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Defining ‘Full Time Student’ for beneficial legislation

This recent case of Marsh v Transport Accident Commission [2020] VSC 228 now provides that a full-time student can be “extending to a student who has completed year 12, has either applied for an offer of a tertiary place or enrolled in a tertiary course, and is waiting for the academic period to commence.”


WorkCover Online – “VicClaim” App

Traditionally people injured at work need to call and write to an insurer (often multiple times) when seeking access to an entitlement.


Changes to TAC – Lantern Pay

In the past people injured in car accidents and their service providers have been required to send invoices or receipts to the TAC requesting that it be paid.