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Ellery v Sunsail (Australia) Pty Ltd looks at the responsibilities owed by commercial vessel owners to their passengers.

In this case, Mrs Ellery was on holiday...

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The Queensland Government could be liable if new police drones fall out of the sky and cause injury.

Brisbane compensation law expert Kevin Barratt said the increased use of remote control drones by both government and private operators had focused attention on the issue of injury if the craft failed in flight.

Mr Barratt, of Brisbane law firm Bennett & Philp Lawyers, said...

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Miller v Lithgow City Council [2014] NSW SC 1579

Judgment was given in the Supreme Court of New South Wales late last year in a tragic case involving an experienced but young swimmer who became a tetraplegic after diving into the shallow end of the Lithgow swimming pool.

The young girl was 12 at the time of the accident. She had been given exercises by her school's...

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