Brain Injury Compensation Lawyers

BRAIN INJURY LEGAL ISSUES Apart from the many physical and cognitive effects to deal with after a brain injury, there can also be many legal issues to consider. Because every person’s situation is unique, and because the law is different in each state and country, it is important to consult a Personal Injury Lawyer to … Continue reading Brain Injury Compensation Lawyers

Section 98 Workers Compensation Act

Section 98 of the Workers Compensation Act – Failing to comply Traumatised police officer takes criminal action after case manager EML dragged out workers’ compensation claim A former police officer who suffered “horrific and graphic traumas” from being trapped in a crashed squad car has launched criminal action after being forced to wait more than … Continue reading Section 98 Workers Compensation Act

Psychological Injury Claim for Bullying and Mistreatment

I represented my client in his psychological injury claim against his employer for Work Injury damages caused by bullying and mistreatment.  Van is quite close to retirement age yet we recovered $185,000 in addition to compensation already paid. Dear Steve, I have received the balance of the settlement money. Thank you. My heart felt thanks to you, … Continue reading Psychological Injury Claim for Bullying and Mistreatment

Challenging Section 78

Challenging Section 78 Workers Compensation Claim Denied in NSW Our client’s weekly payments were stopped and her previous solicitor had gotten her a lump sum payment. Walker Law Group investigated the claim further and found our client had gotten worse.  Our Workers Compensation Lawyers were able to make a further lump sum claim for her. Her claim … Continue reading Challenging Section 78

Section 283 Workers Compensation

What is a Section 283? WORKPLACE INJURY MANAGEMENT AND WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT 1998 – SECTION 283 What do you do if the insurance agency fails to process your claim? You’ve been injured at work and you’ve lodged a claim to your insurance agency. … and then you wait … and wait…. Your Workers Compensation claim … Continue reading Section 283 Workers Compensation

Section 78 Workers Compensation

Section 78 Notice – Workers Compensation Claim Rejected? Have you made a claim against an insurance giant and got a section 78 reply saying that they reject your claims for compensation? The insurance company has generated a big intimidating pdf document on company letterhead, with the words “Deny” or “Declined” your claim, or something along … Continue reading Section 78 Workers Compensation

Firefighters Workers Compensation NSW

Firefighters Compensation Law NSW NSW Firefighters Compensation for work-related cancers. Unfortunately, occupational cancer, caused by the inhalation of carcinogens, has been shown to be a real concern for those working in the firefighting industry. The law has changed to simplify the process for eligible NSW firefighters to make claims for workers compensation entitlements and support, … Continue reading Firefighters Workers Compensation NSW

Police & Paramedics Workers Compensation

Police & Paramedics Workers Compensation Lawyers Police, paramedics, firefighters and coal miners exempt from compensation reductions If you are a police officer, paramedic, firefighter or coal miner and have suffered a work related injury you may be entitled to significant compensation. Working in these professions poses a much higher risk of suffering a work related … Continue reading Police & Paramedics Workers Compensation