Category: Injury Compensation Law

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POSTED: 17 Jun 2019
An Australia Post delivery driver who was injured when he was hit by a reversing vehicle, has successfully sued the driver of the vehicle, with the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territo...
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POSTED: 14 Jun 2019
A primary school teacher who broke her knee after slipping on a grape on the floor during a fruit break at school, and unsuccessfully sued her employer in negligence, has now been unsuccessful on...
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POSTED: 07 Jun 2019
A 40-year-old man who broke his ankles after jumping from a second storey balcony has unsuccessfully sued the hospital that treated him, with the County Court of Victoria finding no breach of dut...
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POSTED: 04 Jun 2019
A crime and court reporter employed by The Age and who developed Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as a result of repeated exposure to trauma, has successfully sued her employer in negligence, with ...
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POSTED: 18 Apr 2019
In a recent decision, the District Court of New South Wales awarded a Plaintiff $204,674.50 in compensation for injuries arising from a “botched” breast augmentation surgery. Kylie Turner sued su...
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POSTED: 15 Apr 2019
Shopping at your local shopping centre should not be a hazardous experience, but slips, trips and falls at shopping centres are common, and determining who is liable for the injuries sustained de...
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POSTED: 08 Apr 2019
If you own a vehicle, you would know well the process of obtaining a green slip. Every year when we register our car, we hand over our hard earned cash to one of the insurance companies. But have...
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POSTED: 01 Apr 2019
Is pill testing a viable option to reduce the number of deaths at music festivals?
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POSTED: 25 Mar 2019
Is compensation payable when a close family member dies as a result of medical malpractice? This is a question that I am asked frequently. It often arises in a hospital setting where there has be...
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POSTED: 18 Mar 2019
If you are injured in a motor accident while driving for work, you may be entitled to make a “journey claim” under the NSW Workers Compensation scheme.
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