Return to Work Manager, SA
Mel is highly experienced in return to work injury management across a variety of industries. Her construction and heavy industry experience include previous roles with Master Builders Association South Australia and Adelaide Brighton Cement, and she has managed injuries and return to work strategies for over 40 construction industry businesses.
Mel’s experience includes managing work injury claims, ensuring rehabilitation and return to work plans are developed, implemented and reviewed on an ongoing basis, as well as facilitating the return to work process across the company. Mel also manages internal communications and stakeholder engagement with respect to her role.
With a background in and aligning work practices to the South Australian Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act and ReturnToWorkSA, Mel is now focused on meeting Australia wide Federal and State requirements.
Her qualifications include a Certificate IV in Personal Injury Management (Claims Management) and a Certificate II in Information Technology.
Mel is the company’s contact with respect to return to work issues or incidents as they occur, to ensure they can be correctly guided and mitigated as required.