Generally, a person injured in a road accident in Victoria where that accident was caused by or involved:
- a car;
- a truck;
- a bus;
- a motorbike;
- some farm or work machinery including tractors and forklifts;
- a pedestrian, where a motor vehicle was involved in the accident;
- a bicycle, where a motor vehicle was involved in the accident (even where the crash is caused by a near miss, or a stationary car);
- a tram; and/or
- a train, can lodge a claim for TAC benefits.
If someone dies as a result of a road accident in Victoria, a claim can be lodged by dependents of that person.