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