Episode 30: Whistleblower investigations: what you can expect

The ROC has a complaints handling process to manage and fairly resolve protected disclosures, taking into account the information provided by the whistleblower, the registered organisation concerned and other sources. Listen to our first episode for 2022 to find out how eligible disclosures are managed behind-the-scenes, including real-world examples and best practice tips to inform an investigation.

Episode highlights

5:22      How to make a whistleblower complaint
9:14      What is disclosable conduct? 
11:39    Timeframes under the RO Act
16:07    The typical process of an investigation
18:03    Investigation outcomes 

Downloads and links

Episode 30 transcript
ROCpod episode 6: Spotlight on whistleblower disclosures
Whistleblower tools and resources
Digital classroom: Whistleblower module



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