Gow Gates Posts

Revisiting obvious risk in dangerous Recreational Activities

September 8, 2020

What this means for Insurers …. The New South Wales Court of Appeal has once again taken into consideration whether the ‘dangerous recreational activity defence’ applies in the context of a professional horse race. The NSW Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal of Hari Singh (Appellant), a professional jockey, against Glenn Lynch (Respondent), another […]

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Changing Conditions in the Housing Market. Are you in the best financial position?

August 27, 2020

Recent times have seen financial conditions tighten within Australia, as with other economies globally, and the housing market has been affected by: The coronavirus pandemic; Recession; and Social unrest. The Reserve Bank Board in Australia has implemented comprehensive policy measures to reduce funding costs within the economy and further support the supply of credit to households and […]

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COVID-19 WorkSafe Victoria Update

August 5, 2020

With the continuing threat of COVID-19, and the increase in the number of COVID-19 cases, WorkSafe VIC has recently moved to implement new regulations to The Occupational Health and Safety Act in relation to COVID-19, in order to protect the health of individuals in the workplace. The Regulations require employers to alert WorkSafe VIC in the […]

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