Recognition and Awards
  • Member of Safe Work Australia's expert panel on Workers' Compensation
  • Member of Advisory Board, Workers' Compensation Policy Review, 2005 to 2010
  • Technical Advisor to the Workers' Compensation Research Institute, 2005
  • Member, National Academy of Social Insurance, 2004 to present
  • Recipient of the Continuing Contribution Award, International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions
Author of Comments to proposed Ergonomics Standard promulgated by OSHA; Presented personal testimony and served as lead governor's representative, Western Governor's Association, before the OSHA rule making hearings and the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Employment, Safety and Training

United States Delegate, Working Group on Cross Border Workers' Compensation Issues, Commission on Labor Cooperation, North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation, 1997 to 1999

Delegate, "Focus Group on Cross Border Workers' Compensation Issues", Commission on Labor Cooperation, Washington, DC, 2003

Elected to membership, National Academy of Social Insurance, 2004

Biography appeared in various editions of Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in America (current edition) and Who's Who in the World (current edition)

Winner of "Council of Committee Chairs Continuing Contribution Award", IAIABC, 2004 and "Frances Perkins Award for Innovative and Progressive Workers' Compensation System Design", IAIABC, 2006

Profiled in articles and video interviews for multiple Australian and American organisations

Appointed to "Comcare's Centre of Excellence in Mental Health and Wellbeing", Research Communities of Practice