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Injured in a work-related incident in Queensland? Check your rights.
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. Call our expert team now on 1800 266 801 for free initial advice on your situation (or start a live chat).
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:
- injuries sustained during a lunch break or when working interstate or overseas
- diseases that are caused or worsened by work
- pre-existing conditions that are worsened by work.
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Common questions about claiming.
Are there time limits?Yes, strict time limits apply. The limit is 3 years from the date of accident for most claims unless you were under 18 when the injury occurred. Some exceptions apply, we recommend seeking legal advice as soon as possible.
How long will it take?
The majority of workers compensation claims can be completed by our Brisbane & Gold Coast accident compensation lawyers within 12-18 months. However, it can be longer for very complicated matters such as those involving multiple injuries.
Who pays the compensation?
It is a legal required in Queensland for all employers to have Workers Compensation insurance. The employers workers insurance company pays the compensation, e.g. WorkCover Queensland. You don’t need to worry about your employer having to foot the costs directly.
How much will it cost?We offer a unique ‘No Win. No Fee. No Catch’ promise, which means there are no upfront costs and you will never be left out of pocket. Fees are calculated on the amount of work done & will be explained before matter is opened.
What injuries are covered?
Any work-related injury may be eligible. Common injuries including injuries to limbs, the back, head, neck, spine & eye. It can also include chemical exposure, RSI, industrial asthma & psychological conditions caused by work.
Who can claim?
Queensland WorkCover compensation covers;
- casual and permanent employees
- full-time and part-time employees
- some self-employed workers
- people deemed to be workers (i.e. jurors, work experience students, some volunteers etc.).
The claims process.
Get initial advice & home visit
Our compensation experts check if you may have a claim & explain the whole process to you.
Kick Off with our Legal Team
Once you sign up, your assigned legal team will gather all the required details, organise medical reports & start your claim.
Negotiate Lump Sum Settlement
We build your case over 12-18 months & negotiate with the CTP insurer of the ‘at-fault’ party to secure a tax-free lump sum settlement.
Nothing to Pay Unless We Win
Nothing to pay us, or anyone else unless we win your case. If you win, only pay for the work done to secure your compensation.
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Check your rights & entitlements. Request a free case review with our Principal Greg Smith today via the form below or call 1800 266 801.