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CONTRACTOR OR DEEMED WORKER: HOW TO AVOID THE PITFALLS?

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Active OHS' Head Office

Level 1 86 Bathurst Street

86 Bathurst Street

Liverpool, NSW 2170

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As an employer you can be vulnerable for example in the event of an injury to a contractor being deemed a worker; that will impact your workers compensation premium and . Likewise Fair Work Australia is alert to what it considers 'sham contracting arrangements' that could mean an adverse decision against an employer.

Come along to hear about:

  • What is the statutory definition of a worker under section 4 of the Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998 (1998 Act)

  • What is the the broad scope of the definition of a ‘deemed worker’ in the 1998 Act.

  • Analysis of legislative and case law around independent contractor or deemed worker.

  • Tips for employers to avoid the deemed worker pitfalls.

Can you afford to miss this informative presentation?


Our Speaker

Stephen Rogic is a Senior Associate within Bartier Perry’s Workers Compensation team with over eleven years’ experience in Insurance Claims.

Specialising in premium reduction for companies and pre-litigation strategy for statutory agencies, Stephen advises on the day-to-day conduct of claims with a focus on early and timely resolutions. Stephen has initiated and managed a wide range of claims commenced in various jurisdictions.

Stephen provides strategic advice on complex and sensitive claims for workers compensation and work injury damages. He has had significant success in claims where injury is alleged to have been caused by unfair and unreasonable employer action, misbehavior, bullying and harassment and interpersonal conflict within the working environment.


Join us Afterwards

We would be delighted if you can stay on afterwards and enjoy networking with your peers along with some pre-Christmas Cheer.


FAQs

What is the Cost?

This is a FREE event designed to educate and empower our valued customers.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Liverpool train station is a 10-minute walk.

2 hour parking is readily available in near the office Bathurst Street.

Free council parking is available on corner of Bathurst and Memorial Streets.

Is my registration/ticket transferable?

Yes just let us know of the change in attendee.

Can I bring someone else?

It should not be a problem but check with us to ensure we have a spare seat.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes please contact Christina or Courtney via email info@activeohs.com.au or 02 98213321

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No we will have a name tag ready for you

What if I can't make it?

As we cater for this event the sooner you can let us know the better. If you can't make it on the day an apology is always appreciated.



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Active OHS' Head Office

Level 1 86 Bathurst Street

86 Bathurst Street

Liverpool, NSW 2170

Australia

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