Month: November 2021

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Back Injury Compensation Claims

A back injury can lead to a variety of damages affecting the back’s bones, joints, connective tissue, muscles, and nerves. These injuries can happen in different ways; however, compensation claims are made depending on how the injury occurred such as during the course of work, in a motor vehicle accident, due to the negligence of …

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Brain Injury Compensation Lawyers

What Are Brain Injuries? One of the more serious and pervasive impairments that may arise from an accident is a brain injury. It may cause cognitive, physical and emotional deterioration. Regardless of where you are injured, you may be entitled to brain injury compensation benefits. Contact our brain injury compensation lawyers for a free claim …

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Amputation Compensation Lawyers

Amputation Compensation Claim Amputation accidents can happen at the workplace, due to a motor vehicle accident or as a result of medical negligence. A machine fault, lack of concentration, diseases or infections may cause loss of a limb. All types of accidents are serious, but amputation may be traumatic for both you and your loved …

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Burn Injury Compensation Claims

Burn injuries may occur not only with heat but also chemicals, electricity, radiation, friction, vapour or cold. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare mentions that the most common severe burn injuries occur due to a fire and contact with a corrosive chemical substance such as a strong acid or base. The worst part of …

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Carpal Tunnel Workers Compensation Claims

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) can be caused by repeated wrist bending or long-term usage of vibrating devices. If you are suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome regardless of where the injury occurred, you may be able to claim compensation. What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)? Carpal tunnel syndrome causes numbness in your hands, difficulty gripping owing …

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Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Compensation Claims

What is a Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)? RSI is defined as any damage to the body’s soft tissue (muscles, tendons, and nerves), specifically the neck, upper & lower back, chest, shoulders, arms, wrists, and hands. Repetitive Strain Injury is sometimes called “overuse syndrome”. A Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) may have significant consequences for a person’s …

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Elbow Injury Compensation Claims

According to Safe Work Australia, elbow injuries consist of 10% of upper limb injuries. Such types of injuries may limit your ability to do ordinary activities however you could be eligible for compensation benefits regardless of where the injury occurred. Where can elbow injuries arise? There are several incidents in which an elbow injury may …

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Industrial Deafness & Hearing Loss Compensation Claims

Industrial deafness claims Occupational deafness, in other words, industrial deafness, is a serious injury that can limit a person’s life. It may occur due to a specific accident, or event that has a gradual onset. The most common symptoms of occupational deafness are difficulties hearing in open spaces, difficulty talking on the phone, watching broadcasts …

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