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I am currently on ACC and have just resigned from my job due
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Afternoon, my husband i has been on ACC for the last 8
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I have been off work on ACC since June 2017. I am receiving
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I am an ex NZ servicemen living in Australia been diagnosed
I am an ex NZ servicemen living in Australia been diagnosed with Chronic PTSD, not covered by War Pension Act of 1954 nor by the Veteran Support Act of 2014 nor the ACC as I now reside in Australia … read more
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My employer has made me resign as I am deemed no longer 100% fit to do the work I was employed for. There was no alternative position available. ACC have declined my claim so I will receive no assista… read more
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Three years ago my husband had an accident at work and had his foot amputated. He has been employed by the company for approx 25 years. They have recently terminated his employment and offered him $15… read more
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