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S306P - Calculation of general damages

306P - Calculation of general damages            
(1) For an injury, general damages must be calculated by reference to the general damages calculation provisions applying to the period within which the injury was sustained.
               
As per Schedule 12 - General Damages Calculation Provisions, the general damages must be calculated for an injury sustained on or after 1 July 2014 using the following table.
 
  General damages calculation provision
- effective for Injuries from 1 July 2014
Range Base Multiplier Min Max
(a) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 5 or less-by multiplying the injury scale value by $1360; 0 5 0 1,360 0 6,800
(b) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 10 or less but more than 5-by adding to $6800 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 5 by $1640; 6 10 6,800 1,640 8,440 15,000
(c) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 15 or less but more than 10-by adding to $15000 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 10 by $1910; 11 15 15,000 1,910 16,910 24,550
(d) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 20 or less but more than 15-by adding to $24550 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 15 by $2170; 16 20 24,550 2,170 26,720 35,400
(e) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 25 or less but more than 20-by adding to $35400 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 20 by $2460; 21 25 35,400 2,460 37,860 47,700
(f) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 30 or less but more than 25-by adding to $47700 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 25 by $2740; 26 30 47,700 2,740 50,440 61,400
(g) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 35 or less but more than 30-by adding to $61400 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 30 by $2990; 31 35 61,400 2,990 64,390 76,350
(h) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 40 or less but more than 35-by adding to $76350 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 35 by $3280; 36 40 76,350 3,280 79,630 92,750
(i) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 50 or less but more than 40-by adding to $92750 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 40 by $3530; 41 50 92,750 3,530 96,280 128,050
(j) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 60 or less but more than 50-by adding to $128050 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 50 by $3760; 51 60 128,050 3,760 131,810 165,650
(k) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 70 or less but more than 60-by adding to $165650 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 60 by $4010; 61 70 165,650 4,010 169,660 205,750
(l) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 80 or less but more than 70-by adding to $205750 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 70 by $4260; 71 80 205,750 4,260 210,010 248,350
(m) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 90 or less but more than 80-by adding to $248350 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 80 by $4500; 81 90 248,350 4,500 252,850 293,350
(n) if the injury scale value of the injury is assessed as 100 or less but more than 90-by adding to $293350 an amount calculated by multiplying the number by which the injury scale value exceeds 90 by $4770. 91 100 293,350 4,770 298,120 341,050