Category - Injured People
More work injury claims are getting rejected at the first hurdle, but now is not the time to throw in the towel, writes TGB partner Tim White.
How can my work injury claim be rejected when it is caused by my employment?
Increasingly, we are seeing injury claims rejected on the basis of numerous exceptions, in both Commonwealth...
Even if you were not a driver or
passenger of one of the vehicles involved in an accident, you may still be
entitled to compensation.
When we think of motor vehicle
accidents and the claims that arise as a result of them, we often come to the
conclusion that they can only involve motor vehicles and only those who were...
If you have been injured in a motor
vehicle accident in Western Australia (WA) and can’t return to work, you
may be eligible to claim compensation for loss of income or earnings. Your
incapacity to work may result in a loss of earnings and could be claimed for
under motor injury insurance.
When you have been involved in...
If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident in Western
Australia (WA), it is very easy to feel overwhelmed by the injury insurance
claims process and lose focus on what’s most important—recovery.
If this sounds like you, you will benefit from being represented
by one of our dedicated Perth motor
If you've been involved in a car accident there is as much a mental toll as a physical one. TGB partner Tim White and senior associate Nakkie Le Roux examine the path to a successful psychological injury claim in Western Australia.
Often I see Commonwealth employees that have sustained a work injury and as a consequence of that injury they develop other problems or complications with another part of their body. This is referred to as a sequalae or secondary injury. If this occurs it is important to claim for this secondary injury, otherwise the impact...
The PIP breast implant scandal made headlines around the world. But nearly a decade later, there are hundreds of Australian women still fighting in Europe to get compensation for their faulty breast implants and the litany of health issues that followed, after the Australian importer avoided legal liability.
TGB senior associate...
TGB partner Tim White discusses what injured Commonwealth workers need to do if their claim is accepted but their medical costs are denied.
Across Australia right now there are many Defence veterans who believe an anti-malaria drug – melfoquine- they received while serving our country is responsible for a range of physical and mental illnesses they continue to battle to this day.
Most notably used by the ADF around 20 years ago, Mefloquine was provided to...
The Prime Minister has announced a Royal Commission into the Aged Care sector. The State of South Australia was shocked regarding the revelations surrounding the Oakden Nursing Home. The ABC’s flagship current affairs program 4 Corners has just screened a two part series highlighting abuse by staff of residents in nursing...