Personal Injury Lawyers Brisbane

When you’re facing the consequences of a personal injury, understanding the legal landscape can be overwhelming. If you’ve been injured because of a workplace or car accident in Brisbane, you’ll need to get the right kind of legal support to get through the challenges that may follow. Here at WT Compensation Lawyers, we recognise that these incidents can have a deep physical and psychological impact on your life.


Our committed team of “No Win, No Fee” lawyers is ready to provide expert legal advice and support. We’ll guide you through the process of claiming the compensation you rightfully deserve. At WT Compensation Lawyers, we understand the challenges you’re going through, and we’re here to provide you with the care and expertise you need. Just give us a call now at 07 3924 9544 or drop us an email, and we’ll support you on your journey.

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What Is a Personal Injury and Why Do You Need a Lawyer?

If you’ve suffered a personal injury in Brisbane,  understanding your rights is important for a successful personal injury claim. You may have been injured in a car accident, or in an incident at work, or you may have slipped and fallen in a public space. These situations have different, complicated laws, so we recommend contacting a lawyer to find out about your rights. A personal injury lawyer in Brisbane can fight for your compensation, which would often include medical expenses, lost wages, and compensation for pain and suffering. 

What Law Applies to Personal Injuries in Brisbane, QLD?

Personal injury claims in Queensland fall under the Personal Injuries Proceedings Act 2002. This law provides the process to follow, it sets out rules and regulations for personal injury claims, and it awards damages based on liability as well as other factors. 

What Sets Our Personal Injury Lawyers in Brisbane Apart?

  • Compassionate support: We prioritise your well-being. We offer empathetic guidance throughout your legal journey because we genuinely care about each case that we work on.
  • Proven track record: Our experienced team has successfully handled a range of personal injury cases.
  • No win, no fee: You stand to lose nothing by choosing us. We work on a no win, no fee basis for all claims, including Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) claims.

Which Personal Injury Types Can You Claim for in Brisbane, QLD?

Common personal injury claims submitted in Brisbane, Queensland, include:

  1. Car accidents
  2. Motorcycle accidents
  3. Heavy freight vehicle accidents
  4. Workplace injuries / workers compensation claims
  5. Sailing injuries
  6. Mining and quarry injuries
  7. Public liability incidents
  8. Professional negligence incidents
  9. Psychological and psychiatric injuries
  10. Emotional distress and nervous shock
  11. Severe and persistent pain
  12. Extreme work stress
  13. Hearing or eyesight reduction or loss
  14. Fatal accident
  15. Catastrophic and severe injuries
  16. Spinal injuries and back pain
  17. Building site and mining injuries
  18. Internal organ damage
  19. Upper body injuries – head, neck, shoulder, and ribs
  20. Lower limb injuries – foot, ankle, knee, and leg
  21. Fractures, bone breaks, and dislocation
  22. Burns and other permanent scarring
  23. Diseases caused by an incident

Which Factors Affect How Much You’ll Be Compensated?

Each claim is affected by various factors, but in general, you will be compensated for your financial losses and pain and suffering, if these apply to your case. To calculate your personal injury compensation, we’ll consider the following:

  • Your injuries
  • The severity of your injuries and how they have impacted your quality of life
  • Medical costs
  • Your age
  • Your job and salary
  • The injury’s impact on your income (e.g., time taken off and lost future earnings)
  • The medical treatment you need now and what you’ll need in the future
  • The care you require now and in the future
  • Permanent impairment (if applicable)
  • Pain and suffering (if applicable) 

Average Personal Injury Payout Amounts in Queensland

We understand that it’s easier to think about your claim if you have a rough idea of what you may be entitled to. So, we’ve summarised the average personal injury payouts below. However, please remember that every claim is unique. Our lawyers will calculate your claim and provide you with a detailed evaluation based on your specific circumstances. 

Personal Injury ClaimAverage Minimum AUD
(Minor Injuries)
Average Maximum AUD
(Severe/Critical Injuries)
Motor vehicle accidents: Compulsory Third Party (CTP)1 $82,100$1,968,500
Workplace incident2$13,883$55,270
TPD3 $50,000$500,000
Public liability accident4 $20,000$414,000

1 Based on data and resources released by Queensland’s government on CTP statistics

2 Figures based on Safe Work Australia’s Key Work Health and Safety Statistics, Australia 2022; workplace incidents include mental health compensation claims.3–4 Figures based on averages taken from the NCPD Analysis, released by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) in May 2023.

Even if at fault, you may have a right to compensation. Start your claims check:


Why Choose WT Compensation Lawyers as Your Personal Injury Lawyers in Brisbane?

Why choose wt compensation lawyers
Why choose wt compensation lawyers

Client-Centric Approach

Our guiding principle is putting our clients first. At WT Compensation Lawyers, we are devoted to offering personalised legal services, ensuring that your needs and best interests are consistently our top priority. Our client-centric approach sets us apart, because we’ll make sure your journey to justice is seamless and conducted with compassion.

Serving Clients Across Queensland

If you are in Cairns, Gold Coast, Deception Bay, Logan, or Ipswich, our skilled team of personal injury lawyers at WT Compensation Lawyers will be able to assist you. We specialise in delivering top-notch legal support to clients across Queensland – geographical distances will never get in the way of your access to justice.

Experienced and Knowledgeable

WT Compensation Lawyers proudly operates with a team of seasoned personal injury lawyers who handle many cases throughout Queensland every year. Our profound understanding of personal injury law, as well as our years of experience managing personal injury and accident claims in Brisbane, positions us as experts ready to handle your case effectively.

No Win, No Fee Assurance

We work on a no win, no fee arrangement for personal injury cases in Brisbane. This means you will not have to pay any upfront legal fees. You’ll only receive fees from us when we win your case. Our commitment is to share the risk with you, so that you’ll have the peace of mind you need during what we know can be a challenging time.

Expert Personal Injury Lawyers in Brisbane

Led by Jonathan Wu, our Managing Director with extensive experience in Queensland Motor Vehicle and Public Liability practices, and Sinaumea Taufao, a proud advocate for the Pacific Island community in Workers’ Compensation and Total and Permanent Disability practices, our legal team is dedicated to fighting for your rights.

For unparalleled legal support in personal injury cases, trust WT Compensation Lawyers – your dedicated allies on the path to justice. Contact us today to begin your journey towards fair compensation.


Personal injury refers to physical or psychological harm suffered by an individual due to someone else’s negligence or intentional actions. In Brisbane, if you’ve suffered injuries in an accident, whether it’s a car crash, slip and fall, or workplace incident, you may have a valid personal injury compensation claim. Consult with a skilled personal injury lawyer in Brisbane, like WT Compensation Lawyers, to assess the viability of your case and explore your legal options.

Approaching personal injury lawyers in Brisbane, QLD, should be a straightforward process. 
Step 1: Research reputable law firms, such as WT Compensation Lawyers.
Step 2: Schedule a consultation to discuss your case and get legal advice. 
Step 3: During this initial meeting, share the details of your situation, including how the injury happened and any relevant documentation. 
Step 4: A skilled personal injury lawyer in Brisbane will assess your case, explain the legal process, and outline the potential outcomes.

With our no win, no fee assurance, seeking legal representation becomes accessible and low-risk, ensuring you have the support you need on your journey to justice.

No, most claims are resolved through settlements outside the court system. Negotiating settlements is often the best solution for all parties involved. If your compensation claim requires court proceedings, rest assured that we will stand by your side. We’ll provide the litigation expertise and unwavering support you need throughout every phase of the process.

What our clients say

Thank you WT Compensation Lawyers for your hard work, commitment and dedication towards settling my case. This was my first ever experience having the helping hand of a lawyer and I’m glad it was with your firm! Thank you very much for making everything seem so easy and clear for me to understand. I will definitely know who I can trust in regards to seeking legal aid

Asipeli Feki

Warm, kind, compassionate, knowledgeable… I could go on and on about Jono and his great team at WT Compensation Lawyers. The words thank you don’t even begin to describe how grateful I am to this great team of personal injury lawyers and for the way they help people and show that they genuinely care about their clients.

R Rasul

I am beyond grateful for the genuine assistance of WT Compensation lawyers to get through with my claim. Absolutely every single person I had contact with at the team were amazing. I especially want to thank Jono Wu who helped me achieve an outstanding outcome.

Virginia Su

Jono, Sinny and everyone at WT Compensation Lawyers are the best car accident lawyers in Brisbane I’ve come across. The genuine care, compassion and human kindness they show to their clients is clear from the very first moment you speak to them. I cannot recommend them enough to anyone in need of a personal injury lawyer and would not hesitate at all to refer any of my family or friends. Thank you guys always for all your great work.

Ru McKinnon

Big thanks to WT, Jono, Sinny and the entire team. I couldn’t be happier with boys and the help they’ve given me and my family over the years. Both my sister and partner had car accidents and got unreal results from their claim. These guys are talented, empathetic and genuinely want the best for their clients and I couldn’t recommend them more if you want the best car accident lawyers.

Tylor Bunting

Even if at fault, you may have a right to compensation. Start your claims check:


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