How can a pre-existing brain tumour lead to a ‘work injury’ and have compensation paid? It seems unlikely – impossible even – however in a bizarre turn of events in a remote drilling work site in the middle of Moomba in South Australia, TGB was able to secure compensation for an affected worker faced...
Injuries can and do occur in the Queensland workplace. If it happens to you it is important you know your legal rights and entitlements.
Workplace injuries can range from serious illness/disease, injury or damage (including amputations, fractures and brain injuries) through to less severe injuries such as strains and sprains...
Injured workers strive to get back to work as soon as they can, however they often face hurdles from employers who see them as a risk.
In Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Survival Kit, Adelaide injury lawyer Mal Byrne writes about the decision to pursue a workers compensation claim.