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Good news for workers who can’t return to their pre-injury job

Gabrielle Lis

An op shop, a chicken run, IT training and a cuppa with a CEO: Craig’s Table serves up a unique community-based retraining program loved by injured workers, employers, insurers and workers' comp authorities.

Craig’s Table is a community-based retraining program for people who are unable to return to their original job after a workplace injury. It was founded in South Australia by Rosemary McKenzie-Ferguson and has now been transplanted to NSW thanks to a $500,000 seed fund from icare. Rosemary, once an injured worker herself, knows workplace injury and workers compensation from the inside out. “My own experience left me underst...

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