Tort Temperature Update | The 21 year motor claim – Part 1

  • This is a motor injury case from Victoria with a fascinating series of issues.  While it is unlikely to create wide-ranging legal precedent, the story illustrates many of the ‘tort temperature’ questions that we think about.

    In four weekly instalments, we will outline how a motor injury claim took 21 years to complete, focusing on:

    • The extension of time
    • Credibility and medical evidence
    • The injuries for which the court awarded damages
    • Damages and costs


    Watch the video here (download Part 1 below)

    Download Part 1 [PDF]