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  1. Employee drowning occurred just after OHS penalty increases - WA

    4 September 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    Ryan and Melissa Pty Ltd (R & M) and Badge Constructions (WA) Pty Ltd (Badge) are facing fines totalling up to $4.7 million for the drowning of a plumber at a construction site in Mosman Park, Perth. The background A plumber was working in a trench at...

  2. Court shows a red card to plaintiff’s claim for soccer ball injury

    7 August 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    The plaintiff was injured while working as a Student Learning Support Officer when she was struck on the back of the head by a soccer ball kicked by a Year 11 student. She alleged the defendant’s employees (teachers) did not adequately supervise the...