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Accommodating long-haul Covid-19 at work

RTWMatters team

Practical advice for accommodating non-infectious workers with persistent Covid symptoms during RTW. Plus information about Covid-19 transmission and indoor ventilation.

As of mid-May, 2021, nearly 30,000 Australians had been diagnosed with Covid-19.  While this is a significant number, compared to many countries we have fared well during the Covid-19 pandemic. One manifestation of this good fortune is a comparatively small number of Covid-related workers’ compensation claims. Safe Work Australia reports that there were just 1,222 relevant workers compensation claims lodged around the country in 2020. ...

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