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David Dilger


Edge Legal

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Rod Collinson


Edge Legal

David is a co-founder of Edge Legal. He has particular expertise in industrial relations and safety. David’s advice has a real practical edge to it drawn from experience in various senior executive management roles in the telecommunications, franchising and agriculture industries – even leading one organisation to a National Finalist and Joint State Winner of the
Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) People Management Awards.

David fundamentally understands the IR system from an employer perspective, having been
the Chief Workplace Relations Officer of a peak Employer Organisation where he delivered
training to businesses on behalf of the Federal Government following the introduction of the
Fair Work Act. He has been instrumental in enterprise bargaining strategy, particularly in
organisations with workforces over 500 people and multiple Unions.

Rod is a co-founder of Edge Legal and has particular expertise in people
management issues, industrial disputes and advocacy. Prior to Edge Legal,
Rod was the group head of an Employment & Safety Group in a mid-tier
firm for 10 years. He also previously worked in a top tier law firm and as a
Consultant providing on-site services in the mining industry. This complemented
a background in workers compensation law.

   "I learned a lot from this workshop. David's comprehensive overview of the topic really helped to break down and identify the action/s required to deal with workplace issues."

 - Human Resources Coordinator, Australian Rail Track Corporation

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