People will take out a number of insurance policies over the course of their lives that cover a wide range of matters. Although insurance plays a prominent role in our daily lives, many of us will have little understanding of what the policies cover, or what are the appropriate actions that need to be taken in making a claim, or how to settle a dispute with an insurer. Any disputes with an insurer can be complex and if you do have an urgent matter that requires immediate legal attention, you will be able to find a lawyer on the FindLaw Directory who will best represent your needs if you want to make a claim, or settle a dispute against an insurer.

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Key industry data published on life insurance claims

Date: 13 Nov 2017, Filed under: Business & Commercial Law, Insurance

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) and Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) have released initial industry-aggregate...

Improved pet insurance disclosure welcomed

Date: 06 Sep 2013, Filed under: Competition & Trade Regulation, Insurance

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has reported on improvements made to disclosure in pet insurance product disclosure statements...

Woolworths found liable for fallen greasy chip

Date: 09 Mar 2012, Filed under: Court Appearances, Commercial Litigation, Product Safety, Insurance

The High Court of Australia has allowed an appeal from the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, which had dismissed a claim in negligence...

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Slippery when wet: When inviting your ex over goes horribly wrong

Date: 24 Nov 2016, Filed under: Insurance

The recent Queensland Court of Appeal decision of Silwood v Chandler [2016] QCA 273 (Silwood) is one which should make residential occupiers very nerv...

Inadequate supervision: Court upholds liability findings against host employer while employer is found not liable

Date: 24 Aug 2016, Filed under: Insurance

In the recent decision of Jurox Pty Ltd v Fullick [2016] NSWCA 180, the NSW Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal by the host employer, Jurox, made in relation...

Employer found not liable for client’s assault on disability support worker at residential care facility

Date: 27 Apr 2016, Filed under: Insurance, Employment Law

Earlier this month, Queensland’s Supreme Court found in favour of an employer in a common law claim for damages brought by a carer who was assaulted by...


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