Hearing Loss Claims

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Occupational hearing loss is one of the major problems among workers in Australia, especially for those who work in the manufacturing or construction industries.

Workers Compensation Payout Guide NSW

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In New South Wales (NSW), workers compensation is a crucial system designed to support employees who suffer an injury or illness resulting from their work-related duties. According to State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA), from 2022 to 2023 there were a total of 111,744 reportable workers compensation claims recorded.

Accrual of leave on workers compensation: Your go to guide

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In Australia, compensation payments may affect your entitlement to standard pre-injury employment benefits. This article covers the availability of different types of leave in NSW when on workers compensation, and how access to leave benefits may differ from state to state. 

Guide to Weekly Payments for Workers Compensation

Weekly payments form a major part of the NSW workers compensation scheme and aim to compensate an injured worker for their loss of income over the course of recovery. 

As an injured worker, the amount you can receive on a weekly basis and the period during which they are entitled to payments depends on a number of factors including the extent of your injury, your income before you got injured, as well as your ability to submit on time relevant documentation and applications to your insurer.