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  1. The big ticket changes in the new Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017

    21 March 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    The Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 (MAIA) sets up an entirely new system for claims relating to persons injured in motor vehicle accidents in NSW, differing in many respects from the previous Motor Accidents Compensation Act (MACA). It establishes a...

  2. Employer’s negligence limits its right of recovery from another tortfeasor

    1 February 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    Whether an employer, who was also a tortfeasor, could recover payments of workers compensation from another tortfeasor. In Issue Apportionment of liability. Whether an employer is entitled to recover compensation from a third party tortfeasor when the...

  3. Claimant must comply with request to attend MACA medical to continue claim

    25 October 2016 | Insurance & Health Law

    In Issue Whether an insurer may request a claimant undergo medical examination for purpose of determining eligibility to participate in Lifetime Care and Support Scheme. The Background On 18 October 2007, Mr Adilzada, the respondent driver, was injured in...