Construction Injury Claims Queensland
Construction & building sites can be dangerous. If you’ve suffered a workplace injury or disease, speak to our expert team of lawyers in Queensland today.
Am I entitled to a construction injury claim in Queensland?
Construction workers in Queensland may be able to claim compensation for their injuries with a construction lawyer Brisbane if it resulted from someone else’s negligence or carelessness. In order to claim under the Queensland Workers Compensation scheme, you must be considered a ‘worker’.
If you suffer a workplace injury or disease, the workers compensation claim may be able to provide you with weekly workcover benefits, medical and hospital expenses, rehabilitation services, certain personal items and a lump sum payment for permanent impairment on the basis set by the particular scheme.
The basic criteria in order to be covered by workcover is;
- you must be a worker; and
- the injury must be a work-related injury. That is, the injury arose out of or in the course of your employment or your employment is a significant contributing factor to the development of the injury/condition
Construction and building sites can be dangerous and volatile places to work, with heavy machinery, tools, and all sorts of materials. The construction industry is one of the largest sources of workers’ compensation claims in Australia.
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