Insurers plan in-depth look at personal injury claims fraud

The insurance industry through its recently formed Insurance Fraud Taskforce says it has grand plans to look at the personal injury claims fraud issue in depth.

Personal injury lawyers to blame for compensation culture?

Here we go again: apparently personal injury lawyers are to blame for so-called ‘compensation culture’ when it comes to increasing costs for them.

Personal injury solicitors soak local authority for £1.5m

Personal injury solicitors have gone to town on Cumbria County Council over the past three years, soaking the authority for £1.5 million in claims.

Injury claims fraud: not just a lawyer problem by any means

Think that personal injury claims fraud is a lawyer problem? Think again; many times the problem is within exceedingly stupid potential fraudsters.

British bobbies do their best to not get injured on the job

Being a member of a British police force is a demanding job, and sometimes these bobbies get injured in the line of duty – and this results in accident claims.

CMC figures down, yet personal injury claims still prevalent

Nobody liked claims management companies, which is why they’re so glad there’s so few of them now – yet their exit has not stopped the injury claims train.

Insurers go to war with injury lawyers, show up unarmed

Sometimes you have to hand it to the insurance industry: they’re so keen to get one over on personal injury lawyers that they’ll go to war with them unarmed.

Unicorns, dragons, and compensation culture – none exists

While more and more evidence comes to light showing there’s no such thing as compensation culture, policymakers continue to pass pointless laws.