Workers' Compensation - Further Information
JLT Public Sector (JLT)
For advice on rehabilitation and claims management.
Office of the Solicitor-General
For all legal advice.
Legislation and Guidelines
A Guide to Workers Compensation in Tasmania
Published by WorkCover Tasmania, this guide provides a useful, easy-to-read overview of the requirements of, and benefits provided under, the
Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988.
For information and publications on workplace health and safety, workers' compensation, occupational rehabilitation, and occupational health and safety.
Work Health and Safety Act 2012
For information on the responsibilities of employers and workers in respect to health and safety issues in the workplace, including the responsibility of employers to immediately report all incidents resulting in death or serious injury or illness, or a dangerous incident, to the regulator (section 38).
Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988
Tasmanian workers' compensation legislation.
Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Regulations 2011
Regulations made under the
Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, including the practices and procedures of the Workplace Rehabilitation and Compensation Tribunal.
WorkSafe Tasmania is responsible for administering much of the legislation that regulates business in Tasmania, including occupational health and safety, and workers' compensation legislation.
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