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Professional negligence case against Architects succeeds

Australia - December 2 2015 Thomson Adsett Pty Ltd (Architects) were retained to provide architectural services for the construction of a new multi-purpose assembly hall/sports…

Contributory negligence finding of 50% against pipeline worker

Australia - November 23 2015 The Supreme Court of Queensland has made a finding of 50% for contributory negligence against apipeline worker who suffered burns from caustic liquid…

No compensation for degenerative disc disease

Australia - November 9 2015 The Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (Commission) has refused the appeal of a worker seeking compensation for degenerative disc disease. Ms…

Photographs of woman at work led to compensable injury

Australia - October 8 2015 Ms Astrid Waugh (Appellant) brought a claim for workers’ compensation for psychiatric injuries arising in the course of her employment with the State…

Parties review claims as QLD changes workers’ compensation laws

Australia - September 29 2015 On 24 September 2015, the Workers' Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 (Qld) (Bill) received assent. The changes The Bill amended…