Do I need to notify WorkSafe Tasmania if a worker is injured?
Yes, the employer must notify WorkSafe Tasmania as soon as possible if any of the following incidents have occurred in the workplace
- a death, or
- someone suffers a serious injury or illness, or
- a dangerous incident
Electric shocks must also be reported to TasNetworks on 13 20 04.
Further information is available here WorkSafe Tasmania in respect to the definition of a serious injury or illness and a dangerous incident.
Within 48 hours, the employer must also complete and lodge online, an Incident Notification Form which can be found here Incident Notification Form