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How Dr Wyatt analysed the National Return to Work Survey

Gabrielle Lis

In which we introduce the National Return to Work Survey, describe how Dr Wyatt has analysed the results of the 2013 and 2014 surveys, and draw attention to the difference between correlation and causation.

Many of you will be familiar with the National Return to Work Survey, which is conducted biannually on behalf of Safe Work Australia. The survey measures the return to work outcomes of injured Australian workers and asks about their experiences. In 2014, all Australian jurisdictions with the exception of the ACT took part, as well as New Zealand. At the behest of Safe Work Australia, Dr Mary Wyatt has analysed the raw data from the 20...

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