Do you want the compensation you deserve?
Do you need help with a compensation claim?
Are you unsure about your compensation rights?
Do you want to know if you are entitled to compensation?
Do you want a lawyer that cares about your case?
Compensation can provide you with the financial support you need to help you get back into life. It can cover your recovery costs (e.g. medical and rehabilitation expenses) and make up for lost income. However, claiming compensation can be confusing and overwhelming, particularly at a time when you are feeling vulnerable.
You may feel uncertain as to whether you are eligible or able to claim compensation. You may also worry that you will not receive the compensation you deserve. Wyatts Compensation Lawyers are your helping hand and your path to a successful compensation claim.
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers have expertise in all areas of compensation law, including but not limited to:
If you have been physically or psychologically injured in a motor vehicle accident, in a public place, an organisational or business setting, or at work, you may be entitled to claim compensation. You may also be able to claim compensation if you have sustained an injury while using a defective product. Victim of crime, and sexual and physical abuse can also claim compensation to cover the financial costs associated with loss, and psychological and physical injury arising from the abuse or crime.
The team at Wyatts Compensation Lawyers understands the financial, physical, practical and emotional challenges that people face after an accident. That is why we offer our services to you: to help alleviate the burdens associated with claiming compensation, and to offer legal support, so that together we can attain the outcome you deserve.
We Listen. We Care.
To achieve your best possible outcome, you need a strong team of dedicated, knowledgeable and expert lawyers by your side. Wyatts has one of the most experienced team of compensation lawyers Sydney has to offer. Our team has over 150 years of combined experience in compensation law, so you are assured of expert representation.
Importantly, the team at Wyatts offer a compassionate and personalised service. We understand that you are more than a “case number” and we will treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve.
Wyatts are your Compensation Lawyers – your path to success.
Director, Compensation Lawyer
Director, Julie Wyatt, has an extensive and distinguished career in compensation law, and in supporting the rights of workers. She has successfully undertaken high-profile mediations and has represented clients from all walks of life, and across various levels of the legal system. Julie is committed to providing clients with a considerate and thoughtful service, and she works positively to seek the best possible results.
Director, Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law
Director, Neville Wyatt, has been an accredited specialist in personal injury law for more than 20 years, and has a highly-respected record of service. He has extensive expertise in negotiation and has been involved in a number of high-profile legal inquiries. Neville is dedicated to providing a professional service to clients from all backgrounds.
In addition to Julie and Neville, Wyatts has a team of dedicated lawyers and senior administrative staff to
help you with your compensation claim.
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers offer:
If you are looking for a compensation lawyer to provide you with a comprehensive and personalised service, please call Wyatts today on 1800 773 880 or contact us using our online form.
Accidents that cause injury and distress can happen to anyone. Unfortunately, an accident can have a profound and negative impact on your quality of life; and on the wellbeing of your family. This is particularly the case when the injuries are catastrophic.
Catastrophic injuries include, but are not limited to, quadriplegia, paraplegia, tetraplegia, amputation of a limb, severe burns, blindness and major brain injuries. Victims of catastrophic injuries caused by the negligence of another person are entitled to claim compensation to cover ongoing and substantial costs associated with treatment and care.
Compensation can cover both economic and non-economic costs:
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers have the knowledge, skills and expertise to help you attain the compensation you deserve. Our lawyers understand your distress and are here to help you with attentive care, kindness and compassion.
If you have been injured at work or have contracted a work-related illness, then under NSW law you are entitled to claim Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation can ease your pain and suffering by providing the financial support you need for your recovery. Where possible, it can also help you get back to work. You can claim workers compensation if you are a full-time, part-time or casual employee, or a contractor. Compensation is not just for accidents that happen at work, but for accidents that occur while travelling for work.
Family members and dependants of those who have lost their lives because of a workplace accident can also claim compensation funeral expenses and other costs associated with the loss of their loved one. Ongoing financial support for dependent children can also be claimed.
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers have the knowledge, skills and expertise to help you attain the compensation you deserve. Our lawyers understand your distress and are here to help you – with attentive care, kindness and compassion – as you take this step towards easing your burden.
Coal miners are exposed to significant risk, including work site accidents and exposure to harmful dust and chemicals. Unfortunately, the risks are increased if work conditions are unsafe or if your employer is negligent. Coal mining injuries can have a profoundly negative impact on your quality of life – limiting your mobility, reducing your capacity to earn an income, causing you physical pain and psychological distress.
In general, injured coal miners may be entitled to the following:
If you’re a coalminer and you’ve been injured, do not delay in contacting us as strict time limits apply to claiming the above benefits.
If you have suffered an injury in a motor vehicle accident involving a car, truck, motorcycle, bicycle or other form of transport, then you are entitled to claim motor vehicle accident compensation. Compensation can be sought if were a driver, passenger or a pedestrian. If you are seeking assistance in making a compensation claim for your injuries, or if you have a disputed claim with an insurer, then Wyatts can provide you with comprehensive legal advice and assist you in pursuing a claim.
The Civil Liability Act seeks to protect you against injuries caused due to another person’s negligence. Consequently, if – due to someone else’s negligence – you have fallen, been the victim of an animal attack, or have sustained an injury in a public place, you may be eligible to receive public liability compensation. You can also make a claim for compensation if you have been injured by a defective product.
It is important to record and document as much evidence as possible to support your claim, and it is highly advisable that you contact as lawyer as soon as possible. Wyatts are here to provide you with thorough legal advice, and to assist you in making a successful compensation claim.
If you have suffered an injury or have contracted an illness (e.g. Asbestosis, Mesothelioma, Black Lung) due to asbestos, harmful dust or toxic chemical exposure, you may be entitled to seek compensation to cover your medical expenses, loss of income, and to help alleviate your suffering. If your family member has passed away from an asbestos-related disease, you may be entitled to claim compensation on behalf of their estate or as a dependent. Our team at Wyatts Compensation Lawyers understands the distress caused by asbestos, harmful dust and toxic chemical exposure and we are here to support you and your family at this time.
We place a great deal of trust in our health professionals and we expect them to be skilled and capable. When, doctors, nurses, dentists and other practitioners fail in their duty of care, patients are at risk of sustaining injuries, illness and disabilities. In addition, existing illness or injuries may fail to improve or may worsen. If you have experienced injury or loss because a medical practitioner or allied health professional has not met their expected standard of care, then you are entitled to claim compensation for medical negligence.
Compensation can be awarded for:
Wyatts can provide you with the legal support you need in order to make a successful medical negligence claim.
We are all entitled to expect qualified specialists to provide a professional and expert service that meets industry standards. If a professional organization such as a law firm, accounting practice, engineer or any other professional organization (excluding doctors) has made a mistake when handling your matter, you may be entitled to claim professional negligence compensation. Contact Wyatts today to discuss whether you are entitled to claim for damages or losses incurred. Strict time limits apply to making claims for professional negligence, so don’t delay.
If you are a survivor of sexual and/or physical abuse – no matter how long ago it occurred – you and your family are entitled to compensation. While compensation cannot repeal the suffering caused, it provides some financial assistance to help deal with any loss, and psychological and physical injury arising from the abuse. Claims can be made against individuals and organisations or institutions – including religious organisations, educational institutions, government departments and medical and allied health professionals. Our staff at Wyatts Compensation Lawyers will treat you with the utmost respect and care. We will provide you with a personal and compassionate service and we will work resolutely to attain the best possible outcome for you.
Child sexual and physical abuse is a blatant violation of a child’s right to be protected and safe from harm, and is a crime under Australian law. If you have been a victim of physical or sexual abuse by a clergy-member (e.g. priest or nun), a teacher, coach, carer, or another person in an institutional setting, then you may be able to claim compensation.
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers understand that victims of abuse are often left with physical and psychological injuries that are traumatic and debilitating. These injuries can have life-long financial and emotional consequences, not only for the victim, but also for their loved-ones. Wyatts Compensation Lawyers can help you pursue your claim with compassion and sensitivity. Our legal team is committed to seeking justice and compensation for victims of abuse, and to ensuring that perpetrators, including those that seek to cover up abuse, are held to account for their actions.
Victims of violent crime are often left with physical and psychological injuries that are traumatic and debilitating. There are immediate financial costs involved in the treatment of injuries, and in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the victim. There are also ongoing financial burdens placed on victims; through lost income and the costs associated with pursuing criminal proceedings.
If you have sustained physical and/or psychological injuries as a result of a violent crime – including physical assault, sexual assault, domestic and family violence, and robbery – then you are entitled to claim compensation that offers financial assistance and access to support services.
If you have total permanent disability (TPD) insurance as part of your superannuation fund or life insurance policy, then are you entitled to a lump sum payment in the event that an accident leaves you with a disability. The payment is intended to provide you with financial assistance when a serious disability permanently prevents you from working.
If you have Income Protection Insurance, and you become ill or sustain an injury, you can claim monthly payments to cover your living expenses while you recover.
Wyatts can provide you with legal advice when making a TPD or Income Protection Insurance claim and can represent you if you have been unfairly assessed by your insurer.
Compensation can cover both economic and non-economic costs:
Contact us to discuss your case and we will give you a personalised and attentive service, particular to your needs
Compensation claims can be complex and often require specialised legal knowledge and expertise. Our experienced team of compensation lawyers have the knowledge and commitment to assist you in making a compensation claim. Our compensation lawyers also have the determination and skill to represent you during mediation or litigation in court.
Our resolve is to secure your future by obtaining the best possible outcome.
Wyatts Compensation Lawyers have four offices conveniently located in the Sydney CBD, Parramatta, Liverpool and Rockdale. Call Wyatts today on 1800 773 880 or contact us via our online form for an attentive and personalised service. Remember to ask for more information about our No Win, No Fee policy.