Articles in Workers Compensation

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16 December 2020
Summer Safety
Keep your employees safe this summer
This time last year, many Australians were facing extreme heat and bushfires. Summer heat brings about different risks for you and your employees.

Safe Work Australia reported that over the past 10 years, 1,774 workers’ compensation claims resulted from people working in heat.

How can you keep your employees safe this summer?


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In 2018, $215.2 million was paid for 3,655 lost time compensation claims due to a workplace fall – just in Western Australia.

A fall can have a significant impact on the individual’s emotional, physical and financial wellbeing. Here are some facts and prevention ideas.

Find out ways to prevent falls in your workplace.

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22 October 2020
WA Fall Report for 2020
Workers Compensation
13 October 2020
People Risk Specialists
How Austral helps you manage Workers Compensation
Workers’ Compensation can be complex. Our team is here to help your business navigate the complexities and work towards a fair and equitable outcome for all.

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COVID-19 has thrown employers a mountain of challenges and changes. One change that has happened and may be here to stay for some businesses is Working From Home (WFH).

This article reviews the implications for Workers Compensation for WFH.

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17 September 2020
Working From Home Challenges
Workers Compensation
30 June 2020
Workers Compensation - How to Make a Claim
What we need to expedite your claim
Insurers place estimates on Workers Compensation claims based on the information made available to them. In this article, Austral explains what information is needed to make and expedite a claim.

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The 'state of connection' legislation can be confusing to interpret, and applies to each worker individually, not to the company as a whole. This is important to know as different workers' compensation legislation applies in different states.

In this articles we explain what 'state of connection' means for your business.

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08 June 2020
Workers Compensation - Understanding State of Connection
What you need to know
05 February 2018
Workers Compensation: The Cost of Non Compliance
Your responsibility as a business owner
We all know Workers Compensation is a must in business. Here we spell out the risks of non compliance.

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WorkCover WA announcement means possible savings in Workers' Compensation premiums for WA business - are you eligible?

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24 April 2015
Workers’ Compensation savings for WA Business
Are you eligible for savings?
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