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Shine Lawyers prepares for Bank of Queensland class action

Shine Lawyers is preparing to commence a class action against the Bank of Queensland on behalf of customers who lost hundreds of thousands of dollars after the bank failed to prevent transactions from taking place on their accounts, allegedly in breach of their obligations to their customers.

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Translating TPD: What is it and when can you claim?

Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) Insurance is arguably one of the most valuable, yet misunderstood benefits that people hold. Almost every working Australian joins a Superannuation fund whenever they start a new job, and most funds have some level of TPD cover.

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Improvements to social workers’ training

Advocates for children raised in state care and foster care are urging state officials to have social workers abide by the same obligations as teachers and doctors to disclose any knowledge of inadequate care in homes.

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Legal ramifications following Shoreham air show disaster

Our thoughts are with the families of those who have perished in the aftermath of the Hawker Hunter T7 jet air crash at Shoreham on Saturday, 22 August 2015, which is now named as the worst air show disaster in the United Kingdom in living memory.

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9 top insurance recovery tips for those affected by NSW storms

With mini tornados, flash flooding and strong winds hitting parts of New South Wales overnight and more severe weather expected, uncertainty remains over how those affected will recover their insurance entitlements for the damages they sustained to homes and businesses.

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Secret report reveals toxic legacy of CSG trials near Chinchilla

ABC News has confirmed it obtained a secret state government report that hundreds of square kilometres of prime agricultural land in Southeast Queensland are at risk from a cocktail of toxic chemicals and explosive gases unleased by underground coal gasification.

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