The importance of Safety Due Diligence: Keeping directors out of jail

Richard RobinsonSafety Due Diligence, Uncategorized

Coroner’s Finding into Dreamworld Thunder River Rapids The death of four young people at Dreamworld in the Thunder River Rapids in October 2016 has brought the prospect of criminal prosecution of Directors for safety failures to the fore, or, as we say, Safety Due Diligence. Press reports have indicated that the Queensland Government has accepted the Coroner’s findings and referred … Read More

Energy Safety Report Released

Richard RobinsonALARP & SFAIRP, Safety Due Diligence

The Release of the Final Report and Government Response – Review of Victoria’s Electricity and Gas Network Safety Framework has occurred and is available at https://engage.vic.gov.au/electricity-network-safety-review. R2A is quoted a number of times in the report. Two of the key recommendations, supported in principle by the government, are: 34   All energy safety legislation should be consolidated in a single … Read More