Return to work inspectors: Information about

How WorkSafe’s return to work (RTW) inspectors ensure employers comply with their return to work duties.
Last updated

Jul 2013

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PDF, 358.57 kB

Document Length

3 pages

What it contains

WorkSafe is the key regulator of Victoria’s occupational health and safety (OHS) laws. This guide outlines the role of RTW inspectors in ensuring employers comply with their return to work duties under these laws for an injured worker to return to work. It explains:

  • when a RTW inspector is allowed to enter your workplace
  • what a RTW inspector can do
  • what employers and employees can do if they are unhappy with a RTW inspector’s actions or decisions