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Why we’re here

One of our core functions is developing and maintaining an evidence base to inform WHS and workers’ compensation policy and practice

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workers comp

$28.6 billion

The value to the Australian economy each year from reducing work-related injuries and illnesses.



Serious workers’ compensation claims in 2021-22p


110 killed

The preliminary number of Australians killed at work in 2023

Australian Work
Health and Safety
Strategy 2023-2033

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Return to Work
Strategy 2020-2030

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