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04 Aug

Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice – Priority 4

Released today, part 5 of our Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice conversation series which explores Priority 4 – Underwriting. The Principles and Standards provide a cohes... Read More »

24 Jul

Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice – Priority 3

Released today, part 4 of our Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice conversation series which explores Priority 3 – Injury Management. The Principles and Standards provide a ... Read More »

23 Jul

Welcome to WorkCover WA seminar

Unless COVID-19 restrictions are in place, the next Welcome to WorkCover WA seminar will be held on 25 August 2020 from 9.30am to 11.30am at WorkCover WA in Shenton Park. These seminars are held quart... Read More »

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28 Jul

FREE EVENT – WELCOME TO WORKCOVER WA SEMINAR

Unless COVID-19 restrictions are in place, the next Welcome to WorkCover WA seminar will be held on 25 August 2020 from 9.30am to 11.30am at WorkCover WA in Shenton Park.

These seminars are held quarterly to provide stakeholders with an introduction to the workers’ compensation scheme in Western Australia, and topics include:
• How the scheme operates
• Legislation and premium rates
• Claims process and statistics
• Regulating workers’ compensation
• Key obligations of employers
• Dispute resolution
• Injury management and return to work.

The seminar will also provide an opportunity for attendees to ask questions on these topics.

To register for the event, click the link below. Registrations are essential and spaces are limited!

www.workcover.wa.gov.au/event/welcome-to-workcover-wa-seminar-16/
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24 Jul

Released today, part 4 of our Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice conversation series which explores Priority 3 – Injury Management.

The Principles and Standards provide a cohesive set of insurer and self-insurer service expectations intended to ensure a fair workers’ compensation experience for workers and employers. To learn more, visit www.workcover.wa.gov.au/service-providers/insurer-and-self-insurer-principles-and-standards-of-pr....
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21 Jul

An employer was recently fined $18,000 for failing to produce wage records to a WorkCover WA inspector. WorkCover WA investigates non-compliance with the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981 (WA). Failing to cooperate with an inspector’s inquiries, verbally or in writing, may lead to penalties.

More information about the penalties for non-compliance can be found at www.workcover.wa.gov.au/employers/costs-of-non-compliance/
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15 Jul

WorkCover WA’s online chat service is available Monday to Friday during business hours through the WorkCover WA website. Our Communications & Education team operate this service and are happy to chat with you to answer any questions you have about workers’ compensation. ... See MoreSee Less

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