Yes. If you incur an injury while you are travelling to or from work you may be covered by WorkCover. This is referred to as a “journey claim”.
You may be covered if you are injured while on a break such as for morning tea or lunch.
Yes. If you incur an injury while you are working temporarily in another location including interstate or overseas locations you may be covered by WorkCover. If you were working at the time or doing a company organised activity then you may be entitled to make a workers compensation claim. Call 1800 266 801 or start a live chat to get more advice on your rights.
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