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  1. COVID-19 Legislative Amendment (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 has been passed by Parliament

    COVID-19 Legislative Amendment (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 has been passed by Parliament on the 24 March 2020. This Act includes changes to the Workers Compensation Act 1987 and the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 to relieve pressure on general practitioners and the overall health system during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    27/03/2020

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  2. SIRA bulletin

    The SIRA Bulletin is our first general bulletin that is addressing COVID-19. In this issue we look at changes to workers compensation and motor accident laws, how Dispute Resolution Services is operating to protect the wellbeing of injured people, stakeholders and decision makers and steps we are taking to ensure

    26/03/2020

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  3. Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

    Find updates and information on how COVID-19 and the impacts on the workers compensation scheme.

    20/03/2020

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  4. Survey: Understanding the experience and recovery of people in our schemes

    SIRA is committed to understanding the experience and recovery of people in our NSW Workers Compensation and Compulsory Third Party (CTP) schemes.

    20/03/2020

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  5. Motor accidents bulletin - March 2020

    In this issue: Coronavirus COVID-19 update, a Personal Injury Commission will be established later this year. There are ongoing consultations for the CTP arrangements and Indexation of weekly statutory benefits in motor accident claims from the 1 April 2020.

    19/03/2020

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  6. Indexation of weekly statutory benefits in motor accident claims – 1 April 2020

    Weekly statutory benefits payable under the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 must be indexed on 1 April each year.

    18/03/2020

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  7. Workers compensation regulation bulletin - Issue 90

    In this issue: COVID-19 update in relation to accessing telehealth services, certificates of capacity, SIRA funded programs - additional support for workers and employers and premium impacts of workers compensation claims.

    18/03/2020

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  8. Workers compensation bulletin - Issue 89

    In this issue: COVID-19 update, SIRA raises concerns regarding business advertising services related to hearing loss and the complaints handling process.

    16/03/2020

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  9. Sonic Healthcare Limited applies for a workers compensation group self-insurer licence

    Sonic Healthcare Limited, (‘Sonic Healthcare’) has applied to the State Insurance Regulatory Authority for a workers compensation group self-insurer licence covering the following wholly owned employing subsidiaries:

    12/03/2020

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  10. Workers compensation bulletin - Issue 88 (March 2020)

    In this issue: SIRA prepares for impacts of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Workers Compensation Open data is released for December 2019.

    06/03/2020

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