Information for workers: Return to work obligations

Simple document explaining your legal rights and obligations and what meeting them looks like in practice.


What it contains

A work-related injury or illness can have a big impact on your life. Research has shown that getting back to work is important for your health and well being. The earlier you start planning to return to work, the better your chances of getting back sooner. This document outlines:

  • employees' legal obligations
  • how to meet your obligations
  • what happens if you do not meet them
  • your rights