Accidents are an unfortunate part of life. If you're lucky, you may come away with a mild injury. Sometimes very bad luck can strike and the injury suffered can leave you in permanent pain or with a permanent disability. We take a look at serious back injuries and your right to claim superannuation disability benefits if you're unable to work.
If you’re reading this article there’s an 80% chance that you’ve suffered some form of back injury or back pain. Workplace-related back injuries remain one of the most common types of workplace injury. For those unlucky enough to fall victim, the ongoing implications can go far beyond the initial symptoms.