Aaron Anderson

Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Aaron Anderson

Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Biography

I am a partner in the Employment, Industrial Relations and Safety team and have a specialist focus in workplace health and safety law.

I have over 20 years experience in advising clients on workplace health and safety, employment and industrial relations related matters in various industries including rail, mining, infrastructure, food safety, manufacturing, electricity and transport. I regularly advise government and also assists clients in broader regulatory matters, including enterprise risk management and governance.

As an experienced advocate, I have successfully defended a number of prosecutions on behalf of clients as well as appeared before industrial relations commissions, coronial inquiries and the Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Program.

I regularly deliver training to clients and present at key industry conferences.

I am the author of the publication Mining Safety Law in Australia (Lexis Nexis, 2012) and was selected for inclusion in the 7th Edition of Best Lawyers in Australia in the practice area of Occupational Health & Safety Law.

All sessions by Aaron Anderson

The law and WHS

11 Nov 2020
16:15