Historical Childhood Sexual Abuse

Oct 26 2021

Blurred lines are now more clear: Private school liable for Historical Childhood Sexual Abuse

In October 2021, the Supreme Court of Victoria awarded a landmark $2.7 million in damages to a private school victim of childhood sexual abuse.  This is the highest amount of damages awarded for an institutional abuse case so far in Victoria.   [...]

National Child Protection

Sep 08 2021

National Child Protection Week

National Child Protection Week runs from 5 to 11 September 2021. It serves to remind us of the importance of preventing child abuse and neglect. The theme for 2021’s NCP Week is  “Every child, in every community, needs a fair go”. [...]

personal injury claim

Aug 05 2021

Your personal injury claim does the taxpayer a favour

By exercising legitimate rights to bring a claim, the injured person is doing the government (and ultimately the taxpayers) a favour. They are enabling money to be tipped back into the coffers of the government. [...]

Queensland WorkCover regime

Jul 06 2021

Receiving compensation for a work injury and can’t complete tasks around the home?

If you are struggling with self-care, or need help with daily activities while recuperating, speak to your doctor to get a written recommendation or referral for domestic assistance. [...]