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Workers' compensation across Australia

WorkCover Queensland is independent of any other workers' compensation authority. Together with other workers' compensation authorities, WorkCover strives to make workers' compensation easier for employers who operate in multiple states.

Links to other workers' compensation authorities in Australia:

Safe Work Australia is a federal government advisory body on workers' compensation in Australia. They coordinate work on national workers' compensation harmonisation initiatives as well as producing national workers' compensation information including:

Last updated
25 March 2020

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