Annual Report 2011/2012 Professional Standards Councils
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47Professional Standards Councils Annual Report 201112 Engineers Engineers Australia (Qld) members of Engineers Australia who are also members of the Engineering Science and Technology Professional Standards Society 1 $1.5 million to $20 million 1 January 2009 31 December 2013 Solicitors Queensland Law Society full members of the Queensland Law Society who hold a current Australian practising certificate 4,564 $1.5 million or $10 million 1 July 2010 30 June 2015 COMpLIANCe repOrTS by ASSOCIATIONS Accountants CPA Australia (Qld) CPA Australias compliance report for 2011 covers all Australian States and Territories. For more on CPA Australias national risk management and compliance strategies, see the section Cover of Excellence schemes. monitoring of claims In 2011, there were 15 reported insurance claims against Queensland members and notifications from members that a claim might be made. Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (Qld) ICAAs compliance report for 2011 covers all mainland Australian States and Territories. For more on the ICAAs national risk management and compliance strategies, see the section Cover of Excellence schemes. monitoring of claims As part of the annual scheme compliance survey, during 2011, the ICAA sought information regarding any formal claim in excess of $500,000 lodged against the member or the firm. In 2011, a number of claims were reported that were settled in the same year but had been notified in prior years. All claims reported to the ICAA in 2011 have been reported as 2011 claims. In 2011, there was one reported insurance claim over $500,000 against a Queensland member. Engineers engineers Australia (Qld) Engineers Australias compliance report for 2011 covers all Australian States and Territories. For more on Engineers Australias risk management and compliance strategies which are the same for each jurisdiction see the section on Cover of Excellence schemes. Separate information is maintained for each State and Territory on CPD, as below. Continuing professional development Engineers Australia reported that it held regular professional development activities throughout Queensland, with an average attendance of 50 at each event. It held regional engineering conferences in Townsville, Bundaberg and Toowoomba. It also made technical presentations available to members online. Solicitors Queensland law Society The Queensland Law Society (QLS) submitted its compliance report for 2011 to the Professional Standards Council of Queensland. c o m p lia n c e r e p o r t in g