With changing attitudes and perceptions towards Childhood Sexual Abuse, our understanding of Childhood Sexual Abuse is developing and we are confirming that sexual abuse can occur in almost any setting.
We have learnt that at the Celtic Boys Club, which is a famous youth football club based in Glasgow, Scotland, that they have had numerous allegations of inappropriate behaviour and subsequent Child Sexual Abuse.
Allegations have recently been made against the founder of Celtic Boys Club. Also against a former youth [...]
Dangerous Recreational Activities
Many people participate in recreational activities without the realisation that there is a risk that in the event they sustain an injury they may not be capable of claiming compensation. This is because the activity might be considered a dangerous recreational activity.
What is considered a recreational activity?
A recreational activities under the Civil Liability Act 2002 (CLA) includes:
(a) Any sport (whether or not the sport is an organised activity), and
(b) Any pursuit or activity engaged in for enjoyment, [...]
A woman has recently spoken publicly about her children abused at school. The tuition fee’s she spent sending her son to an elite private school were refunded. This school was located in Queensland and was attended for five years from 1989.
Her son was sexually abused at the school and has since attempted suicide. In fact, she initially sent letters to the school in 2010 which were rejected, however her claim was recently reviewed. The school has now decided [...]