Understanding the phrase ‘best interest of the child’ in custody disputes

Objectively, the expression ‘best interests of the child’ relates to the principles that are applied to determine what will be suitable for a kid in a special circumstance, such as when the parents are divorcing. Different states interpret this expression differently, apply different doctrines to carry out the assessment and decide in which situations to apply this standard. Here are a number of factors which a court may...

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A Quick Guide To Safe Work Method Statements

If you are a business owner or operator and your workers are carrying out high risk construction work as defined by Work Health and Safety Regulation 291, you are lawfully responsible for preparing, implementing and reviewing safe work method statements (SWMS). This short guide will assist you to ensure you uphold your legislative duty to keep your workplace and workers as safe as possible in a risky or hazardous situation....

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How A Private Investigator Identifies Their Target

Anyone can choose a career as a private investigator. Whether you intend to work for a company, or be self-employed, one of the key things a good private investigator must be able to do is identify the correct person they are hired to investigate. This is not always as easy as it sounds. This is especially the case for fraud against companies or liable parties in personal injury cases. In these situations, you may have a basic...

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Public Awareness On Stalking

Stalking is the relentless pursuit of another individual without their consent. The law has provisions to provide protection for victims of stalking. The victim should pursue a Civil Stalking Protection Order or an equivalent depending on the locality. This should not be confused with the Standard Protection Order, which is more general. Reporting Stalking Victims should seek help from the police in cases where threats of bodily harm...

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Making Claims in Medical Malpractice

Malpractice is considered as failure of a professional, that is, a doctor or a nurse, to meet the standard of care. The standard of care is defined in every scenario and is guided by the Hippocratic Oath. If you were incorrectly prescribed medication by a medical practitioner, there are some things you are required to know before filling for damages in a court of law. Scopes of malpractice Issue of medication by a professional that...

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