Personal Injury

Can I Claim Compensation if Someone Gives me COVID-19?
Personal Injury
Can I Claim Compensation if Someone Gives me COVID-19?

In this article, we will look at some of the other legal implications of COVID for individuals and businesses, and answer this question: “Can contracting coronavirus lead to a claim for compensation”? If an individual, a family member or loved one has contracted COVID-19 and has suffered an ongoing injury, death or substantial financial losses […]

Medical Negligence in the Era of Covid-19
Personal Injury
Medical Negligence in the Era of Covid-19

For anyone who thinks that COVID will alter the litigation landscape to the detriment of mainstream health providers, think again. The public and health professionals can rest assured that the COVID-19 pandemic is no picnic for medical negligence lawyers. Just before Australia went into lockdown in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, I had the opportunity […]

WorkCover Claims when Working from Home
Personal Injury
WorkCover Claims when Working from Home

With the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), many of us are now working from home. This presents many difficulties; one of which might be “what happens if you injure yourself whilst working from home”? Are you covered for WorkCover entitlements if you hurt yourself away from your usual workplace?  To answer this, the relevant test is whether the […]

Your TAC Benefits During COVID-19
Personal Injury
Your TAC Benefits During COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is creating an unprecedented state of uncertainty and fear. If you’re receiving TAC payments or treatment funded by the TAC (as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident), you may be worried about what will happen to your entitlements, given the shutdown of many services. The purpose of this article […]

COVID-19 – Will My Workers’ Compensation Payments Continue?
Personal Injury
COVID-19 – Will My Workers’ Compensation Payments Continue?

The coronavirus pandemic is creating an unprecedented state of uncertainty and fear. If you’re on WorkCover and in receipt of weekly payments for your work injury, you may be worried about what will happen to your entitlements, given the shutdown of many services. The purpose of this article is to answer as many questions as you […]

Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “Motor Vehicle Claims”
Personal Injury
Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “Motor Vehicle Claims”

The Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. In this Quick Chat series on Personal Injury Law, learn 3 things you wouldn’t know about making a Motor Vehicle (aka TAC) claim. Nick Mann is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law […]

Lawyer Feature – “What Makes Polaris Lawyers Different”
Personal Injury
Lawyer Feature – “What Makes Polaris Lawyers Different”

Karen Finch, CEO of Legally Yours, recently sat down with Nick Mann, from Polaris Lawyers. Learn what makes Polaris Lawyers different from other Personal Injury Law firms. Do you need legal advice? Head to our website. For quick legal advice from Nick Mann, you can choose a Quick Match or browser Our Lawyers. This article […]

Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “WorkCover Claims”
Personal Injury
Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “WorkCover Claims”

The Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. In this Quick Chat series on Personal Injury Law, learn about three important things about making a WorkCover Claim from Rebecca Maplesden from Polaris Lawyers. Rebecca is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury […]

Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “Misconceptions About Making a Public Liability Claim”
Personal Injury
Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “Misconceptions About Making a Public Liability Claim”

The Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. In this Quick Chat series on Personal Injury Law, learn about the three common misconceptions people make with regards to making a Public Liability Claim from Rebecca Maplesden from Polaris Lawyers. Rebecca is […]

Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “No Win No Fee Agreements”
Personal Injury
Quick Chat Personal Injury Law Series – “No Win No Fee Agreements”

The Quick Chat series involves a quick talk with a Legally Yours Lawyer for their expert legal advice on topics that matter. In this Quick Chat series on Personal Injury Law, learn the top 5 things you should know before you sign a No Win No Fee Agreement. Nick Mann is an Accredited Specialist in […]