The TAC spends over $1 billion annually supporting the over 20,000 people killed or injured on Victoria's roads. Our health, disability and legal stakeholders are critical in delivering the services our clients need to get their lives back on track. We regularly highlight news that impacts our stakeholders. News reports and commentary on TAC-related issues can be found below.
With a shortfall of accessible housing options in Victoria for people with quadriplegia or severe acquired brain injury, a new trial is investigating the success of installing technology in people’s houses to help them live independently.
Prototypes to improve the lives of people with a disability have been brought to life at a makeathon in Melbourne.
A new Vocational Service Structure at the TAC is giving clients choice and control of the services they need to return to work.
Research has shown clients feel empowered when taking part in master planning design.
Victorians injured in transport accidents will no longer be out of pocket for health and medical treatment under proposed new legislation introduced into the Victorian Parliament today.
The new bill proposes that people injured in transport accidents will no longer have to pay for the first $651 of their medical expenses before the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) covers their costs.
The Transport Accident Commission is conducting a short survey to understand healthcare providers’ experiences of working with the TAC and treating clients with a TAC claim. By completing the survey, you go into the draw to win one of three iPads.
Rapid innovation in healthcare is putting increasing pressure on policymakers and clinicians to meet the pace of change.
Technology is helping people living in supported accommodation lead more independent lives, but researchers say more could be done.
New digital payment solution delivering next-business-day payments.
Australia’s former Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Graeme Innes, talks about the need for a change in societal attitudes to change the lives of people with a disability.