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We are continuing to serve clients during the COVID-19 pandemic More Info.

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Additional Support for Our Clients

We recognise that this is an uncertain time and the impacts of COVID-19 will be far-reaching, both in the short and long term. As part of our commitment to your health and wellbeing, we’ve compiled a list of resources that may help you navigate through this trying time.

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  • To help keep you informed

    We’ve compiled a list of trusted sources to help you keep on top of the latest developments.

  • If you’re having financial difficulty

    A sudden change in your financial situation can be an added stress during this time, but there are resources you can call upon to assist.

  • If you’re feeling stressed or anxious

    It’s normal to feel anxiety during such uncertainty and change. That’s why it’s important to reach out if you need assistance.

Our class actions

Sometimes to win, you need to act as a group. Whether it be a corporate wrongdoing, a defective product, or an immigration detention case - our Class Action lawyers have the know-how, experience and passion to provide accurate and timely advice.

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Union Foreground

Dedicated to defending workers' rights

As one of Australia's leading trade union and labour movement law firms, we have a proud history of partnering with trade unions to defend workers' rights. Additionally, as a union member - you may be entitled to discounted access to legal services.

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How to get started

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Talk to one of our helpful team members on 1800 555 777.

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We'll listen carefully and understand your situation so we can give you the best possible advice.

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Slater and Gordon in the community

We're built on social justice values, so it’s no surprise that giving back to the community is such a huge focus for us. With offices all around Australia, we're able to build strong relationships in our local communities.

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Latest blog posts

General
How is your claim being progressed during COVID-19?

COVID-19 has had an unprecedented effect on how we do many things. It has changed how many of us work, socialise and interact with one another. You might be wondering how has the pandemic affected the legal industry? And how is your compensation claim being progressed during this time? You’ll be pleased to know that Slater and Gordon and the wider legal community are working hard to try to minimise the impact to your claim. This article lists some of the ways we’re continuing to move your claim forward during lockdown in Victoria. This will depend on where your matter is being heard. The Victorian County and Supreme Courts converted to remote hearings and adapted to digital processes...

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Health and Safety
Fifty-four per cent of healthcare, aged and disability workers say their mental health had been …

As the community continues to battle the effects of COVID-19, many people have reported that feelings of isolation due to the lockdowns and general anxiety about the virus has impacted their mental health. According to a recent study from Slater and Gordon conducted by Kantar Australia, these feelings are also common amongst Australia’s healthcare, aged and disability workers, who are on the frontline taking care of the ill and vulnerable. According to the study, 54 per cent of healthcare, aged and disability workers said that their mental health had been affected due to working within the COVID-19 environment. A further 52 per cent of Australian hospital workers have reported feeling...

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Compensation Law
Can you still claim workers compensation if you’ve been injured whilst working from home?

COVID-19 has created what has been described as the largest working-from-home experiment the world has ever seen. The current pandemic has caused a fundamental change in the way many of us work and the location we are now working from. One of the interesting issues which arises from this shift is the question of what compensation entitlements a person might have if they suffer an injury whilst working at home. Every state and territory’s rules differ, but workers’ compensation generally applies to workers who suffer physical or psychological injuries whilst doing their job. The location of work is not usually important, so as a starting point, injuries which occur whilst you’re...

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