Nature of Offences (Including Act, Section & No of Counts)
1 charge of fraudulently obtaining benefits contrary to s 116 of The Transport Accident Act 1986.
The accused was sentenced with a finding of guilt to an 18 month Good Behaviour Bond and ordered to pay compensation to the TAC in the amount of $8,191.30.
The accused was receiving Loss of Earnings benefits but had returned to work in his pre-accident type of work as a Chef/Cook albeit with a different employer, without telling TAC.
Payable to TAC