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  1. Updated NSW Supplement available

    The State Insurance Regulatory Authority has released updated guidance on the approval of workplace rehabilitation service providers in NSW.

    16/04/2019

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  2. Court decision: Man re-sentenced on appeal

    The NSW District Court has re-sentenced a man for offences related to workers compensation fraud after he appealed against the severity of the penalty. The appeal resulted in a five-month reduction in the man's non-parole period.

    12/04/2019

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  3. Alleged CTP insurance fraud syndicate: four people charged

    Four people have been charged over their alleged role in a Compulsory Third Party (CTP) insurance fraud syndicate operating across Sydney.

    04/04/2019

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  4. Indexation of weekly statutory benefits in motor accident claims

    Weekly statutory benefits payable under the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 must be indexed on 1 April 2019.

    28/02/2019

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  5. Indexed adjustments to workers compensation benefits from 1 April 2019

    The Workers Compensation (Indexation) Order 2019 was notified and published on the NSW Legislation website today, 28 February 2019.

    28/02/2019

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  6. Reminder about home building compensation cover

    As at 28 February 2019, home building compensation cover is only available from a single provider operated by the NSW Government – icare HBCF.

    28/02/2019

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  7. Court decisions

    Prosecution and extradition results in four and a half year custodial sentence for a man convicted of workers compensation fraud.

    28/02/2019

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  8. Changes to ‘point to point’ industry compulsory third party (CTP) insurance premiums

    In 2019, the way insurers calculate and collect CTP premiums for taxis will change.

    22/01/2019

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  9. New requirements for insurer claims administration and conduct

    SIRA has created new standards of practice and guidelines for insurers to improve outcomes in the workers compensation system.

    24/12/2018

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  10. Gordian RunOff Limited granted a NSW CTP insurer licence

    Gordian RunOff Limited has been granted a NSW CTP insurer licence. Zurich will transfer open claims to Gordian RunOff Limited on the 31 December 2018.

    21/12/2018

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