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Occupational Health

Occupational Health (OH) is led by Executive Director Kerri Melkersson. The OH division is focused on the occupational health of Queensland’s resources workers.


  • administer the Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme
  • implemented mine dust lung disease reforms
  • works with resources industry, stakeholders, and medical and research communities to develop and implement stronger prevention, detection and support programs for current and former mine and quarry workers.

The team is based in Brisbane.

Last updated: 24 Jan 2022