November 16, 2009
Syben v Mackay TFS Pty Ltd [2009] QSC 367 His Honour Jones J considered for the first time section 308C of Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation Act 2003, in respect of “gratuitous services” under s 308A. The decision is of interest in respect of the award of General Damages and gratuitous services. It highlights the difference...
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Vos v Hawkswell & Anor [2009] QDC 332   His Honour Searles DCJ found against the plaintiff 100% in a claim for personal injuries following a motor vehicle accident. The decision is helpful in its summary of the general principles when considering motor vehicle accidents:   [32] Despite my acceptance of the defendant’s version of events as...
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I refer to my earlier posting in respect of COVA and note the following recent decisions: 348 Cox v Goodwin [2009] QDC 348 Rafter SC DCJ 12/11/2009 347 Kane v Horne [2009] QDC 347 Rafter SC DCJ 12/11/2009             340 S v S [2009] QDC 340 Everson DCJ 6/11/2009 339...
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