COVID-19 Information (News)
15 December 2021
The Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission (SRCC) understands that the current COVID-19 pandemic presents significant challenges for employers, workers and relevant stakeholders.
The SRCC continues to regulate self-insured licensees and remains available and responsive to address issues arising during this time. The SRCC is closely monitoring the evolving situation and is focussing on the health, safety and wellbeing of workers and employers.
We encourage you to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
If you require information about COVID-19 itself, including up-to-date information on quarantine requirements please visit the Australian Government’s department of Health website or the Australia.gov.au website.
If you have an issue relating to safety at your workplace, including in relation to COVID-19, please contact your relevant safety regulator. Resources are also available on Comcare’s website (including information on considerations employers and workers should have when working from home). Safe Work Australia’s website also provides guidance and information concerning work health and safety duties.
For information about your workplace entitlements and obligations if they are impacted by the outbreak of coronavirus, visit the Fair Work Ombudsman’s website.
The Australian Government has also developed a COVID-19 vaccine claim scheme to reimburse people who suffer a moderate to significant impact following an adverse reaction to an approved vaccine. More information:
- COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme - Department of Health
- Frequently asked questions
- COVID-19 vaccine claims scheme - Services Australia
The SRCC continues to monitor the latest information regarding COVID-19.