Review calls for WorkCoverSA overhaul

Sean Gleeson

A new review commissioned by WorkCoverSA shows that more changes are needed to bring the state's return to work outcomes to a national standard.

Three years after the Rann Government’s legislative reforms to worker’s compensation entitlements in South Australia, a new report compiled by John Walsh of PricewaterhouseCoopers has highlighted ongoing problems with rehabilitation services. The Walsh Review notes that the increased use and cost of vocational rehabilitation services has not delivered an improvement in return to work rates. Walsh cites several factors which raise ...

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Published 08 May, 2011