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WORKPLACE INJURY MANAGEMENT AND WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT 1998 - SECT 79
How notice of decision is given
79 How notice of decision is given
(1) A notice required by this Division must be given--
(a) to the claimant or
worker concerned, and
(b) in the case of a notice of a decision to dispute
liability--to the worker's employer, if required by the regulations.
notice must contain a concise and readily understandable statement of the
reason for the insurer's decision and of the issues relevant to the decision.
(3) In addition, notice of a decision to dispute liability for a claim for
compensation must identify any provision of the
workers compensation legislation on which the insurer relies to dispute
(4) The regulations may make provision for--
(a) the manner in
which a notice under this Division is to be given, and
(b) the form of and
other information to be included in or to accompany the notice.
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