Please join Andrew Klein, Special Counsel at Russell Kennedy, for a short video series on the impending national work safety laws and the implications for business.

Andrew Klein

Andrew brings extensive experience in litigating and providing high level advice to Comcare and private sector employers in relation to compensation claims made under the SRC Act. Andrew has acted for Comcare in relation to disputed claims in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) and the Federal Court over a number of years (2008 – 2014), including having carriage of number of high profile, sensitive and complex matters. 

Additionally, he has also spent significant periods on secondment with Comcare as a team leader within its Administrative Appeals Litigation team.  During his time on secondment with Comcare, Andrew had overall responsibility for, and managed, a team of officers, each of whom had responsibility for dealing with (in conjunction with external legal services providers) upwards of eighty compensation claims that were the subject of appeals to the AAT. 

To read a recent Russell Kennedy Insight piece on the topic please click here.

Part 1: Background to the SRC Bill Click here to view the video.

Part 2: Key features of the SRC Amendment Bill Click here to view the video.

Part 3: Is the Comcare scheme attractive Click here to view the video.