March 29, 2012
  Vella’s Plant Hire Pty Ltd v Mistranch Pty Ltd & Ors [2012] QSC 77   I refer you to earlier postings regarding Leighton v Fox [2009] 35.   It is a reminder that there is a clear distinction between the content of the duty owed by employers and that of principals/contractors. It’s also a...
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A matter of significant controversy and debate in latent injury claims, such as mesotheioma is when the injury was “sustained” or “contracted”. The date of the injury is of significant interest because it defines the relevant legislation and insurance which is applicable. The UK Supreme Court in the decision of Employers’ Liability Insurance “Trigger” Litigation:...
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