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ATO Ruling on Taxation of Income Redemption Lump Sums 109KB

Ruling TD 2016/18 effective 10/8/16

Cover for cross-border workers 497KB

RTWSA document setting out the rules for determining jurisdiction for cross-border workers effective July 2015

Economic loss lump sum ready reckoner 76KB

Ready reckoner for lump sums for economic loss under the Return to Work Act 2014 for the years 2014-2017

Impairment Assessment Guidelines 2015

Published 12 March 2015, effective 1 July 2015

Impairment Insider - Issue 2 700KB

Newsletter for WPI Assessors issued by RTWSA 8 November 2016

Information Exchange Protocol for Self Insurers & WorkCover October 2006 51KB

Protocol for the exchange of claim information between self insurers and between self insurers and WorkCover

MLCOA Permanent Impairment Peer Review Service 68KB

Following the recent changes to SA WorkCover?s peer review process on 30 March 2010, mlcoa is pleased to announce that we have trained staff and Doctors available to assist you. mlcoa provides a wide range of accredited P.I. Assessors and our team adopts a collaborative quality assurance approach to the review of P.I. reports. mlcoa staff members have also completed the WorkCover PI training and are competent and experienced in carrying out our internal Quality Assurance program. All PI reports will be reviewed by our staff prior to release to ensure AMA 5 and SA WorkCover compliance. All mlcoa accredited medical specialists have gained the necessary experience over the last 12 months under the Peer Review system. As an added safeguard for the future and to ensure our ongoing compliance with the WorkCover Guidelines, Dr Beata Byok (former WorkCover peer reviewer) is available to review mlcoa reports prior to their finalisation and release, upon the request of our self insured clients. This service is available at the standard WorkCover fee.

Request for Exchange of Information

WorkCover form for requesting claim information from another compensating authority

Return to Work Coordinator Training & Operational Guidelines 2015 999KB

Published in the Gazette 18 June 2015

RTWSA average weekly earnings calculator as at July 2015 111KB

These calculators and the information and formulas used in them (Calculators) have been developed by ReturnToWorkSA for its own internal use only. In consideration for ReturnToWorkSA making the Calculators available to self-insured employers, they acknowledge that: • ReturnToWorkSA does not give any warranties or representations in relation to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the Calculator; • A Self-insured employers use of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators are at their own risk; • A Self-insured employer must make their own independent assessment of the accuracy, reliability and completeness of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators; and • To the maximum extent permitted by law none of ReturnToWorkSA, its officers, employees, agents or advisers accepts any liability for any loss whatsoever (including without limitation any liability arising from any fault or negligence on their part) arising from the use of the Calculators or any results produced by the Calculators or otherwise arising in connection with the Calculators.

RTWSA Backpay Interest calculator 668KB

These calculators and the information and formulas used in them (Calculators) have been developed by ReturnToWorkSA for its own internal use only. In consideration for ReturnToWorkSA making the Calculators available to self-insured employers, they acknowledge that: • ReturnToWorkSA does not give any warranties or representations in relation to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the Calculator; • A Self-insured employers use of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators are at their own risk; • A Self-insured employer must make their own independent assessment of the accuracy, reliability and completeness of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators; and • To the maximum extent permitted by law none of ReturnToWorkSA, its officers, employees, agents or advisers accepts any liability for any loss whatsoever (including without limitation any liability arising from any fault or negligence on their part) arising from the use of the Calculators or any results produced by the Calculators or otherwise arising in connection with the Calculators.

RTWSA Medical Partners in Recovery Pilot Program 534KB

Pilot Program commenced by RTWSA August 2016

RTWSA section 49(2) adjustment calculator 2017 199KB

These calculators and the information and formulas used in them (Calculators) have been developed by ReturnToWorkSA for its own internal use only. In consideration for ReturnToWorkSA making the Calculators available to self-insured employers, they acknowledge that: • ReturnToWorkSA does not give any warranties or representations in relation to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the Calculator; • A Self-insured employers use of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators are at their own risk; • A Self-insured employer must make their own independent assessment of the accuracy, reliability and completeness of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators; and • To the maximum extent permitted by law none of ReturnToWorkSA, its officers, employees, agents or advisers accepts any liability for any loss whatsoever (including without limitation any liability arising from any fault or negligence on their part) arising from the use of the Calculators or any results produced by the Calculators or otherwise arising in connection with the Calculators.

RTWSA section 58 calculator 56KB

These calculators and the information and formulas used in them (Calculators) have been developed by ReturnToWorkSA for its own internal use only. In consideration for ReturnToWorkSA making the Calculators available to self-insured employers, they acknowledge that: • ReturnToWorkSA does not give any warranties or representations in relation to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the Calculator; • A Self-insured employers use of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators are at their own risk; • A Self-insured employer must make their own independent assessment of the accuracy, reliability and completeness of the Calculators and any results produced by the Calculators; and • To the maximum extent permitted by law none of ReturnToWorkSA, its officers, employees, agents or advisers accepts any liability for any loss whatsoever (including without limitation any liability arising from any fault or negligence on their part) arising from the use of the Calculators or any results produced by the Calculators or otherwise arising in connection with the Calculators.

Schedule of Sums as at 17 August 2017 535KB

Schedule of prescribed sums under the RTWA as at 17/8/17

The “Fairness” Scale - How to measure the reasonableness of your administrative action 414KB

Article released by DW Fox Tucker Lawyers 18 November 2016