Injury and illness support and rehabilitation

Schools and ECE services have structured systems in place to support the safe and early return to work of injured workers. Workers feel well supported to report any instance of pain and discomfort. Managers have defined accountabilities for return to work rehabilitation outcomes.


Our factsheets have been written for schools, ECEs and kōhanga reo to use

Injury and illness support and rehabilitation [PDF, 139 KB]: Assistance for workers returning to work after suffering injuries or illnesses


ACC: Prevent and manage discomfort, pain and injury (external link) effectively, and your employees will be happier, healthier and more productive. Injury-related costs can go down, and you can more easily meet your legal requirement to protect your employees from harm.

ACC: Follow these steps to effectively manage the return of your injured employees back into your workplace (external link)

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