Accident Compensation Act: Key Sections and Commentary, 2nd edition

An indispensable resource for anyone dealing with accident compensation legislation – which can be complex.

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ISBN/ISSN: 9781988598253
Release Date: March 01, 2024
NZD$ 130.00

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Accident Compensation Act: Key Sections and Commentary, 2nd edition comprehensively analyses provisions of the Accident Compensation Act 2001 – and associated rules and regulations – that are most dealt with in practice. This edition includes updated commentary in line developments in jurisprudence and legislative changes made to the Accident Compensation Act 2001 since the first edition was published in 2014.

The author’s targeted legislative analysis will assist injury prevention practitioners, employers, treatment providers and third-party administrators in gaining a practical understanding of ACC policy and practice, and the prevailing judicial attitudes.

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Table of contents

  • Chapter 1 – Preliminary

  • Chapter 2 – Cover

  • Chapter 3 – Code of claimants’ rights, and claims

  • Chapter 4 – Entitlements

  • Chapter 5 – Dispute resolution

  • Chapter 6 – Miscellaneous provisions

  • Chapter 7 – Treatment

  • Chapter 8 – Weekly compensation

  • Chapter 9 – Lump sum compensation