Public Liability Cases

Everyone who steps out of their home is prone to the possibility of suffering an injury or accident. Our experienced team at Garling & Co has helped hundreds of people win the compensation they deserve in all kinds of public liability cases.

Over the last 20 years we’ve dealt with compensation claims for injuries that have occurred in many different public places. We’ve selected some of our public liability cases that include a range of injuries, circumstances, and compensation amounts for you to examine.

At Garling & Co, our expert lawyers are fully accredited and work on a no win no fee basis. To see if your case is eligible, please fill out our free, no obligation confidential case assessment form and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours or alternatively, feel free to give us a ring today on 1300 851 201.

Type of Claim: Public Liability Claim
Injury: Lumbar spine injury, left shoulder injury, minor hearing loss, aggravation of pre-existing hypertension and diabetes, and depression.
Issue: Injury on building site when a level of construction collapsed causing our client to fall approximately 4 meters to the level below. Our pursued a claim against the head builder for negligence and was successful.
Compensation Recovered: $1,600,000.00
Type of Claim: Public Liability Claim / Work Injury Damages
Injury: Lumbar spine and psychological injury.
Issue: Our client was contracted out to a jobsite where he was under the instruction and supervision of the contracting party. Whilst performing the contracting work our client was required to move a steel structure where he suffered injury to his lumbar spine.
Compensation Recovered: $1,300,000
Type of Claim: Public Liability Claim
Injury: Our client sustained injury to her back and right shoulder.
Issue: Our client was a cleaner at a high school and injured herself when a large gate broke off its hinges and fell on her.
Compensation Recovered: $247,800
Type of Claim: Public Liability Claim
Injury: Right Hip Injury.
Issue: Our client was at an amusement park when she and was subsequently hit by a cart whilst entering the ride.
Compensation Recovered: $150,000
Type of Claim: Personal Injury Claim
Injury: Injury to neck, both hands and wrists, face and head.
Issue: Our client was injured whilst riding his bicycle on the road when a dog was let out of a parked car and ran directly into our client causing him to fall and sustain injury.
Compensation Recovered: $150,000
Type of Claim: Public Liability
Injury: Our client sustained significant injury to her left ankle.
Issue: Our client was shopping in Woolworths when she fell on water on the floor. The water was a result of condensation from an air-condition unit in the Woolworths store.
Compensation Recovered: $128,000
Type of Claim: Public Liability Claim
Injury: Our client sustained injuries to her right elbow and wrist, her left arm and her left knee.
Issue: Our client was at a storage facility when she tripped on an uneven driveway and fell to the ground. The insurer for the facility accepted liability.
Compensation Recovered: $70,000
Type of Claim: Personal Injury Claim
Injury: Unlawful arrest and False imprisonment.
Issue: Our client was unlawfully arrested and detained by NSW Police Officers.
Compensation Recovered: $25,000