical and strategic skills to implement efficient and practical injury management systems in a fair and equitable manner with a focus on continuous improvement.

Geoff has over 20 year industry experience in injury management working for Return to Work SA agents and Self-Insurance environments.

His goal is to achieve client’s key performance indicators.

Geoff has a broad range of competent business skills which include:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience of the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1986 as amended.
  • Application and knowledge of the Return to Work Act 2014
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Developed and implemented an injury management system/strategy with a team environment which achieved the highest return to work and claim closure rate that exceeded set targets.
  • Geoff has successfully managed a self-insured licence over 3 jurisdictions in injury management and OH&S reducing liability each year.
  • Strong client service focus and proven ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of people.
  • Outstanding time management and organisational skills.
  • Outstanding and thorough decision making skills.

Professional Background

  • Senior Consultant –Claims Management, Lawson Risk Management Services.
  • Group Manager, Employers Mutual Ltd.
  • Team Leader, Employers Mutual Ltd.
  • Team Leader, Vero Workers Compensation Pty. Ltd.
  • Rehabilitation Consultant, Effective Consulting & Rehabilitation.
  • Workers Compensation Manager – Western, Mayne Nickless Limited.
  • Senior Case Manager, Zurich Workers compensation (SA Limited).
  • Case Manager, WorkCover Corporation

Education and Professional Membership

  • Accredited Certification in OH&S Management, National Council of Australia
  • Certificate IV in Frontline Management
  • Certificate III in Business
  • Medical Terminology Course
  • Leading and Managing People
  • WorkCover Injury Manager Accreditation
  • WorkCover WA Certificate in Rehabilitation Management