Benefits of return to work for an employer's workplace

An employee who returns to work quickly can have big benefits for your workplace.

Date last updated

Tuesday 26 Nov 2019

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  • Return to work

Benefits of playing an active role in ensuring injured workers return to work

  • Your workers (who are vital to your business' success) will recover faster after injury.
  • You retain the skills and knowledge of your injured workers.
  • You reduce the costs of lost productivity.
  • You reduce the costs of recruiting and training new staff to cover the role.
  • You help build morale in the workplace by showing all workers that the injured worker is valued.
  • You reduce the impact of the claim on your WorkCover Insurance premium.