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My life as it is within Workers’ Compensation – it’s a dog’s breakfast

By |2017-12-11T09:18:42+00:00October 28th, 2016|My rants, Support, system, work, Work / System, Workcover|

In my current state of bewilderment, this may be the best way I can describe my life as it is today. I shouldn’t bag a dog’s breakfast, as unlike that which the workers’ compensation system has dished out to me – a [...]

My workers compensation battle is turning into a WorkSafe carnivale

By |2017-12-11T09:18:42+00:00September 28th, 2016|My rants, system, Work / System, Workcover|

It’s been a huge few weeks for WorkSafe and injured workers in Victoria. I’ve always encouraged anyone who contacted me with their frustrations and horrid experiences of being an injured worker in Victoria to call their Ombudsman. The Ombudsman’s role, [...]

Interactions Between Injured Workers and Insurers in Workers’ Compensation Systems: A Systematic Review of Qualitative Research Literature.

By |2017-12-11T09:18:43+00:00August 16th, 2014|work, Work / System, Workcover|

Most research on the effects of compensation has concentrated on examining outcomes rather than considering the compensation process itself... The majority of interactions were negative and resulted in considerable psychosocial consequences for injured workers