Liability - further information

Advice   

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Pty Ltd
For claims management advice (but not legal advice).

Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
For all legal advice.

Guidelines   

Volunteer guidelines
Information on the rights of volunteers and the volunteer management responsibilities of agencies.

Legislation   

Civil Liability Act 2002

Legislation limiting liability and the level of damages that may be awarded in certain circumstances, including the personal liability of certain classes of volunteers.

Employment Direction   

Employment Direction No 16 (1 January 2016) - Indemnity and Legal Assistance
This Direction specifies the circumstances in which indemnity and legal assistance may be granted to employees and officers, including Heads of Agency, appointed under the State Service Act 2000.

Treasurer's Instruction   

Treasurer's Instruction 1403 - Claims Management
Provides instruction and guidance for agencies on the management of claims made against the Tasmanian Risk Management Fund for loss of or damage to property, personal injury or a potential liability (but excluding workers compensation).

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