Worrying statistics unveiled in latest ONS report on child sexual abuse
Banner Jones launches legal clinic in support of Derbyshire charity SAIL
Lawyers to pursue claim against NHS following Aston Hall Abuse report
Derbyshire Lawyers acting on behalf of former patients of the Aston Hall children’s hospital which is at the centre of an investigation relating to historical abuse by a doctor have said they will be pursuing a claim against the NHS on behalf of those affected.
Patients have a right to all relevant information
Winter Driving Tips for Motorists in Sheffield
It is essential to be prepared for the ever-changing driving conditions. Breakdowns and accidents are more common in the winter when road conditions are challenging. Our personal injury specialists in Sheffield have compiled a list of useful tips to help keep you safe when driving during the winter months.
Reforms to compensation payouts
Measures to change the way compensation pay-outs are calculated by the courts have been unveiled by Lord Chancellor David Lidington. Simon Wright said, “The announcement is welcome and follows a pledge made by Ministers in February to consult on whether there was a fairer way to set the “discount rate” in future.
Crackdown on fake holiday sickness firms
The Government is finally stepping in to tackle the sickness claims culture which is not only damaging Britain’s reputation overseas and could also be driving up holiday costs. [Partner’s Name], a partner in local law firm [firm’s name] said, “A system to control costs already exists for most personal injury claims in England and Wales, but a loophole is being exploited in foreign holiday claims”.
Insurance Premiums to fall as new whiplash injury rules are introduced
Motorists could see £1 billion a year back in their pockets thanks to new government measures to drive out fraudulent whiplash claims.
Accidents at Work in the UK - Recent Statistics
Over the past 10 years, injuries in the workplace have drastically reduced. However, this doesn't mean they don't still happen. Find the most up to date statistics and read about the most common causes of accidents in the workplace with our handy infographic.
The patient’s right to information
A woman recently won damages on behalf of her son for injuries sustained at his birth as a result of the alleged negligence of a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist.