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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act Review Final Report

Mr Peter Hanks QC

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Mr Peter Hanks QC - the final report was publicly released on 30 March 2013. The report outlines over 100 recommendations to modernise the SRC Act and to increase the focus on early intervention and rehabilitation for the benefit of injured workers and their employers.

On 24 July 2012, a comprehensive review of the Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (the SRC Act) was announced. 

A Review into the SRC Act was undertaken in 2012 by Mr Peter Hanks QC and Dr Allan Hawke AC, to ensure that its objectives were being met and the Comcare Scheme was exemplary in its design and delivery.