Vicki recently commenced in the role of Director of Compensation and Communication with WorkSafe Tasmania.
This was proceeded by two years as the Compliance Manager, overseeing investigative matters with the General Inspectorate
Vicki’s original qualifications and experience are as a Registered Nurse and Midwife.
After 15 years of hands on practice, she successfully undertook post graduate studies in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) management, and Ergonomics.
She subsequently commenced practice as an OHS and Vocational Rehabilitation consultant, working in this capacity for almost a decade.
During that time she was an active member of TAVRP.
Following this, Vicki joined the then Workplace Standards Tasmania as an Inspector, and later worked as an Auditor with WorkCover.
Since mid 2005, Vicki has held work health and safety roles in various State and Local Government entities.
In her current role, Vicki is able to bring together these experiences in support of the new WorkCover Tasmania Board.
Symposium Introduction & Opening
Whilst the changing nature of work presents its challenges, so too does it opportunities.
And, although today’s emerging issues require increasingly innovative solutions, we shouldn’t lose sight of the fundamentals of what it is we do.
“Into the light” chronicles some of the positive work being undertaken in jurisdictions across the country in the challenging world of Occupational Rehabilitation.