Review of the Law of Negligence

Review chair
David Andrew


Following from the Ministerial Meeting on Public Liability Insurance on 30 May 2002, the Commonwealth in consultation with the States and Territories agreed to jointly appoint an expert panel of eminent persons to examine the law of negligence, including its interactions with the Trade Practices Act 1974.

The Report of the Law of Negligence was released on 2 October 2002. This report also includes the First Report which was released in September 2002.

On 15 November 2002 theĀ Report to the Insurance Issues Working Group of Heads of Treasuries - Actuarial assessment of the recommendations of the Ipp Report was released by the Minister for Revenue and Assistant Treasurer*.