December 4, 2011
WorkCover Queensland v Amaca Pty Limited (No 2) [2011] QSC 358 Justice Boddice was asked to determine whether an assignment of a personal injuries action was valid. The circumstances of the assignment sought to be relied on stem from WorkCover seeking to recover the statutory benefit pursuant to s.207B of the Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation...
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 Q-COMP AND QR Limited I refer to my earlier posting regarding Deputy President Bloomfield’sdecision in QR Limited AND Q-COMP (WC/2009/25).  President Hall has now dismissed the appeal. The appeal is of interest in considering the somewhat special position of “self insurer’s” and their knowledge of the worker’s previous injury and rehabilitation, together with the protocols for...
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