Only one COVID-19 vax compo case settled so far

Thousands have registered for the Federal Government's no-fault scheme, but many have abandoned the claim for compensation

Fewer than 10% of patients who registered for the Federal Government’s COVID-19 vaccine indemnity scheme have gone on to apply for compensation — and so far, only one patient has been successful.

Clare Eves. Source: Shine Lawyers
Clare Eves. Source: Shine Lawyers.

While patients can still lodge claims against vaccine providers through the courts, the scheme is meant to deter patients from legal