Category: Resources

Prolonged Absence From Work Due to Sickness of Injury

Discusses the legal and employment implications for workers who are absent from work for prolonged periods of time because of sickness or accident. Provides advice to workers on how to secure their continued employment and information about how long employers generally keep jobs open.

Presentation to Association of Staff in Tertiary Education by Hazel Armstrong


Hearing Loss Regulations Vendor Information Pack 2010

The Minister for ACC, the Hon. Dr Nick Smith, has announced that new regulations on financial support for people with hearing loss will come into force on 1 January 2011. The regulations will introduce changes to entitlements, processes and claim management for hearing loss at ACC. This document provides vendors with details of the changes and helps them prioritise their preparations to enable the easiest possible transition from the current Audiology Services contract to operating in the regulated environment.