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Balancing fairness and cost in workers compensation
Record ID:
40415
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
2010
Source:
LIJ (2010) 84 No 8
Date_of_entry:
09/08/2010
Legislation:
Accident Compensation Act 1985 (Vic)
Accident Compensation Amendment Act 2010 (Vic)
Notes:
The latest changes to the workers compensation regime are generally of benefit to workers, although some could be seen as an attempt to limit the costs of the scheme. This article highlights some practical implications of the most significant changes brought about by the Accident Compensation Amendment Act 2010 (Vic).
Section:
Feature
Cases:
Smorgon Steel Services Pty Ltd v Majkic (2008) 21 VR 193 ; Dwyer v Calco Timbers Pty Ltd (2008) 234 CLR 124 ; Norris v Brumar (Victoria) Pty Ltd [2009] VSC 218 ;
Month:
August


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