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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:

The following workers' compensation claim forms can be used in Queensland as well as other states.

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
28 October 2019

Codes of Practice are now an enforceable standard to manage hazards and risks

A Work Health and Safety inspector may refer to an approved code of practice when issuing an improvement or prohibition notice.

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Updated work safety codes of practice enforceable from 1 July 2018

Lend Lease reaps benefit of helping motivated injured workers recover at work

Property and infrastructure group, Lend Lease is giving injured workers a new lease on life and rehabilitating them back to work sooner through WorkCover Queensland's Recover at Work host employment program.

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Lend Lease and Recover at Work