WorkCover claim acceptance letter

WorkCover claim acceptance letter

WorkCover claim acceptance letter – what does it actually say? Once you’ve lodged a WorkCover claim, the WorkCover insurer will spend some time processing the claim before ultimately making a decision to either accept or reject the claim. If they accept...
WorkCover self insurers in Victoria

WorkCover self insurers in Victoria

WorkCover self insurers in Victoria There are 34 self-insurers in the Victorian WorkCover scheme. You will see from the list below that the companies in the self-insurance part of the scheme are large (or very large) employers. Applying to become a self-insurer is an...
Dealing with WorkCover as an injured worker

Dealing with WorkCover as an injured worker

Dealing with WorkCover as an injured worker If you have a WorkCover claim on foot, you’ll no doubt have had some dealings with the WorkCover insurer. Some people have no worries dealing with WorkCover. For others, it can be a headache. So here are some pointers to...
WorkCover not paying

WorkCover not paying

WorkCover not paying? Here’s what you can do. There are various situations where WorkCover may not be paying you. This article will address the different times where you might find WorkCover not paying you and what you can do about it. There are two broad...
Who pays for workers compensation (Vic)?

Who pays for workers compensation (Vic)?

Who pays for workers compensation (Vic)? WorkSafe and their authorised insurance companies pay for all benefits associated with workers compensation matters in Victoria. This is because every Victorian employer is required to take out a WorkCover workers compensation...
Can you reopen a WorkCover claim?

Can you reopen a WorkCover claim?

Can you reopen a WorkCover claim? Yes, a WorkCover claim can be reopened. The key thing is whether you actually have an entitlement to claim something, irrespective of the time that has passed. For example, is there medical evidence to support the need for a...
What does WorkCover do?

What does WorkCover do?

What does WorkCover do? Think of WorkCover as insurance that your employer takes out to cover their workers in case they get injured. WorkSafe Victoria is responsible for managing WorkCover, the states workers compensation scheme. They are also responsible for...
About Cgu WorkCover

About Cgu WorkCover

WorkCover CGU – insurer ceasing management of Vic WorkCover claims. CGU are an insurance company that has been appointed as an agent by WorkSafe to act on their behalf to manage WorkCover matters. They have recently announced that their contract with WorkSafe...
Allianz WorkCover

Allianz WorkCover

Allianz WorkCover insurer Allianz are an insurance company that has been appointed by WorkSafe to manage employers’ WorkCover insurance and WorkCover claims for injured Workers. Allianz is reportedly the agent most used by employers in the Victorian WorkSafe...