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06 Apr

COVID-19 CAS Services Update

Arbitration Arbitration services are continuing to operate. New applications for arbitration and/or documents in relation to existing matters can be lodged in hard copy whilst postal and courier servi... Read More »

06 Apr

Security Software Update

WorkCover WA will undertake system maintenance during the Easter long weekend of Friday 10 to Monday 13 April 2020.  System notifications may be delayed during this period.  ... Read More »

30 Mar

COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Claim Impacts

The impacts associated with government measures to address the spread of COVID-19 will affect how existing workers’ compensation claims are managed. The possible impacts on workers’ compensation a... Read More »

6 Apr

WorkCover WA will undertake system maintenance during the Easter long weekend of Friday 10 to Monday 13 April 2020. System notifications may be delayed during this period. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 Apr

An employer was recently fined $1,300 for failing to produce wage records to a WorkCover WA inspector. WorkCover WA investigates non-compliance with the Act. Failing to cooperate with an inspector’s inquiries, verbally or in writing, may lead to penalties. More information about the penalties for non-compliance is at www.workcover.wa.gov.au/employers/costs-of-non-compliance/ ... See MoreSee Less

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23 Mar

Did you know technicians and trades workers, labourers and community and personal service workers were the top three occupations for lost-time workers’ compensation claims in 2018/19? Have a read of our Scheme Trends brochure for more information about claims by occupation and other topics including injury and disease attributes, injury management and claims lodgement www.workcover.wa.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Scheme-Trends-brochure-2019-Final-PDF-Interact... ... See MoreSee Less

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16 Mar

If you are a worker waiting for a decision on your workers’ compensation claim, you are typically responsible for paying medical treatment and other related costs. Your employer does not typically pay for these. If your claim is accepted, your employer will then reimburse you up to the recommended amount set by WorkCover WA. Keep copies of any invoices and receipts and pass them to your employer if your claim is accepted. ... See MoreSee Less

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