Podcasts

Listen to Bourke Legal’s podcasts to learn more about personal injury and compensation claims.

What You Need to Know If You Have Been Fired Because of Your Injury

  There are some unfortunate cases where an injured worker chooses not to seek workers’ compensation out of fear that they might lose their job. In this edition of Law by Dan, Senior Associate Jessica Prasser explores this matter.

How long do I have to bring a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

  In this podcast, Associate Melissa Arndell discusses the time limits in a workers’ compensation claim. Q I have heard of people who have been unable to bring a claim for personal injury because they are “out of time”.  What does this mean?  A Dan, NSW legislation refers to certain periods of time, known as… Read More »How long do I have to bring a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

How to Prepare for Your First Appointment

  In this podcast, Senior Associate Jessica Prasser discusses how to get the most out of your first consultation with a compensation lawyer. Transcript Intro: You’re listening to a Bourke Legal podcast. Dan Toombs: If you have suffered an injury at work in New South Wales, you undoubtedly will have lots of questions. In today’s podcast,… Read More »How to Prepare for Your First Appointment

How Much Will I Receive from a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

In this podcast, Bourke Legal Associate Melissa Arndell discusses how much can an injured worker receive from a workers’ compensation claim.

How Can an Injured Worker in NSW Afford Legal Advice?

In this podcast, Bourke Legal Associate Melissa Arndell answers the commonly asked question, “How Can an Injured Worker in NSW Afford Legal Advice?”

The 5 Essential NSW Workers’ Compensation Tips

  Pania Watt: I wanted to talk today about a few tips for people who are experiencing being on workers compensation. I know it’s a really difficult and confusing process. It’s hard for people who are struggling with pain physically or mentally, to also at the same time try to process and make sense of… Read More »The 5 Essential NSW Workers’ Compensation Tips

Workers’ Compensation Medical Expenses Explained

  If you’re currently on workers compensation in New South Wales, you would appreciate all the complexities involved. One such complexity is medical expenses. In particular, who pays for what? In this podcast, Jessica Prasser, a compensation lawyer from Bourke Legal, explains what you need to know without the jargon. So Jess, what types of… Read More »Workers’ Compensation Medical Expenses Explained

What is the Personal Injury Commission and What Does it Do?

Transcript Intro: You’re listening to a Bourke Legal Podcast. Dan: In New South Wales in 2020, there was important legislation enacted relating to people injured in motor vehicle accidents or work-related accidents. And a key feature of that legislation was the establishment of the Personal Injury Commission. To discuss what it is and how it… Read More »What is the Personal Injury Commission and What Does it Do?

What is “Permanent Impairment” in New South Wales?

Transcript Intro: You’re listening to a Bourke Legal podcast. Dan: If you have been injured at work and are considering compensation, it’s likely that you may have heard of the term permanent impairment. But what is it and how does it impact upon any compensation that you may receive? Well, to find out today, I’m… Read More »What is “Permanent Impairment” in New South Wales?

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