News Practice: Accidents and Injuries

Redress for victims of terrorism

December 4, 2019

Victims of acts of terrorism, such as the recent London Bridge attack, are able to claim for a compensation award under a scheme run by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (“CICA”).

Reprehensible but lawful! Can Claimant’s record a medical examination in a personal injury case?

November 21, 2019

This question was considered in the recent case of Mustard -v- Flowers and Others (2019) in the High Court.

On the twelfth day of Christmas the Court of Appeal gave to me…

November 18, 2019

The recent case of Shelbourne v Cancer Research highlights the importance of ensuring you are safe at office Christmas parties over the festive period. The judge at first instance has ruled that employers may not be vicariously liable for their workers actions.

NHS Figures Show Worst Reported Hospital Waiting Times

November 15, 2019

NHS England reported their worst ever figures for hospital waiting times this month. These included statistics showing that there were 4.42 million people waiting for hospital treatment at the end of September 2019 (the highest ever) and that 15.2% of them had been waiting for over 18 weeks (well in excess of the NHS target of 8%).

Limitation – make sure you are in time

October 21, 2019

When you have suffered an injury you have a certain period of time within which to bring a claim. Lawyers call this the limitation period.

Accident Claims Winchester

September 10, 2019

Accident Claims Southampton

September 10, 2019

Accident Claims Salisbury

September 10, 2019

Accident Claims Poole

September 10, 2019

Accident Claims Bournemouth

September 10, 2019