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Support for people with work-related respiratory diseases

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WorkCover Queensland is making it easier for current and former workers with work-related respiratory diseases to gain fast access to specialist medical support and quickly lodge a workers’ compensation claim.

Visit our website for more information on how WorkCover Queensland and self-insurers are providing support for people with work-related respiratory diseases, such as asbestosis, silicosis and coal workers’ pneumoconiosis. Included on this page are details on how former coal workers can register for a free lung disease examination.

Last updated
12 October 2017