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Injured Volunteer? Consider a WorkCover Claim.

Are you an Injured Volunteer? Find out your legal rights. Injured Volunteer? If you have been working as a volunteer and are injured during the course of your required activities, enquiries should be made as to whether you are entitled to statutory benefits (compensation) from WorkCov

Workplace Death

Brett Kelly, 34 years old, worked at Mt Isa’s Glencore copper mine. He was last seen on 18 June 2014 whilst working underground. Sadly, authorities have terminated the rescue operation on the basis that they do not believe that he would be alive given the hazardous and dangerous envir

Father killed in workplace wall collapse

Tragically, a 30 year old construction worker died on 23/6/14 when a partially built wall collapsed at his workplace as a result of strong winds in Melbourne. A co-worker frantically tried to rescue Michael Klanja from the rubble but paramedics could not revive him. Michael leaves beh

Bloody WorkCover Claim!

What happens if you are injured at work and then develop a post-accident infection? The Courts have generally held that as long as the infection was attributable to the original injury, the worker’s right to compensation will not be affected. This is whether or not the infection was i