Workers' compensation laws
Acts and Regulations passed by the Queensland Parliament in relation to workers’ compensation and injury management.
The current WorkCover Queensland industry classifications for 2019-20 were gazetted on 21 June 2019.
Read about how injured or ill workers are protected against being dismissed unfairly.
Find information about decisions made about compensation payments, including what happens if an employer is found not liable to pay compensation.
Find out about the recent changes to workers’ compensation and rehabilitation claims management.
Information about the current amount of workers’ compensation payments paid out for workplace injuries.
Links to other workers' compensation authorities in Australia.
High risk industries defined as per Schedule 5A of the Workers' Compensation and Rehabilitation Regulation 2003.
- Last updated
- 02 July 2018
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.
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.