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information for workers

Find out about workers compensation benefits and the responsibilities of workers following a work-related injury or disease.

This information explains workers compensation benefits and your responsibilities following a work-related injury or illness.

  • your obligations

    If you currently have the capacity to work, then you must (in cooperation with your employer and the insurance agent) make reasonable efforts to return to suitable employment.

  • work capacity

    Your capacity for employment is known as your ‘work capacity’. The insurance agent will assess your work capacity so you can recover at work with appropriate support.

  • injured at work guide

    This guide will help you understand what to do and what to expect during your recovery if you’ve been injured at work.