Just a small note wanting to express how much I have appreciated all your help and advice over the last few months. It was not an easy task I know.
Mrs B, Portsmouth
What is a Solicitor and What is a barrister? : Interview with Rory Holmes, Barrister at Crown Office Chambers
Thu 9th May 2013
One of the questions that I am often asked by my clients' is why do we need to involve a barrister in progressing their personal injury claim and what the difference between myself, as a Solicitor and a Barrister is.
Can you act for clients that have Before the Event Insurance when you are not a panel Solicitors? If so, what rates are you entitled to be paid?
Fri 3rd May 2013
Guidance was given as to the two above questions in the appeal case of Brown Quinn and Anor v Equity Syndicate Management Limited and AnorCA(2012) in which judgment was handed down on the 12 December 2012.
Thu 2nd May 2013
When someone has been injured in an accident, whether at work, play, on the roads or otherwise, there is almost always a quantifiable financial loss over and above the pain and suffering caused by the injury itself in terms of the ability to carry on with day to day life. But when the injury suffered is not your fault, why should you suffer the financial consequences?
Fri 26th Apr 2013
The death of a loved one is a devastating situation, particularly more so when it has been caused by the wrongful act of another. Although it is clearly impossible to put a monetary value on the grief felt at the loss of a loved one, the law provides some routes to compensation if the deceased's dependants have suffered actual financial loss as a result of their death.
Mon 8th Apr 2013
The 10th of May saw the introduction of an EU Directive to prevent injuries to hospital and healthcare workers from sharp instruments. Member states have until the 11 May 2013 to ensure that this is implemented into national law. With this deadline fast approaching this article looks at what the current law is and who, how and what you can claim for if you have suffered a needle-stick injury.
Wed 3rd Apr 2013
As a soon to be Mum I have recently been pondering over what car seat to purchase for my baby.
Wed 3rd Apr 2013
There are over 1 million licensed motorcycles in the UK. For years people have ridden motorcycles for many different reasons such as: the sense of freedom it gives you; the enjoyment; a sense of style with the leathers; the saving in road tax and petrol; the convenience; and being able to jump all the traffic.
Just Because You Buy a Package Holiday Does Not Mean It Is a Package Holiday, Except When It Is a Package Holiday
Wed 27th Mar 2013
Confused? Some tour operators clearly are…..
Fri 8th Mar 2013
When taking on a new client or investigating a potential claim for personal injury most people assume the only area of the claim to be initially investigated is liability. That is not the case. We also have to consider the "but for" test and the issue of causation, i.e. linking the injury to the accident, in order to establish the merits of any case.
Mon 4th Mar 2013
As a nation we are all living much longer which means there are more people driving for longer. A recent a news article claims that one in ten drivers aged over 70 are not fit to be on the road while a third of those who stop do so too soon.
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