Pregnancy Injuries - recently, we published a blog that highlighted the unfortunate injuries that can occur to babies during birth. You can read that blog here. Birth injuries to children are fortunately very rare. However,
Tom Goudkamp OAM welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement of new quad bike safety measures announced by Assistant Treasurer the Hon Michael Sukkar on 10 October 2019. The new Federal safety standard has three elements: Improved
Causation In Medical Negligence The law of negligence is a relatively recent phenomenon to the common law system. Prior to the 19th century the law paid little to no interest in providing compensation to people
If you have worked, lived or visited Sydney since October 2015, you will know of the light rail construction in the Sydney CBD. Since its construction there have been a number of slip and fall accidents along the trackwork.
Most motor vehicle compensation claims for injuries suffered in road accidents in New South Wales are either settled or decided by a Claims Assessor through the Claims Assessment and Resolution Service – CARS, rather than judges.
On 12 September 2019, the directors and staff at Stacks Goudkamp recognise the importance of the suicide prevention initiative, R U OK Day. For our clients and colleagues who are not familiar with the concept,
Helen Pitt of the Sydney Morning Herald has written about her son’s recent run in with the law while ‘jay walking’. Our light rail and pedestrian ‘expert’, Belinda Cassidy has written an open letter to Helen.
Birth Injuries - Bringing a little one into the world is a joyful and life-changing moment for all parents. However, it is well known that the labour and delivery process comes with risks to the health of both mother and to the baby.