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 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
  • Preparation of the claim
  • The common law and the Civil Liability Act
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents — pre 1 December 2017
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents — post 1 December 2017
  • Workplace injuries – workers compensation
  • Work injury damages
  • Medical negligence
  • Occupiers’ liability and public liability
  • Claims under the Compensation to Relatives Act
  • Nervous shock claims
  • Dust diseases claims
  • Total and permanent disability claims
  • Medical information
  • National Disability Insurance Scheme
  • Intentional torts
  • Civil claims for institutional abuse
  • Miscellaneous claims
  • Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (Cth) and Comcare

Carroll & O'Dea

Carroll & O'Dea

Hicksons

Hicksons

Maurice Blackburn

Maurice Blackburn

Sparkle Helmore

Sparkle Helmore

Hall & Willcox

Hall & Willcox