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27 Jul

Public hospital fees for workers’ compensation patients 2021-22

Revised public hospital fees for compensable patients take effect from 28 July 2021. These fees are regulated by the Department of Health under the Health Services Act 2016. A copy of the schedule is ... Read More »

30 Jun

Released – Workplace Rehabilitation Providers and Principles and Standards

WorkCover WA is pleased to announce the release of the Workplace Rehabilitation Providers Principles and Standards of Practice (Principles and Standards) which come into effect today. The new Principl... Read More »

18 Jun

CAS Service Update

Resumption of in-person conciliation conferences Conciliation and Arbitration Services will continue the staged return of in-person hearings from 12 July 2021 to include conciliation conferences. Fina... Read More »

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Jul

Workplace Rehabilitation Providers Principles & Standards of Practice

WorkCover WA’s Workplace Rehabilitation Providers Principles and Standards of Practice (Principles and Standards) provide a cohesive set of service expectations to ensure workplace rehabilitation providers (WRPs) deliver high quality services to support a successful return to work. The Principles and Standards apply to all approved WRPs from 1 July 2021. Guests will be joined...Read More »
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22 Jul

WorkCover WA inspectors will be visiting Karratha on 28 July 2021 to conduct compliance checks and provide education regarding workers’ compensation. Employers, please have your insurer issued Certificate of Currency ready for inspection.It is important to remember:• employers in WA must have workers' compensation insurance• workers’ compensation insurance does not automatically renew each year• public liability insurance is not the same as workers’ compensation insurance• 'business insurance packages’ arranged through insurers or brokers often exclude workers' compensation liability. It is important to check which insurance products are included in the package• casual employees, family members, sub-contractors, carers and domestic staff can all be workers entitled to compensation if injured while being paid to work for you, so don’t risk an uninsured claim - seek advice if you are not sure if you are an employer.• employers must have an Injury Management System available which explains the steps to take if there is an injury in the workplaceFor more information about workers’ compensation:• contact our Advice and Assistance line on 1300 794 744• watch our educational videos www.workcover.wa.qov.au/resources/educational-videos• read Workers' compensation essentials - Employer fact sheet ... See MoreSee Less
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13 Jul

WorkCover WA offers an extensive library of resources and publications for all your workers’ compensation queries. Our entire library of resources is free and can be downloaded at: www.workcover.wa.gov.au/resources/forms-publications/ ... See MoreSee Less
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9 Jul

WorkCover WA are proud to support PIEF and look forward to learning more from industry experts at their annual conference. ... See MoreSee Less
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9 Jul

Part two of our conversation series is now available.Covering the new Workplace Rehabilitation Providers Principles and Standards of Practice and the first three priority areas. www.youtube.com/watch?v=fD_bopygPJ0 ... See MoreSee Less
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5 Jul

From 4 to 11 July, we celebrate NAIDOC Week 2021 and commemorate the achievements and culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This year’s theme ‘Heal Country!’ signifies the great importance on protecting the Country’s land, waters, sacred sites and heritage.We encourage you to learn more at www.naidoc.org.au ... See MoreSee Less
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WorkCover WA events

Find out about upcoming events including webinars and training.

Conversation Series

A series of videos exploring key messages of the Insurer and Self-insurer Principles and Standards.

Brokers training program

Learn more about the scheme through our online learning program for brokers.

Annual Report 2019/20

Learn more about WorkCover WA, our priorities and activities during the past financial year.

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