Understanding all of your workers’ compensation and injury management rights, obligations and entitlements will help you navigate your way to a suitable resolution following an injury or illness in the workplace.

Making a claim

Find out how to make a workers’ compensation claim and what happens when you make a claim.

Go to Making a claim.

Receiving compensation

Find out what compensation you are entitled to for loss of wages and claim-related expenses once your claim has been accepted.

Go to Receiving compensation.

Returning to work

Find out about the injury management and return to work process.

Go to Returning to work.

Noise induced hearing loss

Find out about baseline hearing tests for prescribed workplaces and compensable noise induced hearing loss.

Go to Noise induced hearing loss.

Industrial diseases

Find out about specific industrial diseases that are covered by the workers’ compensation scheme, including asbestos-related disease.

Go to Industrial diseases.

For information specific to silicosis claims in the stone benchtop industry, go to Silicosis claims.

Permanent impairment

Find out how and when a permanent impairment is assessed.

Go to Permanent impairment.


Find out how your workers’ compensation claim can be finalised with a settlement and how this may affect your other entitlements.

Go to Settlements.

Residing outside of Western Australia

Find out about your reporting obligations if you are residing outside of Western Australia.

Go to Residing outside of Western Australia.