Queensland Consolidated Regulations

[Index] [Table] [Search] [Search this Regulation] [Notes] [Noteup] [Previous] [Next] [Download] [Help]

WORKERS' COMPENSATION AND REHABILITATION REGULATION 2014 - REG 114

Functions of rehabilitation and return to work coordinator—Act, s 41(b)

114 Functions of rehabilitation and return to work coordinator—Act, s 41(b)

For section 41 (b) of the Act , the following functions are prescribed—

(a) initiate early communication with an injured worker in order to clarify the nature and severity of the worker’s injury;
(b) provide overall coordination of the worker’s return to work;
(c) if a rehabilitation and return to work plan is developed under section 220 (5) of the Act
(i) consult with the worker and the worker’s employer to develop the suitable duties program component of the plan; and
(ii) ensure the program is consistent with the current medical certificate or report for the worker’s injury;
(d) liaise with—
(i) any person engaged by the employer to help in the worker’s rehabilitation and return to work; and
(ii) the insurer about the worker’s progress and indicate, as early as possible, if there is a need for the insurer to assist or intervene.



AustLII: Copyright Policy | Disclaimers | Privacy Policy | Feedback