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Worker or Contractor?

Jafarian v WildFire Interiors Pty Ltd [2021] NSWWCC 12 On 8 January 2021, Senior Arbitrator Glenn Capel found that the Applicant, Masoud Jafarian, was not a ‘worker’ in the...

Section 38A – Timing is everything

Background The 2015 amendments to the Workers Compensation Act 1987 (‘the Act’), whilst arguably not as sweeping or broad as those taking place in 2012, brought with them some...

Exempt from Pain and Suffering

Yildiz v Fullview Plastics Pty Ltd [2019] NSWWCCPD 24 This decision pertains to whether a non-exempt worker is entitled to receive lump sum compensation under the released s67 of...

Have you heard about the Notice Provisions?

By the very nature of claims for industrial, it is quite often the case that the injury was sustained some time prior to the date of notice being given to an employer. The first...