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ACC changes could encourage accident cover-ups - CTU

ACC changes could encourage accident cover-ups - CTU
Wellington, July 14 NZPA - Discounts on ACC levies for businesses with good safety records will encourage some employers to cover up workplace accidents, opponents say.

ACC report recommends overhaul - report

ACC report recommends overhaul - report
Wellington, July 2 NZPA - Entitlements offered under the ACC scheme will have to be cut and levies raised, even if part of the scheme is opened up to competition, a report by the Stocktake Steering Group is believed to recommend.

Doctors union blasts ACC proposal

Wellington, June 27 NZPA - A doctors' union has taken exception to a suggestion that doctors should be charged for medical mistakes as a way to try and reduce the ACC levy load on workers and businesses.

ACC looking at moving new claimants to private providers

By Maggie Tait of NZPA Wellington, June 24 NZPA - ACC is looking at moving some new claims to private providers, it confirmed this morning.

ACC looking at moving new claimants to private providers

Wellington, June 24 NZPA - ACC is looking at moving some new claims to private providers, it was revealed today. The corporation is already trialing private provision for people who have been on ACC for a long time but is now looking at new claimants too a staff newsletter said.

Opponents say ACC amongst best schemes in world

Opponents say ACC amongst best schemes in world
Wellington, April 23 NZPA - New Zealand's ACC model is among the best in the world and privatisation should only be allowed if there is evidence it will improve the system, former ACC chairman Ross Wilson says.

SFO to give urgent priority to corruption probe

SFO to give urgent priority to corruption probe
Wellington, April 21 NZPA - The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) says it will give urgent priority to its investigation into allegations of corruption against a former ACC staff member.

ACC staff member referred to the SFO

ACC staff member referred to the SFO
Wellington, April 20 NZPA - A former ACC staff member has been referred to the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) following concerns about the lease arrangements and purchase of buildings for ACC offices.

ACC Would Need $19 Billion To Meet Solvency Levels

ACC Would Need $19 Billion To Meet Solvency Levels
By Ian Llewellyn of NZPA Wellington, March 11 NZPA - It would cost ACC around $19 billion to meet the solvency levels required by commercial insurance companies, MPs were told today.

ACC Bill Passes After Fierce Debate

ACC Bill Passes After Fierce Debate
By Peter Wilson of NZPA Wellington, Feb 24 NZPA - Controversial changes to ACC were passed into law in Parliament tonight after nearly two days of fierce debate.

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