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South Australian Court of Appeal sets new high water mark for exemplary/punitive damages in asbestos cases.

By |2019-05-14T15:06:38+10:00February 13th, 2018|Black Lung and Dust Diseases, Case Studies, News, Workers Compensation & Insurance|

By Tristan Higham Amaca v Latz [2017] SASCFC 145 Background The plaintiff was diagnosed with terminal mesothelioma in October 2016. He alleged he contracted the disease as a result of his exposure to products manufactured by James Hardie and Coy [...]