By Nicole Cox The Sunday Times June 25, 2011 8:00PM A BREAST cancer survivor has been sacked from her cleaning job after asking to go on… Read More »Linda Weier was sacked from Spotless after cancer operation
Richard Noone The Daily Telegraph October 27, 2010 12:02PM THE NSW Government will consider compensating women who lose their unborn child as a result of a… Read More »Government to consider compensation for mums of unborn babies
By Darren Cartwright AAP December 16, 2011 2:27PM WHISTLEBLOWER nurse Toni Hoffman, who exposed killer surgeon Jayant Patel, is seeking $400,000 compensation from Queensland Health for… Read More »Nurse who exposed Jayant Patel seeks compo
February 27, 2010 WALNUT CREEK, California: The US kidnapping victim Jaycee Dugard, her two daughters and her mother have each have filed claims against the state… Read More »Jaycee Dugard tipped to sue over abduction
Anna Patty November 22, 2011 Up to 5000 uniformed police officers rallied outside NSW Parliament in Macquarie Street today in protest against the government’s plans… Read More »5000 protesting police march through Sydney
Amy Dale The Daily Telegraph April 19, 2012 1:32PM INJURIES suffered by a woman during sex on a work trip came “during the course of her… Read More »Compo payout for woman injured during sex on work trip
* Sophie Elsworth and Alison Sandy * The Courier-Mail * April 08, 2011 12:00AM A LANDMARK $6.44 million payout is due to be awarded today… Read More »Court awards little Zac Ward a record $6.44 million payout for injuries sustained during birth
AAP June 27, 2011 4:36PM HEALTH Minister Nicola Roxon says the federal government is willing to consider a no-fault compensation scheme for people who are harmed… Read More »Health Minister Roxon considers vaccine compensation
by:Tory Shepherd From:The Advertiser April 14, 2010 12:01am ADELAIDE patients are seeking compensation after replacement knee joints damaged their tissue. The prosthetic knees caused cysts, inflammation… Read More »Patients seek payout on injuries from faulty replacement joints
July 6, 2007 A man who was tied up and beaten during a vicious attack that ended with one of his assailants murdering the other… Read More »Qld attack victim awarded $30,000 payout
Colin Brinsden March 16, 2009 Australia Post denies its executives are being paid bonuses for reducing worker compensation costs. And, it says, claims that doctors… Read More »No compo-related bonuses: Australia Post
October 6, 2009 New laws increasing payouts, protecting asbestos victims and recognising loss of wages for de facto partners will be introduced to parliament this… Read More »New Qld compo laws help asbestos victims
GPs sent me away 13 times and dismissed me as neurotic. Now I’ve been told that I am dying of cancer.
Ruth McDonagh ‘fobbed off’ by doctors who told her to ‘take warm baths or eat different food’ By ELEANOR HARDING 24 January 2011 A mother has… Read More »GPs sent me away 13 times and dismissed me as neurotic. Now I’ve been told that I am dying of cancer.
QUEENSLAND’S floods inquiry is about to hand down its long-awaited final report, with lawyers hoping it provide grounds for a class action against the Government.… Read More »Queensland floods victims await inquiry report
A Sydney woman has been left catastrophically injured after being mistakenly injected with toxic antiseptic while giving birth to her first child. Grace Wang, 32,… Read More »Mother giving birth ‘injected with poison’