There are calls to expand the list of work-related lung disorders eligible for government compensation in NSW, amid concerns many with life-threatening conditions are missing out. There are 13 dust diseases for which workers can receive financial and health care support under the state’s icare scheme, based on legislation dating back to 1942. Advocates argue ...
Call to fix “unfair” rules for work-related lung disease compo
By Tessa Hoffman
3 Jul 2017