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9 November WorkCover, TAC and Centrelink By the time many injured people receive a lump sum settlement in a TAC or WorkCover claim, weekly payments have been terminated. In those cases, the injured person may end up on a Newstart allowance or a disability support pension. What happens when you receive a lump sum and you are also in receipt of Centrelink?
23 October New fatigue detecting technology may prevent injuries and deaths on the roads VicRoads and Monash University are running a new research trial that aims to use hi-tech camera devices that scan people’s eyes to gauge their level of fatigue and determine whether they might be too fatigued to drive.
22 October Apology needs to be backed by action Today thousands of survivors of childhood abuse and their supporters watched on as Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, apologised on behalf of the government for decades of sexual abuse perpetrated against children by those who were charged with their care in institutions.
11 October Airbnb and rental properties – what happens when someone gets injured? Airbnb has exploded in popularity in Australia, bringing benefits for property owners and people looking for a place to stay. This blog looks at what happens if someone gets injured on an Airbnb property and more broadly, a rental property.