The Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) is hosting the Personal Injury Management Conference, which this year, focuses on Driving Outcomes That Work, and highlights programs and initiatives that have excelled in the personal injury industry. Read more here.
A WorkCover WIC is what?
As an employer, you’re probably already aware of the term ‘WIC’. But what does it really mean and as a Queensland employer, what importance does it have to you? Customer Services Manager, Sean McMullen sheds a little light on WICs. To better understand your WIC, read more.
As part of our commitment to improve our services and develop better working relationships with you, we'll be holding forums throughout the year tailored to specific industries. At the forums, you'll hear from experts from various professions and industries to discuss a broad range of topics including the health benefits of work, common injuries in a specific industry, stay at and return to work, and strategies real employers have used to prevent injuries and reduce their premium.
Forums will also be filmed and posted on our YouTube channel and industry pages. Check out presentations from past forums here. If you would like to attend or you have a topic you would like discussed at a forum, please speak to your account manager or call us on 1300 362 128.
Campaigns and initiatives for the taking
You might not be aware, but there are many WHS, RTW and general health and wellbeing initiatives available online, which you can provide for your workers to help them stay in good health while helping you create a positive workplace culture. Read more here.
'Understanding pain...' short film
GP Access with Health Hunter New England Local Health District commissioned short film 'Understanding pain: What to do about it in less than five minutes', which tells us how to determine different types of pain. Read more here.
Chemicals in Australia- Who's who
The Australian Government's National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) website provides a number of resources including safety information sheets to help protect the health of the public, workers and the environment from the harmful effect of industrial chemicals. If you work with chemicals and protecting your workers and the environment is important to you, read more here.