John is a workplace health and safety and
environmental law practitioner. His particular focus is advising and representing
large companies and their management in industrial, workplace health and safety
and environmental law. He represents a number of large corporations in a range
of industries including transport, manufacturing, construction, agriculture,
energy, retail and health care.
He provides advice on workplace safety and
environmental legislative compliance, assisting in the investigation of
workplace incidents and defending or mitigating criminal prosecutions commenced
by safety and environmental regulators for breaches of legislation.
He devotes a significant amount of time to proactively
addressing health and safety and environmental compliance, including educating
and training his clients on a range of safety, environmental and workers
compensation topics, presenting regular education seminars
to his clients and industry. He regularly conducts workplace safety and environmental
compliance training to ensure that his clients and their responsible
individuals are compliant with legislation.
John is actively involved in a number of
industry specific groups and regularly provides advice and representation to
He has extensive experience in the areas of
workplace safety and environmental compliance and incident response, Coronial Inquests
and workers compensation claim and premium issues.