The Role of Fault in a No-Fault Scheme

People injured in transport accidents are entitled to receive “no-fault benefits”. The available no-fault benefits fall into the following four categories: Hospital and medical coverage from the TAC – Section 60 of the Transport Accident Act 1986. Loss of Earnings (LOE) benefits which cover income lost during the first 18 months after the accident. Loss of Earning Capacity (LOEC) benefits … Read More

Impairment vs Disability

In the context of the Victorian transport accident compensation scheme, impairment and disability are two very separate and distinct concepts.