Practical Guidance Personal Injury NSW

Practical Guidance Personal Injury NSW is an essential guide dealing with personal injury matters specifically catered to NSW practitioners.

The module offers guidance on general procedures for all types of claims under the UCPR, the Civil Liability Act and other NSW-based legislation along with in-depth advice regarding certain  types of claims, such as motor vehicle accident. It also includes a medical toolkit with medical terms, abbreviations and diagrams as well as time-saving Personal Injury Calculators.

With the Practical Guidance Personal Injury NSW, practitioners can further develop their expertise in all areas of personal injury law and conduct matters confidently and efficiently.

  Key
Features
  • Task-oriented guidance supported by on-point cases, legislation, checklists, forms, precedents and links to trusted LexisNexis deeper research materials
  • Personal Injury NSW Frequent Tasks Tool – common tasks in Personal Injury NSW matters tabulated with applicable guidance, precedents and checklists for easy retrieval
  • Personal Injury NSW Glossary and medical abbreviations – to aid understanding of key terminology
  • Personal Injury NSW Calculator – designed to assist in calculating damages in personal injury matters
  • Medical diagrams – visual aids of the human anatomy with descriptions for easy reference
 
  Topics
Covered
  • General procedures and the UCPR 2005 (NSW)
  • The common law and the Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW)
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Workplace injuries – workers compensation
  • Work injury damages
  • Medical negligence
  • Occupiers’ liability and public liability
  • Claims under the Compensation to Relatives Act 1987 (NSW)
  • Nervous shock claims
  • Dust diseases claims
  • Preparation of the claim
  • Medical information

Carroll & O'Dea

Hicksons

Maurice Blackburn

Sparkle Helmore

Hall & Willcox