Impacts of work-related disease

Safe Work Australia is proud to announce the beta release of our new data website,

The new website delivers national work health and safety and workers’ compensation data in an intuitive, user-friendly way.

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These reports show how much work-related injuries and diseases cost.   

Injury and illness cost statistics 

The cost of injury and illness statistics estimate how much work-related injuries and diseases cost employers, workers and the community.  

This report:  

  • includes costs for the type of injury and illness, job, state and territory, age and sex, and 

  • includes our method.

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Supporting information