Articles about Queensland Personal Injury and Insurance issues from Denes Lawyers

These articles have been written for Queensland residents who may have suffered injury in a car accident, slip and fall, work accident or in some other situation. We work hard to bring you fresh, free, useful information that may be relevant to your claim. If you don’t find the answer to your question, call us on (07) 3063 2268 and we will be happy to assist.

AFL Veteran Recieves Insurance Payout
AFL veteran Shaun Smith recently received a $1.4 million payout from his insurance company for “concussion” injury suffered during his AFL career.
Identity Theft Soars during COVID-19
When the nation raced to move our work, socialising and personal admin tasks all online, scammer saw this as an opportunity.
Injured While Working from Home (During Covid-19)
Whilst working from home due to COVID-19, on your lunch break, you hurt yourself while running. Can you get workers’ compensation?
Were You Bitten by a Dog in Queensland?
Although dogs are a “man’s best friend” unfortunately sometimes they can cause pretty significant injuries.
Safety Issues for Motorcyclists
Things motorcyclists can do now (i.e. before an accident happens) to protect themselves against potential consequences of a crash.
Will WorkCover Look After Me If I Suffer Injury on My Way to Work?
Will your wages be paid by WorkCover for any injuries suffered on your way to/from work? Here is the general rule surrounding this case.
Defamation: Have You Ever Left a Bad Google Review?
If you are in the habit of leaving online reviews for businesses, a recent Federal Court decision highlights some risks.
The End of Claim Farming?
Are you one of the 1.5 million queenslanders target by claim farmers? A new proposed law will put an end to this practice.
Travel Insurance Claims and COVID-19
Travel cancelled due to COVID - 19? What follows are some very basic tips in case you are considering making a claim on your insurer.
New Law to Reduce Truck accidents
Recently there have been some significant changes in the new law which will hopefully lead to a reduction in heavy vehicle accidents.