Everyone knows that if you are injured whilst at work you are entitled to compensation to help offset the costs of your injuries. Likewise, if… Read More »Injured While Volunteering? Can You Receive Compensation?
Do I Have To Go To Court To Receive Compensation? Smalley v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW Following the success that Mr Smalley enjoyed in… Read More »Motor Accident Claims – Do I have to go to Court?
We are fortunate in New South Wales to benefit from some of the most highly trained medical practitioners in the world. However, incorrect diagnoses and… Read More »Medical Negligence & the Inquest into the Death of Luke Wood
The recent spate of motor vehicle accidents in New South Wales, particularly those involving trucks and buses, is a reminder of the dangers associated with… Read More »The Dangers of Sydney Roads; Car, Bus and Truck Accidents
Permanent impairment benefits and the High Court decision of Goudappel. The good, bad and the ugly… On 16 May 2014 the High Court of Australia full… Read More »Permanent Impairment Benefits And The High Court Decision Of Goudappel
Mr Smith (name changed for privacy reasons) suffered injury on 08 November 2009. He was waiting at an intersection on his bicycle when a car… Read More »Cyclist Receives Compensation from CARS After Injury in Car Accident
In 2010, Beilby Poulden Costello was instructed to act for a plaintiff who had a claim against her chiropractor. She alleged that the treatment that… Read More »Medical Negligence in Allied Health Care
Catholic Club Ltd  NSWDC 93 Falls Down Flight of Stairs at Ice-Skating Rink Facts At about 3.45pm on Wednesday 14 January 2009, the plaintiff, Christopher… Read More »A Gentleman Falls Down Flight of Stairs at Ice-Skating Rink Suffering Serious Injuries
Workers Compensation Update Your rights for Compensation for Permanent Impairment – Case note: Gaudappel v Adco Constructions Pty Ltd (2013) NSW CA 94 Traditionally, the… Read More »Court of Appeal Decision on Worker’s Right to Lump Sum Payment
Medical giant Johnson & Johnson is under mounting pressure to settle a class action launched against it by 4500 Australians who were fitted with the… Read More »Compensation Hopes For Faulty Hip Implant Victims