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26 August Comcare decisions can be appealed but – deadlines apply The Comcare workers compensation scheme is not easy to navigate. The most common enquiries we receive are determinations to reject a Comcare claim for injury compensation, or when an existing benefit such as the payment of medical expenses is terminated.
24 August Winlaton abuse survivor tells Royal Commission of sexual abuse and “triads” A former resident of the Victorian children’s institution Winlaton has given evidence of sexual abuse and forced group counselling programs known as “triads” to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
18 August Former Turana wards tell Royal Commission of horrifying abuse Three ex-residents of the former Victorian government-run youth institution Turana have told the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse of the physical, psychological and sexual abuse they experienced while in state care.
17 August Royal Commission kicks off hearing into response of State to Child Sexual Abuse Today saw day one of the 30th case study of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The case study or public hearing will inquire into three State-run youth training and reception centres.