July 17, 2017

Your Rights

Knowing your rights is the first step to ensure those rights are being upheld by the insurers and the government. Below are links to our stories covering your rights and how to enforce them.

The five best pieces of advice I have ever heard for Injured Workers.
Over three years I have heard (and said) nearly every piece of advice for injured workers from nearly every source.[...]
When Workers Compensation collides with Work Health and Safety.
Education note to Union Organisers. When Workers Compensation collides with Work Health and Safety. The Injured Workers Support Network Helpline[...]
Can my employer direct me to go to a Doctor?
Workers compensation laws are only one part of the three areas of law that govern injured workers. The two other[...]
Comcare: Appealing a decision.
The Internal Appeals Process Comcare calls this a "Request for Reconsideration". A reconsideration is conducted 'on the papers'. It is[...]