Workers Compensation After an Injury at Work

The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that in 2015 there were approximately 2.9 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported. These reports came from private industry employers. Thankfully, this reflects a trend of declining rates of injuries and illness at work over the past 13 years, with 2012 the only year with a slight increase. However, if you are one …

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NSW government has made little progress in helping injured workers return to work

After driving trucks for 30 years, Dwayne Hayes injured his back but eventually found another job that involved running his own business and organising deliveries. But when he called his WorkCover insurance case manager, he said proposal was rejected because the insurer could not monitor his earnings if he ran his own business. That was in 2009 and Mr Hayes, …