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  1. WA Court of Appeal weighs in on the standard of care for Health Professionals

    18 November 2019 | Insurance & Health Law

    In 2018 the Child and Adolescent Health Service of Western Australia (Health Service) was found liable for injuries suffered by Sunday Mabior (an infant) while a patient at the burns ward at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH). The Health Service appealed...

  2. Go-karting – what’s a proper risk assessment?

    23 October 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    A church volunteer was injured in a go-karting accident when she accelerated into a tree after losing control of the go-kart. The organiser of the event, a local church, was found to be negligent primarily for failing to conduct a proper risk assessmen...

  3. Locking down liability - a discussion of a landlord's duty of care

    24 May 2018 | Insurance & Health Law

    The plaintiff suffered severe burns following an explosion and fire at premises owned by the first defendants and leased to their adult children, the second defendants. The court found the scope of the first defendants' duty as landlords did no...