Injury Prevention Day 2017

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Injury Prevention Day 2017

Last week was Injury Prevention Day 2017. The APIL (Association of Personal Injury Lawyers) instigated Injury Prevention Day so that people could better understand what the association is about. They want to see fewer people injured needlessly. The APIL are dealing with a continued onslaught in relation to soft-tissue injury claims, but the Government is making no effort to reduce … Read More

Claiming for whiplash

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Whiplash Injuries

Whiplash is a term used to describe a neck injury resulting from the sudden and forceful movement of the head beyond its natural limit. It often occurs following an accident on the roads. If you suffer whiplash through no fault of your own, you may be able to receive compensation for your pain and suffering. When you submit a claim … Read More

10 Things to Do If You Are Hurt At Work

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Hurt at Work

If you sustain an injury or are hurt at work, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation. While you may decide not to take legal action against your employer until the extent of your injuries has become clear, there are certain steps you should take to assist yourself in bringing a claim in the future:- 1. Report … Read More

Cyclists and Personal Injury Claims

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Cyclists and Personal Injury Claims

We are often asked to advise whether cyclists who have been involved in an accident can make a claim. The numbers are shocking: of accidents that have been reported to the police each year around three thousand cyclists are either seriously injured or killed, and nearly twenty thousand are injured sufficiently to require medical treatment. Even more worryingly, around one … Read More