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Wednesday December 12, 2018

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New Diseases to be Considered for Workers Compensation
Safety
Wednesday September 9 2015

New Diseases to be Considered for Workers Compensation

Tuberculosis, hepatitis A, B and C as well as some cancers are among a range of diseases recommended for inclusion under worker compensation laws.

CFMEU Report: Mining Boom Squandered
Mining
Tuesday November 26 2013

CFMEU Report: Mining Boom Squandered

Retired MP Tony Windsor says Howard-era mismanagement of the mining boom will return to haunt Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

Queensland Overhauls Workers Compensation
Business
Wednesday October 16 2013

Queensland Overhauls Workers Compensation

Workers' rights to sue for compensation claims under common law are set to be restricted and employers will have access to applicants' claim histories under an...

Qld: Construction Industry Wants Workers Comp Overhaul
Business
Monday October 14 2013

Qld: Construction Industry Wants Workers Comp Overhaul

The building and construction industry in Queensland has joined industry calls for an overhaul of workers compensation arrangements in that state, including measures to limit a...