Injuries at work
Our goal is to take action and control hazards before injuries occur but sometimes accidents happen.
Report all injuries immediately!
If you are injured at work it is important to follow the process below. This ensures the incident is properly reported and managed and claims can be processed quickly.
1. Call the Injury Hotline on 4033 9999 (x39999) and press 4
Use the Injury Hotline to report your injury or illness to a member of the Health and Safety Team as soon as practicable. The Health and Safety Team will explain the Injury Management Process and Workers Compensation Process if applicable.
2. Tell your Supervisor
You need to notify your supervisor either verbally or via email that you have sustained a work related injury or illness.
3. Complete an Online Incident Report form
4. Seek medical attention where required.
If the injury needs treatment, seek medical attention and ensure you advise the treatment provider that it is a work related injury and get a WorkCover Certificate of Capacity. This, and any referrals, should be sent to the Health and Safety Team as soon as possible. They can be faxed to 4921 5935