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November 17, 2017

Top safety tips for your summer scuba adventure

Scuba diving is a unique and exciting recreational activity that many people enjoy, but it comes with inherent risks. Problems can arise before, during and after your dive, so before you jump in the water, it’s important to be aware of the risks involved and how you can keep safe during your dive. Problems before […]

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November 9, 2017

Preventative Measures – How to avoid injuries during your workout

Joining a gym and working with a personal trainer are great ways to get fit and healthy. Unfortunately, one of the downsides of pushing yourself physically is an increased risk of injury. Workout injuries are very common – even under the experienced supervision of a PT or in the safe environment of a gym. For […]

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November 3, 2017

Compensation claims: Why do I need a lawyer?

When you’ve been wronged, your whole world can turn upside down in the blink of an eye. The financial, psychological and physical toll can be devastating. Most people just want to get back to normality as quickly as possible. Bringing your own compensation claim can seem like a fast fix. However, if you don’t know […]

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November 2, 2017

Owner killed by dog sparks responsibility reminder

Vicious dog attacks are on the rise across Australia and the recent tragic death of a Canberra woman has people concerned for their safety. Children at heightened risk According to data from Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital, each year around 13,000 people attend hospital emergency departments in Australia for dog bite injuries. Children under the age […]

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September 21, 2017

Samsung washing machine house fire action investigated

Shine Lawyers is investigating the potential legal action available to individuals whose property and homes have been damaged by faulty Samsung washing machines. The defective machines have been linked to 18 house fires in the last year and still pose a serious risk to thousands of Australian households. Six Samsung washing machine models were recalled […]

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Grocer and Grind food poisoning claims

Following recent outbreaks of food poisoning across South East Queensland, Grocer and Grind, a restaurant situated on Queensland’s Gold Coast, is facing serious claims of food poisoning after more than 20 people suffered illness. Serious cases of food poisoning can have huge consequences for an individual, with long term diseases and death possible. If the restaurant is […]

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Frozen berries hepatitis A link

Four products from the Nanna’s and Creative Gourmet frozen berry range and packaged by Patties Food in Victoria have been recalled after being identified as the only element linking nine new hepatitis A cases. The link between the frozen berries and the recent hepatitis A outbreak was identified when doctors questioned the patients and found that […]

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Chin Chin Chinese restaurant food poisoning claims

In what has been one of the largest outbreaks of food poisoning in Queensland, Chin Chin Chinese Restaurant is facing significant legal action from people who have become extremely sick due to food poisoning. More than 110 people were diagnosed with food poisoning from the Springwood restaurant in January 2015, with over 30 admitted to hospitals with vomiting and […]

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September 7, 2017

Misleading and deceptive conduct explained

You might have come across the phrase ‘misleading or deceptive conduct’ before, and wondered what it meant in the legal world. The answer lies in section 18 of the Australian Consumer Law: “A person must not, in trade or commerce, engage in conduct that is misleading or deceptive or is likely to mislead or deceive.” […]

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