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What to know about workers' compensation

In Australia, if you've been injured on the job—or if an existing injury or disease has been worsened in the course of your employment—you might be eligible to make a claim for workers' compensation through WorkCover.

WorkCover is a type of insurance that pays compensation when a worker is injured. Making sure you get your full compensation payout can be a complicated and involved process; each state and territory has its own laws, and there's no guarantee that your insurance company will tell you about all the compensation you're entitled to.

Maurice Blackburn's WorkCover claims lawyers have in-depth knowledge of Australia's complex compensation laws and on the best ways to maximise your claim. Contact us today to speak with an expert who can give you advice and get your claim started.

Get the WorkCover payout you deserve

Our highly experienced workers compensation attorneys are here to fight for you. We want to ensure you get properly compensated for your injury, including all medical expenses, lost income and any damages incurred now or in future as a result of your injury.

If you've been injured at work, make sure you give yourself the best chance of making a successful claim by contacting one of our WorkCover lawyers.

Why Maurice Blackburn?

Maurice Blackburn Lawyers is committed to being Australia’s leading work-related injury law firm. We have exceptional expertise in this area of law, a strong history of successful cases and a full suite of legal services we can draw upon to help you in any circumstance.

We understand that claiming workers’ compensation can be a complicated and involved process—especially when you're sick or injured. Our team specialises in these claims, so they are familiar with what you're going through and understand your needs. It’s our mission to ensure you get your full compensation payout to help you get back to being you as soon as possible.

We offer 'no win, no fee'* arrangements for these types of cases, which means that you don't have to pay for our legal services if we don’t win.

Maurice Blackburn has lawyers in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and throughout Australia. Contact us today to book a free consultation and find out how we can help you.

All you need to know about workers' compensation

If you've had an accident or if your health and wellbeing have been affected in the workplace, you may be eligible to make a claim for workers’ compensation.

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