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Overseas Student’s Dreams of a Better Life Crushed by Garbage Truck

Our client came to Australia from Korea. He had attended university and secured very high marks on the way to graduating with Science, Engineering and Computing qualifications. Following graduation, he had worked extremely hard with various employers in Korea. But his dream was to pursue post-graduate IT training in Australia with a view to settling…

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TPD Claim by Shop Assistant Successful Large Payout Follows

Our client worked for many years as a shop assistant for a large supermarket chain. She loved her work and enjoyed the social contact with fellow staff and shoppers alike. Having finished a long day at the supermarket, she was involved in a serious motor vehicle accident when a vehicle travelling in the opposite direction…

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Large TPD Payment Secured for “Kiwi” Injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident

Our client was born over the ditch in New Zealand. He left school at an early age and spent most of his working life doing everything from shearing sheep to working in the construction industry. Needless to say, all of the jobs he has had are heavy hands-on type jobs. All required him to be…

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Barrier Erected by Local Council Workers Obstructs Drivers View Compensation Awarded for Injuries

Our client was a truck driver making deliveries to various destinations in country NSW. On this particular day he was driving on the highway in the late morning. The local Council had been carrying out roadworks and the Council workers had placed a number of large barriers on certain parts of the road. Our client…

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Psychological Injury

This can occur where a close family member is killed. Even if you weren’t involved in the accident, if you suffer a psychological injury following such a tragic event, you may have a “Nervous Shock Claim”. At Taylor & Scott, We Care For You.

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Large Damages Payout After Greenslip Insurer Disputes Suggested Treatment

Our client was a retired lady living with her husband on the south coast of NSW. On this occasion she was a rear seat passenger in the family car being driven by her husband. She was wearing her seatbelt. Whilst waiting at a red light, a motor vehicle being driven by a young woman rear…

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School Student Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident – Settlement Achieved

Our client was a secondary school student living with her family in country NSW. Following a motor vehicle accident, her mum and dad had approached their local family solicitor who recommended that Taylor & Scott should look after the case as they have a great deal of experience acting in motor accident cases and for…

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Infant Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident Awarded Damages

Our client’s mum made an appointment to see our motor accident compensation specialist lawyers when she became dissatisfied with the lawyers she had previously retained. At the conference, our client advised that her young daughter had been a passenger in a motor vehicle being driven by her dad when it was involved in an accident….

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Motorbike Rider Seriously Injured in Accident – Substantial Damages Awarded

Our client worked in the security industry. On this day, he was riding his motorbike to work when a car travelling in the opposite direction turned across his path seriously injuring our client. In the accident, he was knocked unconscious, received numerous injuries to his wrist, arm, elbow, shoulder, knee, ribs, back and a punctured…

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Librarian Knocked Down by Reversing Motor Vehicle

Recently our motor accident team here at Taylor & Scott concluded a claim for a librarian. Our client had finished work at the Library and was walking to the train station to go home. She needed to cross the road. She checked for vehicles, allowed one to pass her, saw that the way was clear…

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Pedestrian Knocked Down – Liability Denied

HOW TAYLOR & SCOTT’S MOTOR ACCIDENT LAWYERS HELPED Our client was a delivery man going about his daily deliveries in Sydney. Tragically he was knocked down by a car and severely injured as he crossed a road making a delivery. In the accident he suffered a severe head injury as well as various orthopaedic injuries….

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Injured Pedestrian Wins Compensation Although Contributory Negligence Alleged by Insurance Company

Our client was on her way to work. Having left the railway station, she was walking towards her workplace. At one point, she needed to cross a road. As she crossed, she heard a loud engine noise from a car coming around a corner nearby. Unfortunately, she was struck by the car and thrown into…

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Shop Assistant’s Life Ruined as a Result of Motor Vehicle Accident

Our client was a very loyal hardworking shop assistant working full time for one of the large supermarket chains. She enjoyed hard work and caring for her family. She did a lot around the home including mowing the lawn and washing her car as her husband worked away from home in the mining industry. Tragically…

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Extremely Difficult Motor Accident Claim Success – Contributory Negligence

  FACTS OF MOTOR ACCIDENT INJURY CLAIM Our client was a front seat passenger in a motor vehicle being driven by his wife on a country road. It was late at night and our client and his wife had been to a hotel where alcohol had been consumed. Whilst driving home, our client’s wife lost…

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Motorbike Rider Hit by Car – It Pays to Get Expert Legal Advice Before Settlement

  FACTS OF MOTOR ACCIDENT CASE Our client was a carpenter who was riding his motorbike one weekend when a car pulled out into his path causing him to be thrown from his bike onto the bonnet of the motor vehicle. As a result of the car driver’s negligence, our client suffered injuries to his…

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Motor Car Accident Injures Driver, Negligent Driver of Vehicle Behind “On The Phone”

FACTS OF MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT Our client had been out socially with friends. He was headed home. As he drove along, he noticed the traffic lights up ahead were changing to red. He slowed down and came to a stop at the lights. A vehicle driven by a young lady was travelling in the same…

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Project Manager Lucky to Survive Car Accident

  CAR ACCIDENT CLAIM Our client was on his way to work in his utility. He stopped at a set of traffic lights in order to make a right hand turn. Without warning, a truck crashed into the back of his vehicle, tossing it into the air and flipping it on its side. Fortunately the…

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Car Accident Compensation Awarded to Client Injured in Rear End Collision

Recently the motor accident compensation legal team here at Taylor & Scott successfully concluded a claim for a lady driver who was rear ended in a motor vehicle accident. Our client had been on maternity leave and had arranged to visit work with her new baby to agree upon a suitable date to return to…

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Pushbike Rider Knocked from Bike Successfully Sues for Damages

  THE FACTS OF THE PUSHBIKE ACCIDENT Our client was riding his pushbike to work on the Lower North Shore. Suddenly a car pulled out from behind a bus and knocked our client from his pushbike. Our client had no chance to avoid the accident and suffered a number of injuries to his wrist, knee…

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Motorcycle Accident Rider Seeks Accident Compensation Out of Time

Motorcycle Accident Facts Our client came from Chile. Having completed his shift at work, he was heading home. A vehicle travelling behind him struck our client throwing him from his motorcycle. In the motorcycle accident, he was thrown about seventy metres down the road. Fortunately our client was wearing full leathers, a full face helmet…

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Pedestrian Hit By Car Awarded Compensation

Our Pedestrian Injury Compensation Lawyers led by Simon Meigan, recently concluded a car accident compensation claim for a widow. Our client had walked up to her local club after dinner to socialise with her friends.  On her way home whilst crossing the road in a marked pedestrian crossing, she was struck by a car and…

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93 Year Old Pedestrian Awarded Compensation After Being Hit By A Car

Our Pedestrian Injury Compensation Legal Team here at Taylor & Scott recently completed a motor accident claim for a lady 93 years of age. Our client was out shopping.  She attempted to cross a road in a marked pedestrian crossing when a car failed to give way to her, knocking her to the roadway and…

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Injured In A Car Accident, Labourer Retains As A Carer

Taylor & Scott, car accredited compensation lawyers, successfully concluded an unusual case for a builders labourer who was badly injured in a motor vehicle accident. As a result of his car accident, our client suffered injuries to his back and neck, resulting in a period of hospitalisation and a long rehabilitation programme. Due to his…

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Persistence By Taylor & Scott Bicycle Accident Lawyers Pays Dividends

Our client was a 31 year old labourer who suffered a serious back injury whilst riding his bicycle home from work when he was hit from behind by a bus. He was unable to return to work after the injury and required two back operations. Once our client had undergone his final back operation and…

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Passenger in Car Accident Injured by Drunk Driver

Our motor accident legal team acted for a young man who had been drinking at a hotel with friends. Our client had separated from the friends for several hours.  Later that evening, he met up with one of the friends who offered him a lift home.  On the way home, the friend crashed his car. …

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One Million Plus Paid To Cyclist

The motor accident litigation team here at Taylor & Scott concluded a claim for a cyclist, injured, whilst riding home from work. Our client was hit from behind by a bus as he slowed down at an intersection. Initially, the cyclist thought he would recover from his injuries; in fact he had been able to…

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Motorcycle Accident To Postie – Compensation Awarded

Our client is a Postie who was knocked from her bike by a car that turned across her path.  In the motorcycle accident, she suffered fractures to her collarbone, pelvis and several lacerations to her leg. Following surgery, there was a period of intense rehabilitation.  Over time, our client gradually built up her strength and…

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Car Accident Compensation Awarded After Car Fails To Stop At Red Light

Our client was a passenger in a motor vehicle being driven by his friend. Having a green light, they proceeded into an intersection when another vehicle came through the intersection on their left failing to stop on the red light. Unluckily our client took the full force of the impact on the passenger side of…

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Car Accident Tragedy Strikes Young Mother With Baby Yet To Be Born

The car accident legal team at Taylor & Scott completed a very sad case for a pregnant young lady whose partner was tragically killed in a car accident. Our client’s partner was a passenger in a motor vehicle when the driver lost control of his car killing himself and our client’s partner. Since his death,…

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Son Killed In Car Accident Dad Suffers Psychological Injury – Seeks Car Accident Compensation

The car accident compensation legal team at Taylor & Scott acted for the father of a boy tragically killed in a car accident. The father has suffered psychological problems since his son’s death.  These included depression, nightmares, sleeplessness, loss of appetite and problems at work. A nervous shock claim was commenced by Simon Meigan, Partner,…

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Car Accidents Overseas Tourists Beware NSW Roads Are Deadly

You’re on the trip of a lifetime “Down Under”. Friendly people, open roads, plenty of sunshine, great scenery. “Look out”! Serious car accidents on our roads happen every day of the week and can have catastrophic consequences. Driving a car here in NSW is open to all licensed drivers. It is very easy to turn…

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Shopping Centre Motor Vehicle Accident Pedestrian Wins Claim

Recently, the motor accident team here at Taylor & Scott led by Simon Meigan, Partner, Accredited Specialist and expert in motor accident claims, successfully completed a claim for a lady shopper. Our client was wheeling her shopping trolley through the carpark of a large suburban shopping centre when a vehicle struck her trolley which in…

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Motorcycle Accident Rider “T-Boned” By Motor Vehicle

Our client had spent a long day at work as a plant operator. Having completed his shift, he was heading home to his family. A motor vehicle came from a side street on his left, failed to give way and “t-boned” our client on his motorbike. Luckily our client survived but was left with a…

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Unlucky Pedestrian Hit By Truck Tailgate

Recently, our pedestrian injury compensation legal team concluded a motor accident compensation claim for a very unlucky pedestrian. Our client was on her lunch break walking on the footpath when she was struck by the tailgate of a truck passing by. The driver of the truck had failed to secure the tailgate and as he…

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Minor Car Accident Turns Into Major Injury Car Accident Compensation Claim

Taylor & Scott’s car accident compensation lawyers acted for a country lady who was badly injured in a motor vehicle accident. After stopping following a minor accident, her vehicle was struck from behind crushing her between her car and the guardrail on the side of the road. Our client had already had more than her…

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French Tourist Injured In Motorcycle Accident Taylor & Scotts Car Accident Lawyers Secure Substantial Compensation

Our car accident compensation team of lawyers assisted a French tourist who had come to Australia on a working holiday. Our client had obtained a job and had purchased a motorbike to get to and from work. Riding to work one morning, he was struck by a car which had run a red light. In…

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Insurance Brokers Suffers Serious Injuries In a Car Accident Hit By a Drunk Driver

Recently the car accident lawyers here at Taylor & Scott completed a car accident compensation claim for an insurance broker. Mr T was driving home from a long day at his office when a car collided with our client ‘HEAD ON’. The driver of the vehicle at fault was over the limit when tested by…

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Inattentive 4-Wheel Driver Destroys Technician’s Life

Our client was a service technician sent out by his boss to do a job on a building site. In order to access the site, he had to walk down a pathway. Whilst doing so, a 4-wheel drive came along the pathway and struck our client. The driver admitted that he wasn’t keeping a proper…

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Loss Of Brother In Car Accident Devastates Older Sister

Recently, the litigation team here at Taylor & Scott acted for a lady whose younger brother was tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident. The family was extremely close. The accident has had a devastating effect on our client who continues to suffer to this day. There is not a day goes by when our…

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Freak Accident In Family Car Devastates Young Woman

Our client was heading to work as a painter and decorator in a country town. Riding his motorcycle, he was struck by a car which failed to stop and give way at a Stop sign. Our client was thrown from his bike and suffered serious injury to his hip. A period of hospitalisation and rehabilitation…

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Motorcyclist Suffers Broken Hip When Struck By A Car Which Failed To Stop At Stop Sign

Our client was heading to work as a painter and decorator in a country town. Riding his motorcycle, he was struck by a car which failed to stop and give way at a Stop sign. Our client was thrown from his bike and suffered serious injury to his hip. A period of hospitalisation and rehabilitation…

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Elderly Pedestrian Hit By Car Whilst Crossing Road

Recently, our motor accident law team here at Taylor & Scott successfully completed a claim for an elderly pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle. Our client who had been out shopping, had alighted from the bus and was crossing the street when about half way across she was struck by a passing car. As a…

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Sunday Ride Ends In Disaster

Recently, Taylor & Scott acted for a lady who was a pillion passenger on her husband’s motorbike. Both are very experienced motorbike riders – he as a driver and she as a pillion passenger. During a Sunday afternoon ride, a truck they were following braked suddenly (it had no brake light illuminated) and in order…

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Elderly Passenger In Country NSW Suffers Serious Injuries At Intersection In Car Accident

Our client was an elderly passenger in her husband’s motor vehicle when it came into collision with another vehicle at an intersection in a country town in NSW. At the time, our client’s husband was driving her to visit a specialist in the town. As a result of the accident, our client suffered serious injuries…

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