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Worker definition

Changes to Queensland's definition of a worker for workers' compensation purposes came into effect on 1 July 2013.

In this short video, WorkCover Queensland Customer Service Manager,  Construction, John Kinnane clarifies the changes, and explains how they affect employers and workers in the construction and transport industries.

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Last updated
29 June 2015

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