State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

AU WA A1034 - WORKCOVER WA

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

WORKCOVER WA

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A1034

Description area

Dates of existence

1993-12-24 -

History

Workcover WA administers the Workers Compensation and Rehabilitation Act in Western Australia which is targetted at reducing the human and economic cost of workers compensation. This involves effective and efficient management of the scheme, promoting early intervention and return to work and ensuring access to rehabilitation services for injured workers.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Worker's Compensation and Rehabilitation Act 1981

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Related function

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Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes