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National Injury Insurance Scheme

The National Injury Insurance Scheme Queensland (NIISQ) will provide lifetime treatment, care and support for people who sustain serious personal injuries in motor vehicle accidents after 1 July 2016.

This includes people who sustain spinal cord injuries in a motor vehicle accident, along with people who sustain other injuries such as traumatic brain injuries, multiple amputations, permanent injury to the brachial plexus, severe burns and permanent legal blindness.

Services will be tailored to the individual and their support network, giving them choice, flexibility and independence to reach their goals.

We’re proud to be part of the NIISQ Stakeholder Group to provide our expertise on the development of the scheme, after spending many years lobbying for its introduction.

To find out more, visit niis.qld.gov.au.

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