Maintaining a safe workplace is everyone’s responsibility. This section offers information and tools to help you manage risks and protect health, safety and wellbeing.
Everything you need to know about worker’s compensation insurance, whether you’re an employer needing to insure your workers or a worker who’s been injured at work.
Your rehabilitation and return to work journey will be easier if you know your options, the steps to take, and who’s responsible for what.
Information about work health and safety and electrical licensing, registration and training.
Learn about the Acts, Regulations and codes of practice we are responsible for and find information on workplace inspections and prosecutions.
Find health and safety information and guidance about your industry and the kind of work you do.
A listing of useful resources available on the website. Use the in-page search or filters to find what you need.
Read the October 2021 edition of Rehabilitation and Return to Work e-bulletin.
New guidance is available for insurers about obligations for weekly compensation when a worker’s employment ends. It’s important to share this information with your injured workers if it becomes relevant to them so they’re fully informed about the claims process and their entitlements.
People returning to work after an injury at the moment may be uncertain or concerned about how their job and way of working have been impacted by COVID-19 during their absence. It’s important to keep in regular contact with your injured worker, provide updates on the workplace, any changes to processes, and how this may affect their return and suitable duties program.
With almost a third of injured workers concerned that people at work would treat them differently if they made a workers’ compensation claim, it’s important to remove this stigma and help empower workers to play an active role in their recovery and return to work.