The Consumer Justice Alliance has recently announced the formation of an executive team in order to protect the interests of those involved in a personal injury claim.
A motorcyclist who received injuries when he hit a pothole and was flung from his motorbike is filing a case for personal injury compensation against Cumbria County Council. The biker, Paul Quayle, sustained cracked ribs and a suspected broken collarbone in the accident.
The MoD has confirmed that several of the relatives of the servicemen killed in a plane explosion in Afghanistan have been paid personal injury compensation.
Local councils paid out £2.25m last year for personal injuries sustained in classrooms, playgrounds and sports fields, according to new figures released under the Freedom of Information Act.
The Government has recently indicated it will be providing backing for curbing overly aggressive adverts for “ambulance chaser” personal injury solicitor firms in addition to instituting prosecution protection for so-called “good Samaritans.”
A joiner who got a hernia due to lack of proper training in his workplace has been awarded personal injury compensation.
According to DEFRA, a quarter of a million people in the UK are bitten by a dog and around 3,800 of them need to attend an accident and emergency department for treatment after the attack.
Is our own stupidity putting us at risk of personal injury? There are many obstacles out there just waiting to injure us but if we were a bit more vigilant we could just prevent accidents that lead to lengthy personal injury claims.
Offshore legal firm Appleby recently announced the appointment of personal injury solicitor Mr Tim Swift to an associate position of its insolvency and litigation team located on the Isle of Man.
The National Insurance Crime Bureau recently released new data detailing questionable personal injury claims for last year, examining many medical claims suspected to be fraudulent that had been referred to the NICB by its membership in 2009.
Insurance Services Office Limited, one of the UK’s leading personal injury solicitor service companies, recently issued a statement announcing that Cogent Law is to use its Personal Injury Claims Assessment Service.
Last week a former clergyman was awarded substantial medical negligence compensation after doctors failed to discover that he had a brain tumour.