201705.10
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Road Traffic Accident Free Legal Representation?

Have you had a road traffic accident in the last three years? If it wasn’t your fault and you suffered a personal injury, you may be able to claim compensation under a No Win No Fee agreement. The above applies to motorists, pedestrians, cyclists, and includes Motorbike riders and passengers. We can’t offer you free…

201705.09
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How to Write an Accident Report at Work?

If you are an employer, self-employed or responsible for work premises, you are obliged under RIDDOR to report work-related accidents, diseases and dangerous occurrences. What is RIDDOR? This applies to the reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013. The regulation was updated in 2013 following the previous 2005 ruling. Unlike some areas of…

201705.02
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Accidents at Work: Sickpay and Your Rights

How many people are killed at work every year in the united kingdom due to accidents in the workplace? Whether you’re a Plumber, Joiner, or an Office worker, an accident at work is terrible. Each year in the UK, almost 1 million people suffer from a work-related illness or injury. If it happens to you,…

201704.26
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Insurance Rises Despite Personal Injury Claims Decrease

In 2016 The Conservative Government promised there wouldn’t be an car insurance rise but new reports suggest premiums continue to rise. Despite the promise from the Department of Justice, motor premiums have increased despite a drop in the number of claims. The evidence available in the public domain suggests this. According to The Times newspaper,…

201704.26
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Claims Management Company Director Banned

A Government agency has banned a director of a claims management company in Swansea for breaching rules and misleading clients. Dean Spencer, director of CMC (Claims Management Company) Claim & Gain Limited, banned for 10 years, cannot operate, or manage a business until 2027. Claim & Gain started in 2011. However creditors liquidated it in…

201704.19
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NHS Prepares to Ban Personal Injury Firms from Hospitals

The Law Gazette in England report that the Department of Health will consult on changes to the NHS Standard Contract. It includes a ban on personal injury firms advertising in hospitals. For example, in a local hospital like Preston Accident and Emergency it’s not too difficult to find claims management companies advertising legal services. These…

201703.31
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Schools Pay Out for Personal Injury

According to the TES website in 2015 Local Authorities paid millions of pounds in compensation to teachers in schools. They suffered serious injury, or discrimination in the workplace.  These figures show little evidence of reducing. The NASUWT teaching union said that more than a 150 personal injury claims referred to its solicitors during 2015. It’s not…

201703.22
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Speed Cameras Now on Preston London Road

In a bid to bring more traffic control to Preston’s already congested streets, Lancashire County Council’s solution is to further punish motorists. But is this fair and will it reduce accidents and improve safety? On a safety level, speed cameras usually work but there do nothing to reduce traffic congestion. Speed camera’s only punish and…

201703.21
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Avoiding Personal Injury: Tips for Driving Safe at Night

Whatever your reason for driving at night, there are be too many variables to list here. However, every motorist is entitled to feel safe and obliged to drive safe at night. Here are some tips for driving at night which can reduce the risk of being involved in an accident and suffering from personal injury:…