Month: April 2022

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Nerve Damage Compensation Claims

Nerves are the basis of our nervous system that connects our brain to the rest of the body. They are fragile and even minor damage can cause vital problems. As our body is connected by nerves, all types of accidents may lead to nerve damage including but not limited to ulnar, lingual, and sciatic nerve …

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Western Australia Car Accident Statistics

Motor vehicle-related crashes cause hundreds of people’s death and thousands of injuries in WA. Sometimes car accident injuries are inevitable. In WA, all road users are required by law to have a third-party insurance by ICWA that provides motor vehicle accident injury compensation benefits. Every year, ICWA pays more than a half-billion dollars to 4,000 …

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Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Personal injuries can occur in different ways including workplace accidents, car crashes, medical malpractice, and as a result of a slip & fall. You may find yourself physically and/or mentally limited after these incidents and look for support. In that case, you may need a personal injury lawyer to act on behalf of you to …

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How Long After a Car Accident Can I Claim Injury Compensation?

Serious car accidents can cause permanent damage to our lives; according to AIHW’s report, between 2018 and 2019, 63,900 people were hospitalised and 1,400 of them lost their lives. In NSW, Compulsory Third Party (CTP) scheme covers all roads for potential injuries and fatalities. However, you need to be aware of the legal procedure and time limits …

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Tendon Injury Compensation Claims

A tendon is a flexible tissue that connects muscles to bones. Due to an accident and overuse, an inflamed and irritated tendon may develop in any part of the body including shoulder, bicep, finger, wrist, and achilles. Even though tendon injuries are generally categorised as soft tissue injuries, they may limit your work and daily …

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Hand Injury Compensation Claims

According to Safe Work Australia, hand injuries account for 13% of workplace injuries in Australia. Hand injuries include but are not limited to cuts, crushed/broken hand, loss of a hand, nerve damage, carpal tunnel, and burns. Hand injuries may be severe and limit your daily and work life. Regardless of how you suffered a hand injury, you …

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Hearing Loss Compensation in NSW

According to the Hearing Care Industry Association, there are almost 4 million people who experience hearing loss in Australia, comprised of 60% males and 40% females. Multiple reasons, including loud noises, trauma, diseases, and hereditary/genetic disorders can cause hearing loss. Even though the majority of hearing loss cases are mild, severe cases can affect an …

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Car Accident Injuries in Australia

According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, the number of hospitalised Australians due to motor vehicle accidents increased dramatically and reached more than 60,000 cases in 2019. Thanks to technological developments, the number of fatalities has been decreasing but still unfortunately each year almost 1,500 people lose their lives. What are the most …

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