Employment CoLab joint winner of the award for Excellence in Injury and Disability Management (Return to Work / Community) at the 2021 Excellence in Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) Award ceremony

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Description

A new open employment program for people with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), developed by a team at Monash University in collaboration with key industry partners, was last week announced as a joint winner of the award for Excellence in Injury and Disability Management (Return to Work / Community) at the 2021 Excellence in Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) Award ceremony.

With a total of 130 nominations and 34 finalists across nine award categories within the PIEF Awards, this new mainstream employment pathway for people with ABI - called ‘Employment CoLab’ - was identified as an innovative program that drives collaboration between employers and employees, builds inclusive workplaces, and offers mainstream wages for people with ABI.
Degree of recognitionNational

Awarded at event

Event titleExcellence in Personal Injury Education Foundation (PIEF) Award
LocationVirtualAustralia
Period28 Sep 2021 → 28 Sep 2021

Keywords

  • Employment
  • Acquired Brain Injury