Information for employers: Return to work obligations

Supporting your injured worker to return to safe and sustainable work as soon as possible is necessary to meet your legal obligations, is good for your worker and is good for business. Here’s how.
Last updated

Jul 2013

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PDF, 516.09 kB

Document Length

3 pages

What it contains

When one of your workers has an incapacity for work, you have obligations under the law to help them return to work.

This guide outlines:

  • employers’ legal obligations
  • how to meet them
  • what happens if you don’t meet them.