WHAT IS REPETITIVE STRAIN INJURY (RSI)

RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury) describes the symptoms that occur from the overuse of muscles and tendons. Occupational Overuse Syndrome (OOS) is another term used for the same condition. Another well-known term is Tennis Elbow when […]

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How Do Shoulder Injuries Rate in WorkCover Claims?

Work Benefits for Shoulder Injury | Henry Carus + Associates

Many occupations are demanding on the worker’s upper body. The shoulder (one of the most complex joints in the body) is responsible for performing a wide range of on-the-job tasks. Unfortunately, repetitive motion and traumatic […]

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Who Is Entitled to WorkCover in Victoria?

When You Can File a WorkCover Claim

WorkCover is the state workers’ compensation program in Victoria. It is compulsory for all employers in VIC to have WorkSafe insurance if they: Expect to pay more than $7,500 in wages and benefits during the […]

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How Do I File a WorkCover Claim?

How to Lodge a WorkCover Claim

You work hard to provide for your family. If you are injured on the job, you have the right to benefits for your medical costs and lost wages, as well as other support. Unfortunately, many […]

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Who Is At Fault for a Right Turn Accident?

Liability for Right-Turn Accidents

When a collision occurs between a vehicle travelling straight and a vehicle turning right, liability for the accident may seem straightforward. The driver turning right is always at fault, right? Although in many cases the […]

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