Workers' Compensation doctors appt

How many people are attending your Perth Workers’ Compensation medical appointments? We are being advised by an increasing number of our client’s that the workers’ compensation insurer, rehabilitation provider, employer or an employer representative are attending all their medical appointments. Whether you are attending a doctor nominated and funded by your employer or your family […]

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Tips for Choosing the Best Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Perth Workers' Compensation Lawyer

Navigating the workers’ compensation process in Western Australia can be difficult, for any employee. The best way to ensure that you are fully informed about your rights and obligations is to speak to an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer. You need to choose a lawyer who works exclusively in this field, and who has experience in […]

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Has Your Workers’ Compensation Claim Been Declined?

Workers' Compensation Claim Form Declined

If you have made a claim for workers’ compensation in Perth or Western Australia, and the claim has been declined by the workers’ compensation insurer, the next step is to file an application for conciliation at Workcover WA. Workcover WA is the government organisation responsible for overseeing the workers’ compensation scheme in Western Australia. When you […]

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Why You Should Contact a Lawyer When Asked to Give a Statement

Man at his desk calling his Workers' Compensation Lawyer

If you are injured at work, the workers’ compensation insurer may appoint a private investigator to take a statement from you. When you are contacted by the investigator they often tell you they are independent. Investigator’s appointed by insurance companies are not independent. You are not legally obliged to give a statement and you should […]

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