What to do if a worker is injured: A guide for employers

From the immediate response, to the claims process, through to helping an injured worker return to work.
Last updated

Jul 2021

Reading level


File type and size

PDF, 330.55 kB

Document length

44 pages

What it contains

Read this guide before an injury happens so you are ready to respond quickly and usefully when it does. It tells you:

  • what you need to do immediately
  • what to do when a compensation claim is made
  • how claims are assessed
  • how to help an injured worker return to work
  • answers to frequently asked questions