Head Office : Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Geelong Office : 38 Myers St, Geelong, Victoria 3220

Phone : (03) 9070 9885

Phone(03) 9070 9885

After Hours/Urgent Enquiries0412 513 915

Occupational Health and Safety (Workplace) Prosecutions

Proudly serving Melbourne, Geelong and regional Victoria

Our lawyers proudly defend Worksafe and Workcover Authority prosecutions. Gallant Law offers expert legal advice and representation for employers or other duty holders, or an officer of an organisation, accused of workplace offences, negligence, or breaches of certain duties under legislation such as:

  Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004

  Accident Compensation Act 1985

  Equipment (Public Safety Act) 1994

  Dangerous Goods Act 1985

Gallant Law strives to provide our clients with tailored legal advice and representation. With offices in Melbourne, Geelong, Launceston, Sydney, and Brisbane we have expertise in a diverse range of industries and locations providing comprehensive legal advice for our clients.

Call (03) 9070 9885 for a free initial phone consultation. We also provide after-hours emergency consultation over the phone at 0412 513 915 because we know that when you need a lawyer it is not always during normal work hours.

Gallant Law’s workplace prosecutions legal expertise includes:

checkmark Workplace manslaughter

checkmark  Failing to provide and maintain a safe working environment for employees

checkmark   Failing to eliminate or reduce health and safety risk

checkmark   Failing to monitor the health of employees or the conditions at a workplace

checkmark  Failing to provide information to employees about health and safety

checkmark  Failing to ensure that people other than employees are not exposed to risks to health and safety

checkmark   Failing to provide or maintain plants or systems of work that are safe and without risks to health

checkmark   Failing to provide adequate facilities for the welfare of employees

checkmark   Failing to make arrangements for ensuring safety and the absence of risks to health in connection with the use, handling, storage or transport of plant or substances

checkmark   Failing to provide the information, instruction, training, or supervision to employees that is necessary to enable them to perform their work in a way that is safe and without risks to health.

How We Work

Our Process

We know that the last thing you want to worry about is you or your loved one’s case, that’s why we make every step as simple and affordable as possible, including helping you recoup any legal fees that are covered by Victoria Legal Aid.
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Getting started is easy, simply book a free in-person, online chat or video conferencing consultation with one of our legal representatives.

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At Gallant Law, we offer fixed solicitor fees to put your anticipated legal concerns at ease. We also help you recoup any possible expenses through Victoria Legal Aid.

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Once underway, we look after everything, working with Victoria’s most esteemed legal representatives so you have the right team on your side.

Testimonials

What Our Clients are Saying

"Lauren gave me strength when I needed it the most. I never felt judged. I felt understood when I hated myself. I thought I was going to jail but Lauren worked hard and kept me out"

Kat A

"We finally feel we are in safe hands. Thank you for taking care of our dad"

Antonia S

"Lauren has been representing my son for many years. Due to his mental health issues he often comes before the courts. Lauren has always shown him true compassion and patience no matter what"

Maddy D

"Lauren is a very knowledgeable and determined lawyer. She has fantastic people skills and is so understanding. She also has a great sense of humour which helps during these hard times"

Mervin B

"My mum went through five other lawyers until we found Lauren. Lauren gives you a realistic appreciation of your case. She is sincere. She never gave up on mum. She achieved results beyond our expectations"

Ian M

Lauren Cassimatis
Our Blog

Latest News

At Gallant Law, we always try to remove the complexity of the legal system for clients. Please feel free to read some articles on the legal areas we specialise in and our Director, Lauren Cassimatis’s, experiences sitting on the Victoria Legal Aid Summary and Indictable Crime panels.

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

What are your legal rights when the police arrive unannounced at your home and want to search it?  Victorian Police’s right to search you or your property According to Victoria’s laws, Melbourne or...

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

When you watch television shows you sometimes see a person appealing a decision made by a court. While it looks easy on TV, in real life, an appeal is a bit more of a process. What is an appeal? An...

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

What are your legal rights when the police arrive unannounced at your home and want to search it?  Victorian Police’s right to search you or your property According to Victoria’s laws, Melbourne or...

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

When you watch television shows you sometimes see a person appealing a decision made by a court. While it looks easy on TV, in real life, an appeal is a bit more of a process. What is an appeal? An...

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