Speeding Fine Penalty Fees Set to Rise

December 5, 2013

Under new proposals from Justice Secretary, Kenneth Clarke, speeding fines could rise from £60 to as much as £100. This 66% increase has been suggested as a solution to the £50 million funding gap for crime victims. Approximately £20 from each speeding fine will go towards helping the victims of motor accidents. This is bad […]

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What Do You Do, If You Have An Accident At Work?

October 2, 2013

If you’ve had an accident at work, it’s wise to keep your wits about you. You must follow certain procedures and look out for your own interests. Here’s what to do, when your employer is negligent and you sustain a personal injury: Health and Safety Your employer must tick all the health and safety boxes. […]

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Handsfree and Texting Behind the Wheel More Dangerous than Drink Driving?

May 23, 2013

Researchers have found that writing text messages behind the wheel – and even using your hands-free set – could be just as dangerous as drinking and driving. Quickly sending a message to friends and family puts you at serious risk. While communicating with others, your driving performance suffers as much as those who are 25% […]

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NFL Changing Their Head Injury Rules: Too Late?

May 2, 2013

All athletic activities – but high-impact sports, in particular – carry a risk of severe injury during a game. None quite reach the same level of danger as American Football… except perhaps rugby. A sport where strength and muscle is championed in a gladiatorial manner, it’s hardly surprising that during an American Football game – […]

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