Your accident insurance policy explained in 90 seconds

Reported by Haydee | 02 May, 2012

A 90 second animated film was created by WorkCover Queensland to explain the ‘how, what and why’ of workers’ compensation. The film entitled, ‘Your accident insurance cover explained in 90 seconds was created to simplify the definitions outlined in the Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation Act 2003. It explains employers’ responsibilities and how WorkCover can provide …

Older workforce will increase OHS costs, says legal expert

Reported by Haydee | 10 Feb, 2012

Older workforce could open up employers to a range of potential compensation lawsuits. This is according to M+K Lawyers principal Andrew Douglas who said that the increase in the number of older workers in Australia is actually a legal liability. “This is going to become much more of an issue over the next few years, …