With the risk of COVID-19 infections ever-present, employees and employers around the world are likely wondering what type of protection exists for their ability to earn a living in case they contract the disease. They may ask: How does the risk of COVID-19 affect the workers’ compensation claim process, and has it become harder or […]
Australia’s multi-billion dollar workers’ compensation system is receiving fresh criticism from the State Insurance Regulatory Authority as more people come forward confused as to why their injury claims were denied, according to The Sydney Morning Herald.
Over the past several months, the COVID-19 pandemic has truly impacted every aspect of our lives.
A hernia that causes significant pain to your abdomen for an extended period of time can be a major impairment to your ability to get work done, and can bring a great deal of discomfort into your everyday life. But, does this mean you can make a workers' compensation claim about your hernia, and if […]
With more employees working from home around Australia and the world, the nature of the workplace in the public imagination has changed.
If you are a business owner and employ even one staff member, it is mandatory to provide workers' compensation, according to the Commonwealth of Australia. However, as direct as this answer may seem, there's still more to learn about workers' compensation coverage. As a business owner in Australia, it's important to understand what insurance is […]
Will workers be able to protect themselves effectively from dust-based conditions when there is another respiratory disease wreaking havoc on the world?
Praise for NSW freeze on workers compensation premiums.
NSW makes it easier for workers with COVID-19 to file for workers’ comp
The NSW Court of Appeal recently found two children of a deceased woman were eligible to receive workers’ compensation benefits.