WorkSafe insurance is compulsory insurance for Victorian employers which is funded by their contributions. It provides employers with insurance cover for the cost of benefits if your workers are injured or become ill because of their work.
The policy may cover:
- Replacement of lost income
- Medical and rehabilitation treatment costs
- Legal costs
- Lump sum compensation in the event of a serious injury
More detailed information about the policy is provided here WorkSafe insurance policy.
Additional information for employer is also provided in Your WorkSafe insurance - A guide for employers.
Essential information you may need to know about WorkSafe’s insurance is covered on these pages: