Tom in 60 seconds
Tom is a workplace relations expert who specialises in work health and safety and employment litigation.
Tom is passionate about Work Health and Safety Law. As a previous work health and safety investigator at the Commonwealth WHS regulator, Comcare, Tom provides his clients with a uniquely practical perspective on WHS compliance. His clients rely on him to provide pragmatic advice to ensure that their businesses, and their officers, are complying with the WHS Laws. Tom is often called upon to attend sites after serious incidents and provide immediate assistance and advice.
Tom also advises and litigates across all "dual regulation" health and safety regimes, including rail, mining, aviation and marine. He also acts for his clients in coronial inquests arising from workplace deaths.
In addition to his WHS practice, Tom is an experienced employment litigator, advising and advocating in a variety of State and Federal jurisdictions. He regularly appears before the Fair Work Commission, Australian Human Rights Commission, Industrial Relations Commission of NSW and various other state and Federal courts.
Tom has recently completed secondments at the Westpac Banking Corporation and NSW Police Force, specialising in employment litigation.