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Annette Cavanagh


Registered Nurse / Occupational Health Advisor

Annette is a triple certificate nurse in General, Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing. After many years in the hospital environment she taught nursing at the Hunter Institute of Technology in NSW prior to commencing work in industry undertaking various Occupational Health & Safety roles however she soon recognised the Health field was her passion & it lacked the emphasis of Safety at the beginning of her career in mining.
Over the past 25 years she has been employed by the larger organisations in coal, bauxite and the alumina arenas in three states of Australia NSW, QLD and NT. Since 2005 Annette has lived in Mackay & worked in the Bowen Basin in Health & Hygiene roles mainly in a consultancy capacity.
 Annette is recognised as a leading expert to advise companies in relation to;

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