Serious Injury Manual

The Manual has been developed in conjunction with the County Court and covers applications for leave to bring proceedings for injuries sustained in a workplace or transport accident, and includes leave tests, relevant limitation periods and the operation of medical panels.

The editorial committee comprises Judges Chris O’Neill and Philip Misso. Special thanks to Justice David Beach for his review of the Manual.

Serious Injury Checklist

The Serious Injury Manual now contains a checklist of common issues that arise in serious injury leave applications. It may be used as an aide to identify issues in particular cases, and includes key cases and the relevant sections of the Serious Injury Manual.

A copy is available for download as a two page document for easy printing.




Publication Details

Serious Injury Manual
Updated: 12/03/2019
Published: 04/06/2015

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