Compensation Law

Taylor & Scott Lawyers have been assisting people who have sustained personal injury for over 118 years. Where a person has suffered physical or psychological injury or death, a claim may be made. We are proud of our reputation and extensive experience in this area of law, with a number of our lawyers recognised as specialists in their field by the Law Society of New South Wales. At Taylor & Scott, we exist to help you. Examples of some of the areas where you may be able to claim are:

Our lawyers apply legal expertise across a broad range of personal injury matters ranging from slip and falls, sporting and recreational accidents to catastrophic injuries. We are proud of our reputation as experienced compensation lawyers and assure your claim is managed in a caring and efficient manner, minimising unnecessary stress and financial strain. We represent clients from across New South Wales, including Lismore, Port Macquarie, Tamworth, Coffs Harbour, Albury, Wagga Wagga, the Hunter Valley, Armidale, Wollongong, Newcastle, Lithgow, Bathurst, Orange, Dubbo and beyond.

We also represent clients residing in the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Asia Pacific regions and the United States, who have been injured whilst visiting/residing in New South Wales. We are also able to assist Australian Residents who may have been injured whilst overseas.

If we decide to act for you, we will usually do so on a no win/ no fee basis that is our “Guarantee” to you.

Workers Compensation Claims
Please note that our no win/no fee policy does not apply to workers compensation claims.  In such claims, after we have made an initial assessment, if we believe your claim has merit, we will make an application to WIRO for a grant of legal assistance to cover all legal costs incurred in your workers compensation claim.

At Taylor & Scott “ We Care For You.”

Gervase Liddy border

Gervase Liddy

Managing Partner

Ivan Simic copy border

Ivan Simic

Partner

David Hartstein copy border

David Hartstein

Special Counsel

Kimberley Becker border

Kimberley Becker

Senior Associate

Michelle Meigan border

Michelle Meigan

Senior Associate

What Is a Work Injury Claim?
Read More

I Was Injured At Work. What Hurdles Do I Have To Overcome In Order To Bring A Work Injury Damages Claim?
Read More

Are There Any Time Limits I Need To Worry About In Bringing A Work Injury Damages Claim?
Read More

If I Bring A Work Injury Damages Claim And I Run My Case, Can I Continue To Receive Weekly Workers Compensation And Have My Medical Expenses Paid By The Compensation Insurer?
Read More

If You Lodge a Work Injury Damages Claim on my Behalf and we Don’t Proceed or I Lose the Case, do I Have to Pay the Defendant’s Costs?
Read More

Are There Time Limits on Workers Compensation Claims?
Read More

Are Journey Accidents Covered Under Workers Compensation Act?
Read More

What Workers Compensation Benefits May I Be Entitled To?
Read More

Am I Covered If Work Injury Occurs Outside my Employer’s Workplace?
Read More

What Is The Position With Legal Costs In Workers Compensation?
Read More

What Are The Minimum Thresholds To Qualify For Benefits?
Read More

What Are My Entitlements to Weekly Compensation in New South Wales?
Read More

What Are My Entitlements for Medical, Hospital and Rehabilitation Expenses?
Read More

Could You Explain Work Capacity Decisions?
Read More

Negligence Claim: What is Taylor & Scott’s Offer in Respect of Legal Costs?
Read More

I Have Suffered a Permanent Injury, Can I Sue For Negligence?
Read More

What Are The Different Types of Negligence Claims?
Read More

Medical Negligence Claims: What Are The Steps Taken by Taylor & Scott?
Read More

 

Overseas Visitors Injured In Australia
Read More

Changed To Workers Compensation Laws Allow Second Lump Sum Claims
Read More