Walker v Smith [2022] VSC 188

Keywords: contributory negligence, failure to keep proper lookout, Inebriated pedestrian struck by motor vehicle at night

Singh v Ward [2022] VSC 155

Keywords: causing a hazard, contributory negligence, driver out of vehicle, emergency stopping lane, failure to take…

Kickbusch v Lehane & Anor [2022] QDC 16

Keywords: admissibility of evidence, contributory negligence, motor vehicle accident, motorbike versus truck

Port Sorell Bowls Club Inc v Dann [2022] TASFC 2

Keywords: assessment of damages, Burn injury, contributory negligence, Damages, incorporated association, Volunteer cooking barbeque

Kup-Ferroth v. A1 Custom Stainless and Kitchens Pty Ltd [2022] QDC 3

Keywords: contributory negligence, Damages and causation, failure to take precautions, mental or nervous shock, workers’ compensation

Shaw v Niru Construction Pty Ltd & Anor (No 2) [2021] NSWDC 600

Keywords: categorisation of risk, conduct of a company, construction company, contributory negligence, director, easement for drainage,…

Jack Bishop Pty Ltd v Trespa Holdings Pty Ltd [2021] VSCA 275

Keywords: Apportionment, contributory negligence, control and supervision., duties of employer and occupier, duty to warn, negligence,…

McKenna v Karingal Inc [2021] VCC 1387

Keywords: contributory negligence, disability support worker, mechanical platform, safe system of work, workers’ compensation

Longbottom v L & R Collins [2021] QSC 242

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

McCormick v Mt Pleasant Stud Farm Pty Ltd (No 2) [2021] NSWDC 489

Keywords: Conflicts in evidence, contributory negligence, Credit, Employer’s duty of care, voluntary assumption of risk, workers’…

Foti v Biordi [2021] NSWDC 496

Keywords: contributory negligence, dangerous activity, fanciful, not insignificant, slip and fall, walking in darkness

Futter v Williams [2021] VCC 1198

Keywords: contributory negligence, Dog bite at kennel, dog fight, dog pens inadequate, inadequate training to take…

Addison v BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd (3) [2021] NSWSC 1031

Keywords: contributory negligence, opinion evidence, psychological injury, psychological testing

Turner v Carrington Ginning Pty Ltd [2021] NSW SC 445

Keywords: contributory negligence, credibility, inconsistency, liability, negligence, system of work

Kime v Vicinity Centres PM Pty Ltd & Anor [2021] NSWDC 113

Keywords: breach of duty of care, burden of taking precautions, Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW), contributory…

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…