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Kate Carnell - In conversation with Kate Carnell

In conversation with Kate Carnell

Kate Carnell, former Chief Minister of the ACT and newly appointed CEO of Beyond Blue, speaks to CEO Paul O’Connor about mental health issues in the workplace, and the importance of mental health leadership.

Comcare WHS Awards 2012 - 2012 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards

2012 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards

Comcare’s 2012 Work Health and Safety Awards dinner was held 20 September at Doltone House in Sydney. The awards recognise and reward excellence in workplace health and safety, rehabilitation and return to work achieved by individuals and organisations covered under the Comcare scheme.

Image of Paul de Gelder - In conversation with Paul de Gelder

In conversation with Paul de Gelder

Paul de Gelder, navy diver and shark attack survivor, talks with CEO Paul O’Connor about his recovery and his fight to get back to health.

Peter Hanks QC - In conversation with Peter Hanks QC

In conversation with Peter Hanks QC

Peter Hanks QC discusses the review of the Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (SRC Act) with Chief Executive Officer of Comcare Paul O'Connor.

2013 comcare national conference highlights video - 2013 Comcare National Conference highlights video

2013 Comcare National Conference highlights video

Comcare’s 2013 National Conference was held 18-19 September at the National Convention Centre in Canberra. The theme was Better design for prevention, smarter support for recovery. This video features key messages from speakers accross the two days of the conference.

Tracey Ash - Tracy Ash case study—living life with mesothelioma

Tracy Ash case study—living life with mesothelioma

Tracy shares her story since being diagnosed with mesothelioma in July 2010. For Tracy, family and friends, a radical new treatment plan, sheer determination, and being able to stay in the workplace, proved the perfect medicine to overcome a life-changing diagnosis.

Comcare conference day two - 2011 Comcare National Conference - day two highlights

2011 Comcare National Conference - day two highlights

Day two of Comcare's 2011 National Conference was themed 'Shape your team for better work ability' and featured presentations by industry experts, as well as the SRCC Safety Awards dinner.

Minister Bill Shorten - The Hon Bill Shorten MP - 2012 Seacare Conference address

The Hon Bill Shorten MP - 2012 Seacare Conference address

The Hon Bill Shorten MP, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations welcomed delegates at the 2012 Seacare National Conference.

Comcare conference day one - 2011 Comcare National Conference - day one highlights

2011 Comcare National Conference - day one highlights

Day one of Comcare's 2011 National Conference was themed 'Leading people through innovation' and featured presentations by industry leaders, as well as a welcome cocktail reception at the Melbourne Museum.

The Hon Bill Shorten MP - The Hon Bill Shorten MP - 2012 Comcare Asbestos Forum

The Hon Bill Shorten MP - 2012 Comcare Asbestos Forum

The Hon Bill Shorten MP, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations welcomed delegates at the 2012 Comcare Asbestos Forum.

Paul O'Connor - Welcome address highlights—2012 Comcare National Conference

Welcome address highlights—2012 Comcare National Conference

This video was presented by Paul O’Connor, CEO of Comcare during his welcome address at the 2012 Comcare National Conference. This video includes a number of speakers who reinforce the importance of healthy workplaces.

Comcare national conference venue 2012 - 2012 Comcare National Conference highlights video

2012 Comcare National Conference highlights video

Comcare’s 2012 National Conference was held 19–21 September at the Sydney Convention Centre. The theme was Build, Connect, Support—Lead the conversation with a focus on mental health and wellbeing. This video features key messages from speakers, as well as the inaugural Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards dinner.

The Hon Bill Shorten MP - The Hon Bill Shorten MP - Welcome address at the 2012 Comcare National Conference

The Hon Bill Shorten MP - Welcome address at the 2012 Comcare National Conference

The Hon Bill Shorten MP, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations welcomed delegates at the 2012 Comcare National Conference.

Comcare awards night 2011 thumbnail - 2011 SRCC Safety Awards

2011 SRCC Safety Awards

The 2011 SRCC Safety Awards were held in Melbourne on 13 September. The awards recognise excellence in workplace health, safety, rehabilitation and return to work achieved by employers and individuals covered under the Comcare scheme.

Injured worker profile - Injured worker profiles

Injured worker profiles

Comcare continues to place workers at the centre of what we do to ensure they return safely to their families, friends and communities every day. Several injured workers have shared their stories of hope, endurance and conquest.

Comcare conference day three - 2011 Comcare National Conference - day three highlights

2011 Comcare National Conference - day three highlights

Day three of Comcare's 2011 National Conference was themed 'Impact—achieving effective outcomes in service delivery' and featured presentations by industry experts and the Safety in your generation luncheon event.

 - 2013 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards highlights

2013 Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards highlights

Comcare’s 2013 Work Health and Safety Awards dinner was held 18 September at Parliament House in Canberra. The awards recognise and reward excellence in workplace health and safety, rehabilitation and return to work achieved by individuals and organisations covered under the Comcare scheme

 - Safety is a frame of mind. Get the picture.

Safety is a frame of mind. Get the picture.

Comcare workers have adopted safety as a frame of mind and have put themselves in the picture for Work Health and Safety Month. Watch the video and encourage your colleagues to be happy, healthy and safe at work—together we can put every worker in the picture!

 - Mental health in one word

Mental health in one word

Engaged, challenge, care, teamwork, real, stigma and inclusion – these are some of the words used to describe mental health in the workplace. Use this video to start a conversation about mental health in your workplace or support your mental health initiatives.

image of Richard Pimentel - In conversation with Richard Pimentel

In conversation with Richard Pimentel

Dr Richard Pimentel, world-renowned disability activist, talks with CEO Paul O’Connor on wide-ranging issues including the employment of people with a disability, bullying in the workplace, return-to-work processes, and the transition of war veterans into civilian life.

Image of Asbestos Awareness Week - Asbestos Awareness Week

Asbestos Awareness Week

Comcare is commemorating Asbestos Awareness Week and speaking with two experts in the field about the remaining dangers of asbestos in Australia.

Alison Turner - In conversation with Alison Turner

In conversation with Alison Turner

Alison Turner discusses the ageing workforce, mental health at work, and retirement with Comcare CEO Paul O'Connor.

Collage of Insights video - Collage of Insights

Collage of Insights

Members of the Advisory Group for the Centre of Excellence in Mental Health and Wellbeing (Professor Mark Creamer, Dr Peter Cotton, Dr Susan Long, Associate Professor Eoin Killackey, Dr Brenda Tait, Associate Professor Peter Butterworth and David Morton) discuss mental ill health in the workplace.

Image of Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 1 - In conversation with Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 1

In conversation with Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 1

Professor Juhani Ilmarinen discusses ageing and the quality of working life with Comcare CEO Paul O'Connor.

Image of Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 2 - In conversation with Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 2

In conversation with Professor Juhani Ilmarinen part 2

Professor Juhani Ilmarinen discusses ageing and the quality of working life with Comcare CEO Paul O'Connor.

Last updated: 04 Nov 2013