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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.Find out more
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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.Find out more
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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If you need help, get in touch with us today. We communicate clearly, and in language you can understand. Our dedicated team will give your case the attention it deserves.
Talk to one of our helpful team members on 1800 555 777.
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Discuss your options
We’ll give you all the information you need to know where you stand.
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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New super accounts will no longer be created every time a worker changes jobs meaning they will have one single default account that follows them, from 1 July 2021. The “stapling” reform was announced by the Federal Government in 2020, to avoid workers ending up with multiple super funds, paying multiple insurance premiums and account fees, causing their superannuation balance to shrink unnecessarily before retirement. While keeping your balance as high as possible is a positive, the move may come at a cost to some people finding themselves without insurance if they fall ill or become injured after moving to work in a more dangerous industry where their insurance policy does not...
Exams are finally done, lockdown restrictions are being lifted and it’s time to hit the road and celebrate your new-found freedom. Whether you’re heading off to Schoolies, enjoying the long uni holidays or just chilling at the beach, this summer is sure to be full of good times and plenty of road trips with mates. Whatever your destination, make sure you arrive there safely by following these simple tips: Sadly, Australian road statistics tell us that young drivers are much more likely to be involved in car accidents than older, more experienced drivers, with young males being particularly at risk. According to the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) in Victoria, in 2019, 18 to 25...
Many people are surprised when I tell them I’m a social worker at Slater and Gordon Lawyers. “What’s a social worker doing at a law firm?” is one of the common questions I get asked. But once I explain my role to people, the next question is usually “why don’t all firms offer social work services?" I was a hospital social worker for 21 years before starting at Slater and Gordon in 2009, my whole career, therefore, has been focused on assisting people who are injured or ill. In the acute and rehabilitation hospitals where I used to work, I assisted seriously injured patients on a wide range of services, from helping with their financial problems, lodging a claim for TAC,...