Consultation Report: Personal Injuries (Liabilities and Damages) Act – Assessment of Permanent Impairment June 2015

The report has been prepared following consultation on the most appropriate edition of the American Medical Association’s Guide to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, for assessing permanent impairment in the Northern Territory.

The purpose of the report is to outline the consultation process and feedback received and to make recommendations in relation to prescribing guidelines for the assessment of permanent impairment, in the Territory.

Download the Consultation Report (325.3 kb) 

Comments and feedback should be sent to

Director Legal Policy
Department of the Attorney-General and Justice
GPO Box 1722
DARWIN NT 0801

Or by email to Policy.AGD@nt.gov.au

Last updated: 28 November 2017