ADX Certificate

Issued under section 7.13(4) of the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017

The claim:

  • Claimant: ADX
  • Insurer: Allianz Australia Insurance Limited
  • Claim Number: 37C000253

The reviewable decision:

  • Reviewable decision-maker: Fiona Laffan
  • Date of Reviewable decision: 21 January 2019
  • Nature of Reviewable decision: Costs of a Medical Dispute

The merit review:

  • Our  Reference: 10076293
  • Merit Reviewer: Colin Stoten
  • Date of Merit Review Certificate: 14 February 2019

This determination relates to a merit review matter, which is a reviewable decision as a Schedule 2,
1(aa) matter of the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017, about legal costs.

My determination of this referral is as follows:

  • The reviewable decision is set aside and the following decision is made in substitution for the reviewable decision:
    • The Insurer is to pay to the Claimant’s solicitor’s costs of $1,783.91 in respect of the Medical Assessment of Assessors Reutens and Barnsley.
  • Effective Date: This determination takes effect on 14 February 2019.
  • Legal Costs: The amount of the Claimant’s costs assessed in accordance with the Motor Accident Injuries Regulation 2017 is $nil.
    A brief statement of my reasons for this determination are attached to this certificate.

Colin Stoten
Merit Reviewer & Claims Assessor,
Dispute Resolution Service