The Commonwealth, states and territories regulate and enforce WHS laws.
We collect, analyse and publish data and information on work health and safety and workers' compensation.
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Key work health and safety statistics
We develop national policy and strategy about workers' compensation.
Use this fact sheet to help understand how workers’ compensation may help you and what some of the benefits of the scheme are.
SWA is not a regulator and cannot advise you about WHS issues in the workplace. If you need help please contact your state or territory work health and safety authority.
Safe Work Australia is not a workers’ compensation regulator or insurer and cannot advise you on workers’ compensation claims or insurance. If you need help, please contact the relevant workers’ compensation authority in your state or territory.