Information for injured workers: How to make a WorkSafe claim

A step-by-step guide to claiming workers compensation if you have a work-related injury or illness.


What it contains

If you have a work-related injury or illness, you may be entitled to workers compensation. This checklist will tell you what steps you need to take. It also outlines:

  • who can make a WorkSafe claim
  • what you need to do
  • what your employer needs to do
  • what the agent does
  • what happens if your claim is accepted/rejected
  • frequently asked questions