Can an employer deny a workers compensation claim?

Can an employer deny a workers compensation claim? Many people are understandably nervous about the idea of lodging a workers compensation claim with their employer, for fear that it will be denied or they’ll be fired. The truth is, an employer does not have the right to deny the lodgment of a workers compensation claim, […]

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Workers comp myth busting: Costs

Workers comp myth busting: Costs Myth: You’ll be out of pocket when making a claim with Arnold Thomas & Becker. At Arnold Thomas & Becker, we operate on a No Win No Fee basis. We understand that our clients are coming to us under tough circumstances that often impact their financial position and their ability […]

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Tomislav Perinovic sues Dr Abid-Ur Rahman, Melbourne Health for damages after Tullamarine murder-suicide

Tomislav Perinovic sues Dr Abid-Ur Rahman, Melbourne Health for damages after Tullamarine murder-suicide The heartbroken husband of Tullamarine mum Katica Perinovic – who killed their three children before taking her own life – is suing his wife’s doctor and hospital for negligence. The lawsuit alleges the doctor and hospital were negligent in treating and managing Ms Perinovic’s […]

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Parents sue after child almost drowns at Port Fairy swim centre

Parents sue after child almost drowns at Port Fairy swim centre Distressed parents of a Warrnambool schoolboy who nearly drowned five minutes before his classmate died on a school excursion are suing the state government and the pool’s operators over their son’s nightmare. Brad and Pearl Sutton’s son was on school camp at Belfast Aquatics […]

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Victorian Education Department refused to sack sexually abusive teacher at Macleod High School, memoir alleges

Victorian Education Department refused to sack sexually abusive teacher at Macleod High School, memoir alleges The Victorian Education Department sent unqualified teachers into classrooms in the 1960s and then failed to sack them following reports they were sexually abusing their students, according to recently discovered documents. In an unpublished memoir obtained by ABC Investigations, former […]

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