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Accident claims advice from lawyers from Scotland (Glasgow, Edinburgh etc), England (London, Manchester, Birmingham etc), Wales (Cardiff), Republic of Ireland (Dublin, Limerick), Northern Ireland (Belfast) and beyond.

Personal Injury Claims Will Be Slashed In 2020.

September 6, 2020

Certain changes to personal injury law have taken effect from April 2020. This will result in a reduction in compensation claims and will make receiving legal representation harder for claim victims. Find out if you have recently hired a personal injury lawyer. What Personal Injury Laws Are Changing? With the introduction of the Civil Liability […]

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Identifying Concussion Signs in Children and Teens

September 5, 2020

New contribution from a personal injury law firm, sharing useful information in respect of identifying signs of concussion. Parents, coaches, and teachers frequently overlook concussions by characterizing physical impact as a minor ‘bonk on the head.’  For example:  When a child or teen takes a hit while playing sports, they are usually assessed quickly at […]

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Proving Psychological Trauma in Auto Accident Victims

July 13, 2020

Mental anguish can be difficult to express for some auto accident victims and may, at times, even go undiagnosed. What one person experiences during a collision and in the months or years following it could be completely different than the experience of the passenger they sat next to. Because emotional experiences are subjective, quantifying trauma […]

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Setting the Personal Injury Discount Rate – New Legislation in Scotland Proposed

July 5, 2018

The setting of the personal injury discount rate has historically been a contentious issue for both the insurance and personal injury sectors because of the impact it can have the size of awards received by claimants. The subject has come to the fore again recently with the news that the Scottish Government intends to introduce […]

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Know Your Rights: 8 Facts About Injury Cases and Your Rights

June 25, 2018

New contribution about your rights with accident claims cases from an injury lawyer in the US.  If you’ve been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, you should stand up for yourself and take the offending party to court. After all, you deserve a compensation not only for your injuries, but for your pain and […]

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A Game-Changer For Personal Injury Lawsuits: Recent Changes To New York Summary Judgment Rules Benefit Accident Victims

May 20, 2018

In April of 2018, the New York Court of Appeals – the highest court in the State of New York – decided the case of Rodriguez v. City of New York, 2018 NY Slip Op. 02287 (N.Y., April 3, 2018) which fundamentally changed the way in which New York personal injury cases are litigated and […]

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Personal Injury Legal Update in E&W – Civil Liability Bill Continues its Progress Through Parliament

May 1, 2018

The Government looks set to forge ahead with its controversial Civil Liability Bill, with the legislation recently having its second reading in the House of Lords. The Committee stage, which is the first real chance to amend the Bill, is scheduled to begin on 10th May. Purpose of the Bill The Bill, which will apply […]

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What is the time limit for bringing a personal injury claim in England?

February 8, 2018

If you have suffered an accident or injury and another party was at fault, you are entitled to make a personal injury claim. However, it is important to note that the law imposes strict time limits on bringing a personal injury claim, whether you’re bringing a general accident claim or a more specific type of […]

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Driven to Distraction: Making a Foreign Car Accident Injury Claim

February 15, 2017

New contribution regarding foreign car accident injury claims – Many of us love to take our cars or our leasing car (Buzzwords, De-buzzed: 10 Other Ways to Say Ford Transit Custom Sport) with us on trips abroad, or hire one at our destination. But how many of us even know the rules of the foreign […]

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3 Quick Tips for Claiming for Personal Injury in the UK

February 9, 2017

Here are 3 quick tips for claiming for personal injury in the UK (applies to Scotland, where personal injury law is known under the term ‘delict’, England & Wales and Northern Ireland. For fast legal advice contact us today here:- 1. Make extremely close attention to time limits. There are different time limits that apply […]

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