Changes to Workers Compensation Legislation in 2018 – Not much to help workers

The Workers Compensation Scheme has changed again, but what has really changed? Is it going to be better for workers? Or are we just moving the red tape around? Workers Compensation has long been accused of being overly complex, bureaucratic, and incomprehensible. Add to that the gradual stripping away of benefits for workers over the… Continue reading Changes to Workers Compensation Legislation in 2018 – Not much to help workers

Workers Compensation – Outside Work

Can a worker claim for Workers Compensation due to an injury outside of work? A work injury gives rise to certain types of compensation, in many situations where it doesn’t actually happen at work.  A worker need only show there was enough of a connection with employment that the injury “arises out of or in… Continue reading Workers Compensation – Outside Work