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Sydney Compensation Lawyers

Sydney Compensation Lawyers NSW Free Consultation with a Sydney Compensation Lawyer, we have offices in Bondi, Sydney & Manly Northern Beaches.  Call us today 1300 363 013 We Do Not Get Paid Until You Get Paid Hiring a personal injury lawyer will not cost you anything up front. We take our fee as a percentage of … Continue reading Sydney Compensation Lawyers

Fire Fighters Workers Compensation

Presumptive legislation for fire fighters ministerial media release | 27/09/2018 The Government will introduce amendments to workers compensation legislation to reverse the onus of proof for NSW fire fighters who are diagnosed with one of 12 prescribed cancers and meet the applicable minimum employment periods. Anyone who is diagnosed from today onwards will be entitled … Continue reading Fire Fighters Workers Compensation

Trauma and Brain Injury after a fall at work

Trauma and Brain Injury Compensation – $140,000 + Medical Expenses We have successfully fought for another client in Kensington who suffered a work injury.  As a result of the fall down stairs, my client suffered a number of injuries including brain injury.  After many years of frustration, rehabilitation, appointments and perseverance – we were proud to deliver the … Continue reading Trauma and Brain Injury after a fall at work

What you should know about Insurance Agencies

What you should know about Insurance Agencies when seeking Compensation Insurance companies make it difficult for you to receive compensation. It is absolutely critical to have skilled Personal Injury Lawyers protecting your Rights.  Anyone who has dealt with Insurance Agencies will tell you the same. It’s important to note that insurance companies may immediately begin calling persons … Continue reading What you should know about Insurance Agencies

New South Wales Workers Compensation Lawyers

New South Wales Compensation Updates New South Wales Workers Compensation Update – The State Government introduced new penalty notice offences for WHS breaches relating to the risk of falls, fall-related emergency procedures and authorisation of work. The move was prompted by a statutory review of the WHS Act, Regulation and Codes of Practice, which identified high height-related recidivism rates … Continue reading New South Wales Workers Compensation Lawyers

Sexual Harassment and Bullying

Sexual Harassment and Bullying Draft Code tackles bullying and harassment in notorious industry The Australian live entertainment industry’s peak body has released a draft Code of Practice on preventing workplace discrimination, sexual harassment and bullying, following the widespread allegations of sexual abuse and other serious misconduct against high-profile entertainment figures, like US film producer Harvey Weinstein. Live … Continue reading Sexual Harassment and Bullying

Workplace mitigation strategies

Heat-related illnesses and respiratory syndromes in workers are two direct outcomes of climate change that require special mitigation and adaptation strategies, a peak occupational medicine group has warned. In a guidance statement in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) identifies what it claims are the direct … Continue reading Workplace mitigation strategies

Bullying-related claims blow out to $27k

The median direct cost of harassment and bullying-related mental stress workers’ comp claims is nearly $25,000 higher than the all-claims cost, according to Safe Work Australia’s fourth annual national statement on workplace bullying. This is some $5000 more than the $20,000 discrepancy identified in the agency’s second annual statement. According to the new report, the median … Continue reading Bullying-related claims blow out to $27k