30 Jun 2022

Lack of proper advice leads to ACC compensation denial

From Morning Report, 8:10 am on 30 June 2022

A man who died of an aggressive form of asbestos-related cancer was not eligible for substantial ACC compensation, simply because he hadn't signed a piece of paper.

But the man's partner says they had no idea about their entitlements and were hampered by a misdiagnosis.

Jimmy Ellingham reports.