Public liability doesn’t just cover incidents in public places. If you have an injury that has happened because another party has breached their duty of care, your injury could fall under public liability law, and you may be able to claim compensation.
Our team of Brisbane Public Liability lawyers
Making a claim for compensation can sometimes feel daunting after an injury. Our team of Public Liability lawyers can advise you on your entitlements and help you make a claim.
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We are the original No Win, No Fee* lawyers. This means that if you don’t win you don’t pay Slater and Gordon’s fees (the fees that we charge for the work we do on your case).
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Common examples of public liability claims
- You slipped and fell at a shopping centre or supermarket
- You were injured on public council property, such as a footpath, bike path or public park
- You were injured by a defective product
- You were injured at the gym or personal training session
If you’ve suffered an injury because another person or an organisation hasn’t taken the right amount of care, then you may be entitled to compensation, including:
Compensation for pain and suffering, as well as loss of enjoyment of life caused by physical injury, psychological injury or both
Payments for lost wages
Compensation for loss of future earnings
Medical and like expenses for your treatments, and ongoing care and recovery
Damages for the loss of your ability to look after anyone dependent on you
Damages for the care and help provided to you by loved ones that you would have otherwise had to pay for
Making it easier for you to make a claim
Free initial appointment**
We offer a no obligation free initial meeting, where we can explain your rights to compensation and answer your questions, so you know where you stand.
Flexible Appointment Options
We can meet with you in a way that suits you. We can meet with you in one of our offices, by video call, or at your home or hospital***
***Subject to applicable COVID restrictions
Check your claim online
Simply answer a few questions online to find out if you may have a claim for compensation.