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Expectations Management in Vocational Rehabilitation - Dr Boris Fedoric
Dr Boris Fedoric, 10th September 2019 at 4pm AEST.

ARTICLES

Too tough, too scared, too busy
Gabrielle Lis | A quarter of construction workers don’t report injuries. Why - and what are the consequences?... read more >>
Top ten things to avoid in RTW
Anna Kelsey-Sugg and Gabrielle Lis | Maximise the chances of great RTW outcomes by avoiding these bad boys.... read more >>
Mental health buy-in
Tom Barton | Financial commitment is just the beginning... read more >>
The surprising incidence of pain in young adults
Friyana Bhabha | Short and long term pain is common in the 18-25 year old age group.... read more >>
 

Industry News

Want some workplace wellness? Take a holiday!
Published on September 10, 2019 | Here's the best idea we've heard since our last overseas jaunt: instead of thinking about retirement as something that happens at the end of your working life, consider taking  a series of "mini-retirements": opportunities to "dial down external pressures while focusing on your inner self and evaluating your life's direction".... read more >>
Lonely at work?
Published on September 10, 2019 | If you thought your job was isolating, spare a thought for the Minister for Loneliness in the UK. But in all seriousness, workplace loneliness is a serious and growing problem. Workers who are different from their colleagues (older, for example, or the only woman in a predominantly male workplace) can feel lonely and isolated, as can those who are away from work because of injury or illness.... read more >>
Bright opportunity for insurance workers
Published on September 10, 2019 | Are you an insurance professional with a bright idea about workers' compensation (or any other aspect of your field)? Do you want the opportunity to pitch your idea to a panel of people who could help you put it into practice - as well as taking home prize money and accessing mentoring? TurksLegal and the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and TurksLegal have just announced the 2019 Bright Light Award, which closes October One.... read more >>
Depression rife in NZ workplaces, but more balanced employers help
Published on August 27, 2019 | All employers have to strike a balance between productivity and concern for worker wellbeing. In New Zealand, researchers at Massey University have come up with a way to measure that balance, enabling benchmarking and comparison with other organisations.... read more >>
Jillaroo wants safety net for brain-injured rural workers
Published on August 27, 2019 | RaeLea Foley was bucked off her horse while working on a cattle station and suffered a brain injury. Although she was back on the job after five weeks, she can no longer do everything she used to, and coming to terms with these limitations has been a struggle.... read more >>