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RBK v Montague, Leonard & Transport Accident Commission [2021] VSC 336

ACCIDENT COMPENSATION
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Common Law Division
Judge(s): 
Keogh J
Parties: 

RBK v Montague, Leonard & Transport Accident Commission

Judgment Date: 
10 June 2021
Catchwords: 

ACCIDENT COMPENSATION - Trial of preliminary question - Plaintiff unconscious and immobile in vehicle for two days following injection of heroin - Whether injuries arose out of the use of the vehicle - Whether Transport Accident Commission liable to indemnify first defendant - Transport Accident Act 1986 (Vic), s 94(1)(a) - Government Insurance Office (NSW) v RJ Green & Lloyd Pty Ltd (1966) 114 CLR 437 - Dickinson v Motor Vehicle Insurance Trust (1987) 163 CLR 500 - May v Transport Accident Commission [1989] VR 981 - Transport Accident Commission v Hoffman [1989] VR 197 - Lamont v Motor Accidents Board [1983] 1 VR 88.

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