NSW Safety Award winners announced

Reported by Stephen | 30 Oct, 2017

The winners of this year’s SafeWork NSW Awards have been announced, with top workplaces across the State being recognised for their outstanding commitment to health and safety.


Getting back advertising campaign launched today

Reported by Haydee | 06 Oct, 2017

Queensland’s Getting back advertising campaign was launched today with Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace reminding employers to encourage and support injured staff to recover at work.


Welcome to WorkCover WA Seminar

Reported by Stephen | 25 Jul, 2017

The seminar is held every three months to provide an introduction to the workers’ compensation scheme in Western Australia.


Getting back to work campaign 2017

Reported by Haydee | 19 Jul, 2017

Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace have asked WorkCover Queensland and Workplace Health and Safety Queensland to conduct another Getting back advertising campaign, which was last done in 2015.


2016 Comcare Rehabilitation Case Manager Forum in May 2016

Reported by Haydee | 12 Apr, 2016

Rehabilitation case managers are invited to a forum in May 2016 to understand issues that are preventing workers from returning to work in a timely manner, discuss strategies to overcome these obstacles, and examine the fundamentals that lead to a successful return to work following an injury.


Full worker’s compensation restored for injured police officers in SA

Reported by Haydee | 15 Feb, 2016

The Police Association of South Australia and the SA Government have reached an agreement to provide ongoing medical cover and income support for police officers who have been injured in the line of duty, who have not been able to return to work within two years of their injury.


New Fit Note to help injured workers get back to work

Reported by Haydee | 18 Sep, 2015

Minister for Employment Senator Eric Abetz announced on Wednesday a new ‘fit note’ to assist sick and injured workers get back to work has been developed for use by all General Practitioners in the ACT and surrounding region before a potential national expansion.


Get back to work to get better

Reported by Haydee | 02 Jun, 2015

A new public awareness campaign has been launched on Sunday to help injured workers get back to work.


WorkCover to visit Gladstone employers

Reported by Haydee | 03 May, 2015

WorkCover Queensland is set to visit Gladstone-based businesses in the construction, manufacturing and technical service industries this month to raise awareness on the importance of covering workers correctly for workplace injury.