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Case study: Flexible approaches can kickstart cases

Stefanie Garber

Despite the best efforts of the return to work manager, some cases seem to make little progress. Looking beyond the physical injury for solutions can help boost a client's chances of returning to work.

Soccer was Nick’s passion in life. He liked to talk about it to his friends, read about it on the sports pages and, of course, play on weekends with his club. To keep up his fitness, he ran every day through the park near his house. Nick moved to Australia from Greece. He soon found a job as a chef at a high-end restaurant. The position involved frequent lifting and bending, as well as standing for the eight to ten hour shifts. At th...

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