/Tag: injured worker

Injured workers, here comes the royal commission we’ve been waiting for

By |2017-12-11T16:20:49+10:00December 28th, 2016|Feature, Support, Work / System, Workcover|

"Listen to the stories of those people whose lives have been affected, whose houses have been lost... who have been arguing for years—eight to 10 years, for some people—for some sense of justice."

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

By |2017-12-11T09:18:42+10:00October 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+10:00September 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, [...]