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The human face of WorkCover: from truckie to carer

Anne-Marie Taplin, senior writer WorkCover SA

Senior writer with WorkCover SA shares a great case study that shows RTW is always worth the hard work to get there.

A horrific motor vehicle accident left David Platten unable to return to his long-term role as an interstate semi-trailer driver, but award-winning aged care organisation, ECH Inc, has stepped in to offer David a chance at a new life. “A great job, with the freedom and best scenery this country has to offer,” is how former truck driver David Platten described his work driving trucks across Australia for some 30 years. ...

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