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Animal Injury Compensation Claims: A Brief Overview

"Animals are such agreeable friends―they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms." ― George Eliot Mr. Gilfil's Love Story,' Scenes of Clerical Life, 1857 We are pretty fortunate in the UK, in that we don’t have any exotically dangerous animals roaming free. For example, if we go to the bathroom [...]

By | 2018-09-13T10:43:03+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Personal Injury|

What To Do When You’ve Just Had A Car Accident

First of all, make sure everyone is OK and safe. Ensuring everyone is safe and well is the first priority after an accident. Call an ambulance if you are at all unsure about anyone’s wellbeing. Secondly, stay calm. Road traffic accidents happen all the time and, more importantly, they are [...]

By | 2018-09-10T11:08:18+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Personal Injury|

Sports Personal Injury Compensation Claims – Can I Claim? Should I Claim?

As can be seen, the title of this article asks two questions (which all you wise readers of Truth Legal blogs will have spotted straightaway!). Compensation claims of all types are being made every day: road traffic accident claims, accident at work claims and tripping and slipping accident claims. There [...]

By | 2018-08-31T16:26:43+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Personal Injury|

Understanding The Basics of Employment Law: Part 7 – Recruitment

In this 7-part series of blog posts, we explore the basics of employment law to help offer advice to managers and business owners.  Here is part 7: Recruitment Recruitment When recruiting staff, it is important that legal obligations still apply even though they do not work for you. These mainly [...]

By | 2018-08-20T13:02:02+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Personal Injury|

Understanding The Basics of Employment Law: Part 5 – Employment Status

In this 7-part series of blog posts, we explore the basics of employment law to help offer advice to managers and business owners.  Here is part 5: Employment Status This issue is very high profile at the moment. You may have seen it mentioned on the news, in the papers [...]

By | 2018-09-11T15:30:17+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Personal Injury|

Top 10 Tips for Safe Motorbike Riding in the Summer Months

No matter what age you are, if you are reading this blog, you have probably heard that song by a band called Mungo Jerry, ‘In the Summertime’, which was a hit back in 1970. Most people know the lyrics, certainly the verse that bestows the virtues of summer time driving: [...]

By | 2018-08-20T10:57:43+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Personal Injury|

Why do Some Motorists Seem to Hate Cyclists?

If you type the title of this article into Google, the first thing that is likely to appear near the top of the page, is a line of YouTube videos, with titles such as “This is Why People Hate Cyclists” and “Idiot on a Bike”, amongst other, similarly ‘complimentary’ themes. [...]

By | 2018-07-17T16:32:10+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Personal Injury|

I’m Still Suffering From My Whiplash Injury? What Should I Do?

Whiplash injury compensation claims are probably the most well-known of all personal injury claims. This may be because they are the most common type of injury arising out of car or other motor vehicle accidents, being between 65% and 78% of all bodily claims in 2014, depending on which insurance [...]

By | 2018-07-11T09:16:02+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Personal Injury|