Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998 No 86
243A Information gathering and use by Authority and Nominal
(1) The Authority and the Nominal Insurer may collect, analyse, use
and disclose data, statistics and other information relating to any of the
(a) claims for compensation and work injury
(b) the functions, activities and performance of scheme agents,
specialised insurers and self-insurers,
(c) policies of insurance,
(d) the investment of assets of the Insurance
(2) For that purpose, the Authority and the Nominal Insurer may obtain
information from scheme agents, specialised insurers, self-insurers and from
any other source.
(3) This section extends to authorise the Authority and the Nominal
Insurer to collect and analyse, and to disclose to such persons or classes of
persons as may be prescribed by the regulations, personal information about
the health of an individual, but only in relation to (or in connection with)
the matters referred to in subsection (1).
(4) Section 243 does not prevent the disclosure of information in
accordance with this section.