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  1. Employer successfully forces worker to attend medical examination

    15 May 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    The Federal Circuit Court determined an employer can direct an employee on personal leave to attend an independent medical assessment in order to facilitate their return to work. The Court further found that the actions of the employer to terminate the...

  2. Unreliable witness loses her case against employer

    7 February 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    The plaintiff was unsuccessful in proving her employer negligently caused a psychiatric injury, along with a perianal haematoma. In Issue Credibility. Failure by the plaintiff to prove she was bullied and harassed at work. Failure to prove physical...

  3. Wright v Glencore Queensland Limited [2016] QSC 247

    24 November 2016 | Insurance & Health Law

    In the recent decision of Wright v Glencore Queensland Limited [2016] QSC 247, the Queensland Supreme Court clarified the rights of insurers and workers regarding assessments for permanent impairment under the Workers’ Compensation &...