We represented a local government authority on instructions from its insurer in respect of nervous shock and physical injury claims by victims of a suburban bushfire. Allegations of negligence were made against the local government authority concerning its failure to control and manage fire fuel loads in suburban bush land. We advised the insurer and the local government authority with respect to the legal responsibility of other participants including State government departments and bushfire authorities.
June 19, 2017
Bettergrow Pty Ltd v NSW Electricity Networks Operations Pty Ltd  NSWSC 658 Bettergrow operated a waste facility that was not…Continue reading
Uniting Church & Australia Property Trust (NSW) v Miller; Miller v Lithgow City Council  NSW CA 320
October 27, 2015
Facts The plaintiff was an age champion swimmer at the Kinross Wolari School operated by the Uniting Church (‘School’). On 7…Continue reading
January 15, 2018
Introduction The High Court decision of Robinson Helicopter Company Incorporated v McDermott  HCA 22 highlights to manufacturers the importance of…Continue reading