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7 February Employer fined almost $500,000 for threatening workers An employer who threatened workers for reporting a health and safety problem has been issued a $475,000 fine. The case highlights how employers face serious consequences if they discriminate against workers who make a WorkCover claim or raise safety concerns with their boss.
21 December Total and Permanent Disability claims. You must meet the definition You can obtain Total and Permanent Disability entitlements by meeting strict definitions contained within your superannuation policy. The real test is whether, given the injury or illness, you are unlikely to ever work in an occupation for which you are reasonably fitted by education, training or experience.
17 December Not having a voice is a key problem with National Redress Lack of advocacy for survivors of abuse is emerging as a key issue with the National Redress Scheme. If you do choose Redress there is no opportunity for you to have an advocate in your corner, to push your side, to make the points that you want to be made or counter whatever might be brought up by the institution.