• Domestic Violence and Compensation

    Understanding Domestic Violence and Compensation In Australia, one in four women who have been married has been the victim of domestic violence. This is a harrowing statistic and an egregious crime that should never be accepted in our society. The prevalence of domestic violence in today’s society demonstrates a continuous need to protect the rights […]

  • What are Public Liability Claims?

    What Are Public Liability Claims? Accidents are an inevitable part of life, but sometimes they are preventable. In fact, if you suffer a serious injury on public property, the property owner may be liable for your injury and suffering. If you have recently suffered a personal injury on public property that was no fault of […]

  • Staying Safe on a Bicycle in the City

    Staying Safe on a Bicycle in the City Bicycle riding is fast becoming a popular way to avoid heavy traffic while keeping fit and helping the environment. The Gold Coast now has around 1000 kilometres of bikeways and more bicycle lanes on roads than ever before. Cycling can be dangerous in areas with a lot […]

  • Time Limits for Public Liability Claims

    Time Limits for Public Liability Claims Accidents can happen at any time and in any place. Sometimes these accidents happen in a place where you should have felt safe. In those situations, the owner of the property where the incident occurred can be held liable for negligence or failure to take reasonable care. A public […]

  • Public Liability Claims – Do They Apply to Me?

    Public Liability Claims – Do They Apply to Me? Public liability claims protect you from situations where someone’s negligence or failure to uphold their duty of care results in injury, death, loss or damage. There is always the potential for something to go wrong in everyday life and when it does it can have terrible […]

  • The consequences if someone is injured on your property

    Whether you are a homeowner, landlord or renter you may be liable for damages and even legal costs if someone injures themselves while on your property. What is occupier’s liability? When someone enters your property it is reasonable for them to expect that they will not be hurt or injured. As the owner or occupier […]