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Personal Injury Trusts Explained

By |2020-07-24T11:34:40+01:00May 19th, 2020|Categories: Personal Injury|

If you have been awarded compensation in excess of £6,000 for a personal injury as a result of a legal claim or because you have received an insurance policy payout and are in receipt of means-tested state benefits, you may find the compensation award if paid directly to you means you are no longer eligible to [...]

How Do Personal Injury Claims Work?

By |2019-05-15T12:27:03+01:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury, Ward & Rider|

A personal injury claim is a legal case which you can pursue if you have been hurt in an accident that was not your fault. Essentially, it involves recouping monies from the person or person(s) who injured you during the accident. This is usually through their insurance provider. What is No Win No Fee? No win [...]

Nine ‘Crash for Cash’ Fraudsters Pay Price for Their Dishonesty

By |2018-03-21T08:55:52+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: General, Personal Injury|

So called 'crash for cash' frauds are a blight not only on the motor insurance industry but also on honest drivers. The High Court made that point as it meted out stiff punishments to nine people who made dishonest compensation claims following alleged road accidents that never even happened. The nine, six of them members of [...]

Common Injury Claim Terms You Need To Know

By |2018-01-25T13:18:57+00:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury, Ward & Rider|

Sometimes personal injury terms can look like confusing jargon and a bit overwhelming. But in fact they are very easy to understand. So we’ve decided to collate a list of the most common personal injury terms and simplify them for you. Admission: When one side of the party agrees with something the other side has alleged [...]

Carpet Picker Wins £4,600 for Hearing Loss

By |2017-09-05T13:13:52+01:00September 5th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|

A woman who used to work for a carpet manufacturer has won compensation after being diagnosed with noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). She worked as a colour finder and later as a carpet picker for Woodward Grosvenor Co. Ltd in Kidderminster from 1978 until 1983. She was exposed to noise from the sizing and assessing machines, which [...]

12-Year-Old Boy Wins Compensation for Crash Injuries

By |2017-05-24T10:02:59+01:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury|

A 12-year-old boy who suffered severe head injuries in a road accident has secured a compensation settlement that could be worth in excess of £10 million. The boy was just three months old and travelling in the front passenger seat of the vehicle when it was involved in a horrific collision. He sustained severe brain damage as well [...]