Longbottom v L & R Collins [2021] QSC 242

Keywords: banana harvesting, causation, contributory negligence, training and instruction, workers’ compensation

Knight v CPSM Pty Ltd [2021] QCA 199

Keywords: application for leave to adduce further evidence, causation, chemical exposure, Rule 766 UCPR, workers’ compensation

Neil Carpenter v Damian James Russell [2021] NSWDC 447

Keywords: breach, causation, credibility of witness, duty of care, inconsistencies, negligence, occupier’s liability, prospective employers

Smart v Compass Group (Australia) Pty Ltd [2021] QDC 176

Keywords: breach of duty, causation, footpath, kerb, liability, negligence, not insignificant risk, repetitive task, step, straightforward…

Munday v St Vincent’s Hospital [2021] VSCA 170

Keywords: causation, Inferences drawn and based on common sense or ordinary human experience, Lack of training,…

Tyndall v Kestrel Coal Pty Ltd (No 3) [2021] QSC 119

Keywords: assessment of damages, causation, duty of care, future economic loss, s 305B of the Workers’…

Schokman v CCIG Investments Pty Ltd [2021] QSC 120

Keywords: causation, drunken misadventure, scope of duty and breach, standard of care, vicarious liability, workers’ compensation

Williams v Fraser [2021] NSWSC 416

Keywords: breach of duty, causation, congenital condition, failure to report, medical negligence, unavoidable outcome, undiagnosed

Old v Miniter [2021] NSWCA 92

Keywords: Australian consumer law, breach of duty, causation, Civil Law (Wrongs) Act, medical hardware, medical negligence

Gray v Wagga Wagga City Council [2021] NSWDC 108

Keywords: aggravation of prior condition, assessment, causation, contributory negligence, identification of fault, impact with automatically opening…

Meechan v Savco Earth Moving Pty Ltd [2021] QDC 14

Keywords: causation, co-worker, contributory negligence, excavator, negligence, non-delegable duty, torts, workplace injury

AJIA v TJ and RF Fordham Pty Ltd t/a TRN Group [2020] NSWDC 371

Keywords: breach of duty, causation, contributory negligence, duty to provide competent staff, horse play, labour hire,…

Kljusuric v Gajjh United Pty Ltd [2020] ACTMC 14

Keywords: causation, civil liability, cleaning procedures, grease on floor breach of duty, McDonalds, reliability of evidence,…

Peebles v WorkCover Queensland [2020] QSC 106

Keywords: causation, epidemiological studies, pre-existing condition, transient episodic back pain

Tanesha Simone Anne Winmar by her next friend Claudis Jane Winmar v Ng [2020] WADC 17

Keywords: breach, causation, negligence, passenger allegedly fell over on bus injuring hip, Turns on own facts

The Age Company Ltd v YZ (a Pseudonym) [2019] VSCA 313

Keywords: autonomy, breach of duty, Briggs, causation, exposure to traumatic events, Hegarty, liability, privacy, psychiatric injury