Issued in accordance with section 7.36(4) of the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017
Determination of a matter declared under Schedule 2(3) of the Act to be a miscellaneous claims assessment matter
|Insurer||QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited|
|Date of Accident||22 February 2018|
|DRS Decision Maker||Claims Assessor Belinda Cassidy|
|Date of Decision||30 January 2019|
The findings of this assessment are:
1.For the purposes of section 3.38 of the Act, the insurer may reduce statutory income support benefits payable in respect of the motor accident for the Claimant’s contributory negligence and I assess the Claimant’s contributory negligence at 20%.
2.The amount of the Claimant’s costs assessed in accordance with the Motor Accident Injuries Regulation 2017 is $1,633.00 plus GST of $163.30.