19June

Divorce and superannuation entitlements: What happens to my super when I divorce?

When you are going through a separation or divorce, how financial assets will be split is a common query faced by our clients. In this article, we explore what happens to your superannuation when you divorce. How superannuation is treated in a divorce In divorce, superannuation is treated in a similar way to property. But there...

19June

Court awards miner $1.6 mil for ring finger vibration injury

A central Queensland mine worker with multiple pre-existing medical conditions has been awarded substantial damages for a rare injury induced by prolonged vibration from heavy machinery he operated over 12.5hour shifts. Jamie Tyndall – a fishing trawler skipper for a decade in a former life – started as a machinery operator at the Rio Tinto...

19June

Black mould from leaky balcony in nose swab

Hidden defects aren’t just about feeling cheated when you buy a new apartment, they could have serious consequences for your health, as SUE WILLIAMS discovered in this story for Domain. When Zoe Foster visited her doctor for a routine COVID-19 test, the doctor regarded her swab with horror. “Your nose is black inside!” she...