Compensation claims are crucial for police, #WorkCover inquiry told #NSWforALL #NSWpol #Ausunions
AFTER three unsuccessful neck operations and a spinal fusion to treat injuries he suffered in a car accident eight years ago, police inspector Toby Lindsay has returned to work.
Mr Lindsay yesterday told a parliamentary inquiry into WorkCover he would not have made his recovery without the support of workers compensation.
The car accident which injured his back happened while he was on the job of policing.
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Since the accident, he has alternated between spending time at home immobilised in a neck brace and at work on restricted and full-time duties.
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