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Workers' compensation laws

Laws and legislation

Acts and Regulations passed by the Queensland Parliament in relation to workers’ compensation and injury management.

WorkCover Queensland industry classifications

The current WorkCover Queensland industry classifications for 2017-18 were gazetted on 23 June 2017.

Dismissal protection for injured workers

Read about how injured or ill workers are protected against being dismissed unfairly.

Decisions about payments of compensation

Find information about decisions made about compensation payments, including what happens if an employer is found not liable to pay compensation.

Changes to claim management

Find out about the recent changes to workers’ compensation and rehabilitation claims management.

Workers' compensation benefits including QOTE

Information about the current amount of workers’ compensation payments paid out for workplace injuries.

Workers' compensation across Australia

Links to other workers' compensation authorities in Australia.

Last updated
29 June 2015

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