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Johns, Matthew Quinton v Oaktech P/L (ABN 93 060 638 888) [2020] VSCA 10

ACCIDENT COMPENSATION
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Beach and Kaye JJA and Croucher AJA
Parties: 

Johns, Matthew Quinton v Oaktech P/L (ABN 93 060 638 888)

Judgment Date: 
7 February 2020
Catchwords: 

ACCIDENT COMPENSATION - Application for leave to appeal - Workplace accident - Serious injury application - Lower back injury - Credit issues - Credibility of applicant - Adverse credit findings - Surveillance evidence - Use of surveillance evidence - Church v Echuca Regional Health [2008] 20 VR 566 referred to - Implausible evidence - Findings not glaringly improbable or contrary to compelling inferences - Reasons - Adequacy of reasons - Not reasonably arguable that reasons inadequate - Application for leave to appeal refused - Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013, ss 325 and 335.

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