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  1. Successful claim for damages for birth of healthy baby after failed sterilisation procedure

    10 December 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    The mother of a baby born as a result of an unplanned pregnancy caused by the negligent performance of tubal ligation surgery was successful in her claim against the obstetrician for damages. In Issue The court had to determine whether a doctor was...

  2. The standard of care: clinical judgment in paramedicine

    2 September 2020 | Insurance & Health Law

    The High Court overturned the Queensland Court of Appeal’s finding that the State of Queensland was vicariously liable for an ambulance officer’s decision to administer salbutamol (instead of adrenaline) to a patient in respiratory arrest. The...