aworkcovervictimsdiary.com received an anonymous email from an injured worker who kindly shared two warning letters by his/her lawyer with regards to the dangers of using social media whilst you have a work injury claim running.
Workcover claim and the use of social media – a lawyer’s warning
We have said, posted, blogged and whinged about it a million times -If you use social media such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc, you need to be very careful how you use these websites whilst your claim is running!
Workcover and Social media warning letter
The injured worker received the following letter from his lawyers:
The injured worker also wishes to let everyone know that you can use lookpic to anonymously upload pictures (such as those documents-they were shared via lookpic).
Also re-read our post about how you can protect your ID online
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Example of a good read re surveillance and social media: