Surviving COVID-19: A WorkSafe perspective

A webinar with Colin Radford, Chief Executive, WorkSafe Victoria.
Date and time

Tuesday 20 Oct 2020 at 10:00am to 10:45am


Webinar (online event)

Event details

This has been a year like no other. Learn about the significant health and safety challenges Victorian workers and businesses have faced so far during the COVID-19 crisis and how WorkSafe has adapted to respond. Learn how WorkSafe is supporting Victorians workplaces through this crisis and what getting back to work safely might look like on the other side.


  • Colin Radford, WorkSafe Victoria

Colin Radford – Chief Executive, WorkSafe Victoria

Colin was appointed Chief Executive of WorkSafe Victoria in November 2019. WorkSafe is Victoria’s occupational health and safety regulator and workplace injury insurer. In a 30 year career working in and with the Victorian Public sector, Colin has held many senior roles including most recently, as CEO of the Victorian Management Insurance Authority, where he oversaw a major cultural and strategic transformation. He has previously served as an executive at WorkSafe and the Transport Accident Commission, has held senior roles in Ministerial offices, advising three Victorian Premiers and as Chief of Staff to a Cabinet Minister.

He spent seven years as a Partner at Deloitte, where he led the Victorian Government practice and was the National Public Sector Leader for Financial Advisory Services. A Graduate of Columbia Business School (New York) and the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Colin is also a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration and the Williamson Community Leadership Program. In 2019, Colin was recognised as Australia’s CEO Diversity Champion, by the Australian Human Resources Institute.