Tassal fails in attempt to prevent worker from obtaining workplace compensation after spinal injury

Adam Holmes
June 11 2021 - 3:00am
A Tassal worker suffered a spinal injury while lifting a heavy weight in attempting to retrieve a net.
A Tassal worker suffered a spinal injury while lifting a heavy weight in attempting to retrieve a net.

Tassal has failed in its attempt to prevent an employee from gaining workers' compensation after he suffered a spinal injury while lifting a heavy weight to unhook a net.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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