Does workers’ compensation cover me working from home?


In short, yes. As you’re still an employee, you are still covered by your employers’ workers’ compensation insurance.

However, this is only the case if the injury is caused by or occurs during your employment hours and your job is a major factor in causing the injury.

Read more about your rights and safety tips while working from home here.

Last updated:
February 22, 2024

Disclaimer: This information is designed for general information in relation to Queensland compensation law. It does not constitute legal advice. We strongly recommend you seek legal advice in regards to your specific situation. For help understanding your rights, please call 1800 960 482 or request a free case review to talk to one of our lawyers today.

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