Is Tripping While Running Down A Sand Dune An ‘Obvious Risk’?

The Personal Injury Lawyers Brisbane & Gold Coast Brand Shards

Is the risk of tripping whilst running down a sand dune an obvious one? You’d may assume so right? As part of our ongoing key facts articles, we analyse cases and bring you a breakdown of just what happens and the sometimes surprising facts. In this case of Kelly v State of Queensland…

Disclosure Of Insurer’s Identity In Public Liability Claims

The Personal Injury Lawyers achieved yet another “win” in the Supreme Court at Brisbane recently with the Court handing down the decision that the Solicitor for an insurer of a Respondent party disclose the identity of its client, who was not a party to the proceedings…

Falling On Stairs At Home Isn’t A Journey Claim

In the case of Sharon Olive Johnston v QComp (C/2012/2) QIC 4 June 2012 it involved an appeal by a worker to the Queensland Industrial Court from a decision by Workcover Queensland, QComp and the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission to reject her claim for injuries she sustained when she fell on the stairs of her home whilst on her way to her workplace…