Industrial Disease: Updates and Library

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I provide regular Industrial Disease Updates – you can Sign Up to receive notifications when these Updates are published. There is also a Library of useful documents.

This site is primarily designed to assist solicitors who are involved in Industrial Disease litigation. Busy practitioners are kept up-to-date with matters of interest regarding Industrial Disease. The emphasis is on practical assistance for Industrial Disease lawyers.

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Updates on Industrial Disease matters:

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This article considers how the NIL is used within the Coles guidelines. This is the second article in this series in relation to NIL. The first article looked at the basics of the Noise Immission Level (NIL). Prior to the Coles guidelines. Prior to the Coles Guidelines being widely adopted individual experts may have...
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The basic requirements for a diagnosis of Noise Induced Hearing Loss consist of 2 elements: audiology which is consistent with NIHL and a history of exposure to a sufficient amount of noise.  One without the other is not sufficient.  The Noise Immersion Level (NIL) is a way of calculating the second part...
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Limitation

Calculating 3-years

A narrow point that occasionally arises is how '3-years' is calculated for the purposes of limitation. In accident cases or in disease cases, for example, where a diagnosis is given on a known date, there will be a precise date when the cause of action accrues and so the limitation...
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