Can I Sue for a Work-Related Injury?

Suing for a Workplace Accident | Henry Carus and Associates

WorkCover operates on a no-fault basis. In the event of an on-the-job injury, workers are eligible for benefits without having to prove negligence on the part of their employer or any other party. The scheme […]

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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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