In early 2019, Victoria is recording an alarming number of injuries from train incidents. Many of those injured would be entitled to TAC benefits.
Electric scooters now ride on many Australian footpaths. But current laws do not cater for injuries so what do you do if you’re injured by an electric scooter?
Insult to Injury: with Hit and Run Collisions on the rise – what are the legal implications for victims?
There has been an increase in hit and run accidents over the last 10 years in Victoria. In The Age newspaper on 2 April 2019, an article references a shocking hit-run incident in suburban [...]
In Victoria, cyclists can lodge a TAC claim if injured “due to a motor vehicle”; if you collide with a motor vehicle or a motor vehicle causes you to have an accident on your bike.
The Transport Accident Commission (“TAC”) will fund your medical treatment following a road accident as long as your treatment needs are reasonable and related to the accident.
After being injured in a motor vehicle accident in Victoria, people often ask us, “How long do I have to claim?”