Workcover

Anyone injured at work in Queensland is eligible to receive Workers’ Compensation Benefits from WorkCover. It’s your employer’s responsibility. Labour Hire workers have exactly the same rights as employees.

We are rated as Queensland’s Best WorkCover Law Firm.

Anyone who suffers an injury at work in Queensland is eligible to receive workers’ compensation benefits from WorkCover.

Your employer is legally responsible for things done or not done by your co-workers. Labour hire workers have exactly the same rights as employees, so if you have been injured whilst on a labour hire contract you should seek legal advice immediately.

We have always been a leader in WorkCover claims and it shows.

In 2016 Richardson & Lyons was ranked as the Best WorkCover Law Firm in Queensland:

Doyle’s Guide 2016 – Leading Work Injury Compensation Law Firm

Also in 2016 our Tim Galligan, was also ranked as The Leading WorkCover Lawyer in Queensland, and as one of the Best in Australia:

Doyle’s Guide 2016 – Pre-eminent Lawyer Award-Winner, Work Injury Compensation – QLD

Doyle’s Guide 2016 – Pre-eminent Lawyer Award-Winner, Work Injury Compensation – AUS

Lump sum offers

If you have been receiving benefits from WorkCover for a work injury, WorkCover will probably try to finalise your claim with a lump sum offer.

Click here for more Lump Sum Offers information.

Lump Sum Offers

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