If you suffer an injury or illness while at work, during work or travelling to and from work, as a result of negligence by an employer or colleague, you may be entitled to claim workers compensation.
Workers compensation covers you for damages such as pain and suffering, immediate and future medical expenses and loss of income. It is paid through a government-funded insurance scheme called WorkCover.
It’s important to know that workers compensation claims can cover:
If your question is not answered here then call the office now on 1800 266 801, start a live chat or request a free case review via the form above. You may also like to view our more detailed WorkCover / workers compensation knowledgebase section with detailed answers in plain English to common work injury questions such as ‘What does WorkCover cover?‘, ‘How do I make a WorkCover claim?‘ & ‘How do I appeal a WorkCover decision?‘.