The COVID-19 pandemic has not only been a global health crisis; it has severely affected the Australian economy due to reduced productivity, loss of life, business closures, trade disruption and the decimation of the tourism industry.
The range of possible injuries sustained in transport accidents in Victoria would take longer than this short blog post to describe. For the lucky, a transport accident will be but a minor inconvenience from which their body will fully recover. For the remainder, the effects of a transport accident can be felt for the rest of their lives.
At Zaparas Lawyers, we often assist clients who are struggling with the psychological effects of having experienced or witnessed a traumatic incident at work.
Many of our clients don’t realise that they are just as entitled to WorkCover benefits as workers who have suffered physical injuries.