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Council trip hazard in a playground

On Appeal: $283k Award Over Trip Hazard in Playground

Case note: Hornsby Shire Council v Salman [2024] NSWCA 155 Ms Salman (the Plaintiff and Respondent) sued Hornsby Shire Council (the Defendant and Appellant) for ...
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Calculating economic loss

Essential Guide to Economic Loss in Personal Injury

Explore the intricacies of economic loss in personal injury cases, including how to calculate past and future losses, and understand the legal nuances of claims ...
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For rent sign representing the arrangement considered in Walsh v Yang

Tenant sues landlord for injury (and their insurer)

The recent Walsh v Yang & Ors [2023] NSWDC 307 ruling provides a comprehensive examination of the responsibilities of homeowners, the nuances of policy exclusions, ...
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A detailed view of the stadium seating representative of that present at McDonald Jones Stadium, the focal point of the recent Venues NSW v Kane legal case, showcasing tiered rows of seats without handrails

NRL Stadium Stumble: Trip and Fall Case Challenges Large Venue Safety Standards

Delving into the Venues NSW v Kane case, our analysis offers lawyers a look at the intersection of public venue safety and legal obligations. Uncover ...
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Image of a silo with metal ladders, representative of the Speziali v Nortask Pty Ltd [2023] case on workplace safety.

QSC awards $1.2M for work-related injuries involving a fall from height

In the Speziali v Nortask Pty Ltd [2023] case, workplace safety took center stage as ladder standards and negligence came under scrutiny. Unravel the case's ...
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Calculating economic loss

Are Compensation Payout Calculators reliable?

Find out why you shouldn't rely on compensation payout calculators. We've tested the claim calculators online and here are the results.
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