Does Australia need a no-fault compensation scheme for vaccine injury?

Analysis: Most comparable countries already have schemes in place.

With at least one COVID-19 vaccine around the corner, can GPs and their patients be sure they will be looked after if something goes wrong?

Shevaun Drislane

In this year’s Federal Budget, the government committed to indemnifying two COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers against any potential lawsuits. 

They were the Astra Zeneca and CSL vaccine candidates.