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No More Soup For You!
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 20 2016

Open ended treatments for long tail Comcare cases that do not result in any improved rehabilitation outcomes are an ongoing issue for Agencies and the


How To Deal With The Off-Field Biff
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 27 2016

The establishment of clear and effective policies and procedures is a particularly important aspect of good governance and management in sporting


Moderate back injury results in award of $1.2million
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 22 2016

In the recent decision of Martin v Andrews & Anor 2016 QSC 20 handed down on 19 February 2016, Justice McMeekin awarded $1,282,572.10 in a quantum


‘Tis the season to be jolly - poor behaviour at work Christmas functions
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 30 2015

The Fair Work Commission's decision of Keenan v Leighton Boral Amey NSW Pty Ltd 2015 FWC 3156 was handed down in July this year and will serve as a


Keeping the peace - FairWork Commission demonstrates willingness to intervene to prevent workplace bullying
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 30 2015

The FairWork Commission's decision of CF AND NW v Company A and ED 2015 FWC 5272 was delivered in August 2015. It is the first decision from the


New workers compensation appeal process in Queensland Industrial Relations Commission
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 13 2015

A new process for dealing with workers compensation appeals against review decisions of the Worker's Compensation Regulator commenced in the


Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 23 2015

On 17 September 2015 the Workers' Compensation and Rehabilitation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill was passed (subject to incidental amendments


Xmas party - worker dies after diving into river - did the death arise in the course of employment?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 29 2015

In Campbell v Australian Leisure Hospitality Group Pty Ltd and Anor 2015 ICQ 016 Martin J, President, of the Queensland Industrial Court delivered


When is a principal liable to the employee of a sub-contractor?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 8 2015

The New South Wales Court Appeal recently considered this issue in Central Darling Shire Council v Greeney 2015 NSWCA 51. In this matter, the


The great escape! The employer escapes liability but the principal contractor gets caught in the spotlight.
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 8 2015

In similar circumstances to the New South Wales Court of Appeal decision of Darling Shire Council v Sweeney, the New South Wales Supreme Court Bench