2009 bushfire survivors get A$300m in biggest class action lawsuit


SURVIVORS of one of Australia's deadliest wildfires won compensation of A$300 million (S$316.5 million) in a pre-trial settlement on Friday, bringing to a close the country's costliest series of class action lawsuits.

Australia's worst natural disaster saw 173 people killed and thousands of homes...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to