I've been injured and need information
If you have been injured in an incident, you may not know what to do next. At Firths, we want every injured victim to know his or her rights and to recover as quickly as possible. Below, we list what you should know in the aftermath of a wide variety of accidents. Find the incident that you were involved in and learn more about what you should do.
Most importantly, make sure to get medical attention as soon as possible if you have been injured. Your injuries need to be evaluated and treated in order to recover as quickly as possible to avoid serious complications.
I've been injured in a car accident
Were you the victim of a car, truck, motorcycle, bicycle, or pedestrian accident? Then you are able eligible to make a compensation claim under the green slip insurance scheme. Please visit the link below for further information:
I've been injured at work
If you were injured in an accident while working you will be entitled to claim workers' compensation benefits and possibly work injury damages.
It's very important to report the injury to your employer, and also to go to a doctor and report the extent of your injuries. As long as you were injured while on the job and while performing your official work duties, you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. Please visit the link below for further information:
I was injured in a slip & fall
If your slip and fall accident was on someone else’s property, then you may be able to hold the owner of that property liable for your injuries. Slippery surfaces, broken tiles and stairs, spilled liquids can lead to a serious fall. It may be the legal duty of property owners to fix these dangers or clearly mark them with warning signs to protect others. Please visit the link below for further information:
- Public Liability Claims
- Woolworths Compensation Claims
- Coles Compensation Claims
- Aldi Compensation Claims
- IGA Compensation Claims