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Ch 29 Client has Recovered Damages via Common Law


The intersection of common law rights to damages, damages or entitlements payable under other Acts and entitlements under Commonwealth workers compensation Acts are all the subject of a separate chapter of this Handbook. Delegates with detailed questions on these issues should refer to Chapter 80 of the Permanent Impairment Handbook and Chapter 48 of the General Handbook.

However, for the purposes of a quick determination of liability the following summary should be useful.