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WORKPLACE INJURY MANAGEMENT AND WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT 1998 - SECT 272
Recovery by insurer
272 Recovery by insurer
(1) If an insurer pays any compensation under this Division and another
insurer or another employer accepts liability to pay compensation to the
worker in respect of the injury concerned, the insurer is entitled to recover
the compensation so paid as a debt from that other insurer or other employer.
(2) Any amount so recoverable is taken to have been payable by the other
insurer or other employer as compensation to the injured worker.
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