AFK Certificate

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

The Claim
Claimant AFK
InsurerAllianz Australia Insurance Limited
The Reviewable Decision
Decision-makerClaims Officer
Date of decision                                         8 July 2019
Nature of decisionRecover of costs and expenses
The Merit Review
Our Reference 10120525
Merit Reviewer Tajan Baba
Date of Merit Review Certificate 2 October 2019

Merit Reviewer's Determination

This determination relates to a merit review matter about the recovery of costs and expenses which is a reviewable decision under Schedule 2(1)(aa) of the Motor Accident Injuries Act 2017 (“the Act”). My determination of the Merit Review is as follows:

  • The reviewable decision is affirmed
o  AFK is not entitled to recover the costs of the Physiotherapy Progress Report dated 18 June 2019 from the Insurer pursuant to section 8.10 of the Act.

A brief statement of my reasons for this determination is attached to this certificate.

Tajan Baba
Merit Reviewer, Dispute Resolution Service