Tag Archives: Guest Posts


Finding this blog was like reading an autobiography

In a perfect world, workcover insurers (and their case managers) would exist to help you recover, and to accurately assess and pay damages and costs after a workplace injury. But the truth is, workcover case managers work for the insurance companies they represent, and as a result, they are often more interested in protecting said insurance companies than protecting your best interests, including your recovery. The following Guest post highlights again some common dirty tricks insurance companies use to try to get out of paying for your claim.

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Another bad experience with an independent medical examination (IME)

The following story, about a ‘bad’ and/or ‘questionable’ experience with an IME Orthopedic Surgeon in Castle Hill (NSW) was submitted back in December 2014 as a “Guest Post“. We weren’t quite sure whether to publish it or not. In the context of the current “IME” theme, we have decided to publish this story, however we have censored the IME’s name, which was put into the title (heading) of the originally submitted “Guest Post”.

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Workcover Insurer & IMEs behaviour ‘disgraceful’ and ‘seriously alarming’ says Judge

The following article was submitted by “Bullied” as a Guest Post. The article focuses on a shocking, disgraceful, totally unconscionable recent legal case (NSW) that basically highlights everything that is wrong with the workers compensation system, including the insurer and the IME. The Judge in this case directed that the independent medical examiner (IME Dr Casikar) AND the workcover insurer (Allianz) both be investigated for their disgraceful and seriously alarming [mis]conduct!

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