COVID-19 & Industrial Manslaughter
By 1 July 2020, Victoria will introduce industrial manslaughter laws for the first time. At the same time, Australia continues its efforts to contain COVID-19, including significant restrictions on work and workplaces. Tom Earls from Fair Work Lawyers explores the issues for ACA members.
Tom Earls is a Founding Partner of Adelaide-based Fair Work Lawyers. This information has been developed in consultation with the ACA Industrial Relations Committee. The information contained here is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice. Each circumstance is different and requires consideration of a variety of matters. Clients should seek legal advice in relation to any particular circumstances.