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Hazel Pragassen

Hazel Pragassen

Contractor Care

Whizdom Role – Hazel is our Injury Management Consultant for both our contractors and employees. Through her role she actively supports injured employees and contractor’s recovery and return to work following injuries in and out of the workplace. She works collaboratively with all parties involved to provide a person-centered approach to recovery. Hazel assist with WHS in the workplace by ensuring our working from home policy is enacted for every individual and WHS requirements are followed.

Experience – Hazel comes from 20 years’ experience within the workers compensation industry, working for both the insurers and the employers to achieve desired outcomes. She has a strong commitment to providing a professional service to customers, stakeholders, and colleagues. Over her career she has developed high level understanding of case management and injury management and provides a pragmatic and professional approach when delivering support services. Hazel it currently completing her postgraduate in Case Management with the intention to then complete her Masters in Rehabilitation Counselling 

Why Whizdom – To be a part of a close-knit group of people who value their consultants and employees and believe that their health and wellbeing is of great importance. Whizdom is committed to providing the best support to their injured members and understands that the person needs to be the center of this process, which makes my role within the company enjoyable and satisfying.  

Social and Wellbeing - When Hazel is not at work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, bushwalks, picnics (cheese plater is a must), lazy summer days on the beach and being silly playing with her young nephews. 

Hazel Pragassen