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August 2017
Attached: ISV’s (Qld) ISV’s – June 2017 David Cormack – Brisbane Barrister & Mediator
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Eastment v State of Queensland [2017] QDC 201 Kefford DCJ The plaintiff claimed for injuries following an assault on 8 March 2009 by prisoner X (who was known to be violent) while working as a custodial officer at the Maryborough Correctional Centre (the centre). The plaintiff’s assault took place when the plaintiff came to the assistance...
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Robinson v State of Queensland [2017] QSC 165 The plaintiff claimed for psychiatric harm caused by her employer while working as the District Director of Nursing for the Cape York Health Service. The claim had two aspects. The first and more unique claim, was for the failure of management and Ms Turner, the Chief Executive...
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The plaintiff injured his left shoulder while working as a ‘picker’ at Woolworths Limited’s (Woolworths) distribution centre at Larapinta in the produce and chiller section. The plaintiff commenced working in August 2010 and complained of the injury in June 2011. The first interlocutory skirmish was back in 2013 over the wording of the Notice of...
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Costin v Copson & Anor [2017] QDC 183 Reid DCJ The plaintiff, a resident of Denmark travelling to Australia, was the front seat passenger of a motor vehicle driven by the first defendant who was struck from behind in March 2014, eventuating in a concertina collision. A day after the accident, the plaintiff attended upon...
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Bakhit v Brisbane City Council [2017] QDC 155 Rafter SC DCJ The plaintiff was a labourer employed by the defendant, Brisbane City Council. On 13 July 2011, the plaintiff claimed to have suffered a back injury while lifting a concrete block weighing approximately 31.7 kilograms by himself. The plaintiff alleged that after he had lifted...
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Wallace v RSL Care Limited [2017] QDC 161 Reid DCJ The plaintiff was employed by the defendant as a residential care worker. In March 2008, during the course of her duties as a residential care worker, the plaintiff claimed that she was crouched while showering the patient’s legs who was seated in a wheeled shower...
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