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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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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