Workers’ compensation and injury management publications are available to workers in the following categories.


 Workers’ compensation and injury management


 Noise induced hearing loss

  • A Guide to Noise Induced Hearing Loss (PDF available on the Employer publications page)
    A comprehensive guide for employers and workers that outlines your rights, obligations and entitlements regarding noise induced hearing loss.
  • Work related hearing loss claims – Employer and worker fact sheet (PDF available on the Employer publications page)
    A comprehensive guide to assist you with your workers’ compensation and injury management obligations in accordance with the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981.

 Contractors & sub-contractors

  • A Technical Note on Contractors and Workers’ Compensation (PDF available on Employer publications page)
    Detailed information to clarify liability and legal obligations in relation to contractors and sub-contractors.

Workers’ compensation and injury management

  • Fact sheet – Case Conferences (PDF – 658KB)
    This fact sheet outlines how a case conference can assist all parties involved in a claim to help an injured worker return to work.

Uninsured workers’ compensation claims


Industrial diseases

  • Silicosis Fact Sheet for Workers (PDF – 234KB)
    This fact sheet provides information on setting out the process for making a compensation claim for workers with a provisional or confirmed diagnosis of silicosis, and the responsibility of insurers where a claim has been made.