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If you employ Queensland workers, you will need to insure them against workplace accidents. WorkCover Queensland's accident insurance policy will cover the cost of a work-related injury, as set out in workers' compensation legislation.

Prevention and Performance Initiative 2015

The Prevention and Performance Initiative is an incentive program that aims to improve safety within Queensland workplaces, reduce workplace injury claims and associated costs and achieve positive return to work opportunities and outcomes for injured workers.

Which insurance product is right for you?

Review the type of insurances we offer to see which product best suits your needs.

Rights and responsibilities

Employers have certain rights and responsibilities under workers' compensation legislation.

Apply for a WorkCover policy online

Apply online for a policy with WorkCover Queensland.


Self-insured employers provide accident insurance for their workers, instead of insuring with WorkCover Queensland, the Workers' Compensation Regulator oversees self-insurance licensing in Queensland.

Last updated
29 June 2015

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