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Accident Claims: What is Judgement in Default of Defence?

Where Does Default Judgment Fit into the Accident Claims Process? During the accident claims process, you will most likely lodge a claim for a personal injury of some nature. After which the services of a personal injury solicitors is sought.  Now, we know there are several ways in which a personal injury claim can be settled. In most cases arbitration can be had, this means that in many cases claim settlements happen outside of court. But what will happen if...

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New PI Claims Reforms: What Every Claimant Should Know

Do You Know About the New PI Claims Reforms? An estimated1.3 Million British workers have suffered a personal injury between 2016/2017. With a focus on motorists, insurance companies have pointed out that PI claims for whiplash alone has increased by as much as 780 000 claims in the same period. The new PI claims reforms introduced this year with the civil liability bill, combined with the Government’s acceptance earlier this year of the ABI’s proposal to fund and build a new...

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Can You Make a Claim for a Child Injured at School?

Help! My Child has been Injured at School, what Can I do? A child injured at school is every parent's nightmare. Unfortunately, accidents like this occur, but when it’s your child with the injury it’s important to find out was it an accident or deliberate. Most of the time the school will deny responsibility for the incident so it’s up to you as a parent or a guardian to consider legal action. You should always ask the school if they...

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Fatal Accident Compensation: Your Guide to making a Claim

Have You Lost a Loved One Due to an Accident? The harsh reality is that the majority of fatal accidents that happen in the UK are road traffic accidents. The reason for car crashes being the highest cause of deaths are because of all the risks involved. If you lose a relative such as a father or a mother you may be eligible to apply for fatal accident compensation. Although it will also be necessary to seek medical counselling. Losing...

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How can Artificial Intelligence (AI) Benefit a Law Firm’s Work Flows and Processes?

It’s a Technological Revolution. Are You Involved in Artificial Intelligence Yet? Lawyers, like everyone one else – is affected by the way technology is evolving to assist us and perform tasks in the digital landscape of business today. Not only is the requirement for data at an all-time high, but the intelligent application of systematic tools to analyse this data into useable forms has become even greater. In order for legal professionals to stay on top of their game and...

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Dog Bite Compensation: How Does it Work?

Can You Actually Claim for Compensation when Bitten by a Dog? Imagine walking in the park and a dog attacks you. Or worse, your kids could get hurt. Well, you could be eligible to apply for dog bite compensation. However, there are a lot of factors that should first be taken into consideration. The two most important factors are the location of the injury and the severity. There is also a third unseen injury that can occur. A dog attack...

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Special Damages Explained: The Unseen Injuries of PI Claims

What is the Difference Between General and Special Damages? When an accident victim will receive compensation, the compensation will either fall under general damages or special damages. The court must, however, rule in the claimant’s favor in order for them to receive the money. If the judge finds you innocent then you will receive the money to use for your medical or legal expenses. General Damages goes to the claimant for the direct liability impact that the accident had on...

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Going to Court for a Personal Injury Claim Case? What About Costs? Claims Advice

Going to Court for a Personal Injury Claim? Here’s what You Should Know about Costs

Get the Most Out of Your Personal Injury Claim When it comes to making a personal injury claim, there are usually two ways to get compensation. You could opt for a settlement outside of court, or go through a civil dispute in order to claim damages. The majority of cases settle well before trial, mostly because personal injury cases involve insurance companies. But not all personal injury claims are straightforward. While a settlement allows a defendant the ability to avoid...

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A Few Tips on How to Choose the Right Personal Injury Solicitor for you

Thinking of Making a Personal Injury Claim? But don’t know where to start? If you have been injured in an accident, your choice of a personal injury solicitor is paramount to your successful claim. Make sure you hire someone who has a background in personal injury claims.  By hiring a specialist, you will improve your chance of winning compensation substantially. Consider These Tips on Choosing a Personal Injury Solicitor to Give Yourself the Best Chance of Success Location, Location, Location...

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What Are the Key Factors that Affect your Accident Claims Settlement Value?

Calculating an Accident Claims Settlement Value. Many factors can affect the settlement value of a personal injury case, and knowing these factors can improve your chances of getting compensation. These include: The type of injury and the pain and suffering since Future and current loss of earnings. How the injury influences your performance at work. Possible expenses. The amount of money spent for the recovery of your injury. As a general rule, different types of injury results in different accident...

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