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Welcome to WorkCover WA Seminar – 23 February

WorkCover WA holds a seminar every quarter to provide an introduction to the workers’ compensation scheme in Western Australia.

Applications now open for 2016 PIEF study opportunities

The Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) provides a range of nationally recognised qualifications for people working in claims management, return to work, rehabilitation and personal injury management.

New WorkCover WA Board Member

WorkCover WA is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Warren Edwardes to its Board.

Insurance Brokers’ Seminar a success

On 10 December 2015, nearly 200 insurance brokers attended WorkCover WA’s annual Insurance Brokers’ Breakfast Seminar held at Crown Perth.

Weekly payments at Christmas

Every Christmas period WorkCover WA receives a spike in calls from financially distressed injured workers faced with missed weekly compensation payments.

The gpsupport site has changed!

The WorkCover WA gpsupport website now has even more information and resources for doctors treating patients with work-related conditions.

2015 Insurance Brokers’ Breakfast Seminar

WorkCover WA will be hosting its annual Insurance Brokers’ Breakfast Seminar on Thursday 10 December at Crown Perth. This complimentary seminar provides an overview of the workers’ compensation and injury management scheme in Western Australia and will give insurance brokers a look into the future when they hear keynote speaker, Strategy…Read More »

New medical and allied health fees

Amendments to the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management (Scales of Fees) Regulations 1998 come into effect on 1 November 2015. The amendments apply a 2.15 percent increase to all medical and allied health fees, based on application of WorkCover WA’s composite index.

Heads Up!

WorkCover WA is promoting the beyondblue and Heads Up initiative to raise awareness about the importance of mentally healthy workplaces.

Safe Work Month

October is Safe Work Month and WorkCover WA is encouraging all workplaces to consider the health benefits of an early and safe return to work for injured employees.