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Medical Advisory and Mentoring Service

WorkCover Tasmania's new Medical Advisory and Mentoring Service (MAMS) is designed to put doctors in touch with other doctors, to improve the medical management of workers compensation patients and to ensure better outcomes for everyone involved in the return to work process. Read More

WorkSafe Tasmania Month

Today I officially launched WorkSafe Tasmania Month, which runs from 5 – 30 October. The Month is part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness of work health and safety and reduce work-related injury, illness and death. WorkSafe Tasmania Month has made a huge contribution to reducing w... Read More

2015 Review of specific sections of the Workers Rehabilitation & Compensation Act

The Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 required that sections 67, 69B, 138B, and 27 be reviewed.  The Minister requested the WorkCover Tasmania Board undertake the review, and Finity Consulting were engaged as reviewer.  The review was tabled in Parliament in August 201... Read More