January 2017 Archive

New MIB agreements announced

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The MIB have now published a new Untraced Drivers Agreement for England, Scotland and Wales which is due to come into force on the 1st March 2017. This replaces the old 2003 Agreement and the five supplementary Untraced Drivers' Agreements that amended it. The new Agreement applies to accidents that occur on or after the 1st March 2017. More …

Proposal to reform soft tissue injury claims process for accident victims

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Commenting on the proposal, Oliver Jeffcott, solicitor at BL Claims, said: "The proposal to reform the soft tissue injury process is another example of the government riding roughshod over the rights of injured people. More …

Expert lawyer calls for new laws to protect children online

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Leading child abuse lawyer Malcolm Johnson today called for a new Act to help ensure child safety on social media platforms. His comments come amid concern over “incomprehensible” terms and conditions leaving children to “fend for themselves”. More …