Accident Compensation A form of alternative dispute resolution. The parties negotiate with the help of an independent person called a conciliator. The aim is to sort out the dispute by mutual agreement, rather than having a decision made by a court or tribunal. See also arbitration; mediation; negotiation. Formal delivery of legal documents to a person to tell them there are court proceedings against them which they must defend, or to make sure a witness in a case knows when they have to go to court to give evidence. (ACCS)
Level 1, 215 Spring Street, Melbourne Vic 3000
Tel: 9940 1111; 1800 635 960
The ACCS is a Found in a statute of delegated legislation. For example, a statutory authority or body is aperson or organisation that has special powers given by parliament to do work for the public benefit. authority that provides a dispute resolution service to resolve workers compensation disputes in Victoria.
1 Malop Street, Geelong Vic 3220
Tel: 1800 136 089
Among other responsibilities, WorkSafe enforces Victoria’s occupational health and safety laws and manages the workers’ compensation scheme.