Public Liability Claims

If you have been injured whilst walking in a public park or public reserve you may have a claim for compensation for the injury. We recently had a client, John (not his real name) who tripped over a raised storm water drain, fell and suffered injury. The reserve was an open native park with dry… Continue reading Public Liability Claims

Injured in a Public Place – You may be entitled to make a Public Liability Claim

Have you been injured in a public place, you may be entitled to make a public liability claim. We recently acting for an injured person, Justin (not his real name) who fell in a car park which was owned and occupied by a local Council. He fell over a depressed section of patched bitumen, which… Continue reading Injured in a Public Place – You may be entitled to make a Public Liability Claim

Compensation Case Review

Compensation Case Review In a recent matter handled by Peter Moore, Compensation Lawyer, a client reported slipping on a step at the front door of a house she was visiting and as a consequence, her arm went through a glass panel of the door.  The stairs leading to the door were wet and slippery and… Continue reading Compensation Case Review

Woolworths pay $580,299 in public liability compensation for one hot chip!

Public Liability Compensation is a very complex area of Law. You are probably thinking ‘since when have hot chips got so expensive?’.  Well, since Woolworths failed to remove one from the floor of it’s shopping centre in Taree. The High Court has found the giant supermarket chain negligent in allowing a greasy potato chip to… Continue reading Woolworths pay $580,299 in public liability compensation for one hot chip!

Successful Pork Chop Compensation claim!

You may not believe this to be a true story but the story of the pork chop compensation claim is as true as it comes.