While news of the decline of the reviled claims management company broke this week, Government officials are still calling for more changes to the profession.
Review Period: Dec 2013
This week, it seems like that for every story that has claimants winning big on their personal injury claims there’s another where the injured are sent packing.
There’s a distressing trend going around when it comes to liability for personal injury claims – people being held responsible despite their status as victims.
It’s no big secret that accident claims fraud is a serious problem in the UK, but the courts are slowly but surely catching up with scammers in a major way.
Legal costs for whiplash claims are on the rise, prompting new measures designed to stem the rising tide but may end up hurting legitimate claimants.
The Health and Safety Executive might have said that the number of fatal instances of personal injury at work may be on the decline, but injuries still happen.
Is it just me or does it seem like people don’t even hesitate to bring an accident claim for even the most minor of injuries?
In the world of accident claims, whiplash accounts for quite a bit of fraud – but at least two scams were caught cold thanks to photographic evidence this week!
Medical negligence is no laughing matter – much as the NHS has learned this week after it’s been ordered to pay out on two major compensation claims.
No one ever said that it would be busy earning a living with your hands, but it’s downright dangerous to your health as well!