Employers Liability Newsletter - February 2021

  • Newsletter
  • Published 16.02.2021

LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTS

A new beginning: The Personal Injury Commission commences 1 March 2021

RECENT DECISIONS

No liability for employer of security guard injured at third party’s premises
Hubbard v CPB Contractors  Pty Ltd (NSWSC 2020)

NSWCA rules on historical  indexation when applying s82A
Theoret v Aces Incorporated (NSWCA 2021)

Authorities affirmed: relevant tests for injury ‘arising out of’ employment
Secretary, Department of Communities and Justice v Galea (NSWWCCPD 2021)

John Hick

Consultant

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Doug Vorbach

Special Counsel

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Pradesha Thomas

Partner

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Graham White

Special Counsel

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Angellina Psirakis

Special Counsel

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