Monthly Archives: November 2008

Expert Advice For Injured Workers

COMPENSATION FOR WORKERS/EMPLOYEES Workers are entitled to compensation if they have sustained an injury during the course of their employment, pursuant to the WorkCover Act (QLD) 1996. The scheme provides payment of:
  • Weekly benefits of 85% of weekly earnings for 26 weeks and 65% thereafter until the injury has stabilised;
  • Medical, hospital, physiotherapy and like expenses;
  • Rehabilitation;
  • A lump sum payment...
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Motor Vehicle Damage What To Claim

INSURED VALUE VERSUS MARKET VALUE In some instances there are situations where the insured value will not be the market value. There are two (2) scenarios which can occur in this type of instance: 1. Where the market value is less than the insured value. In this regard the amount that is able to be claimed by any...
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