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17 11, 2017

Why It Is Morally Right To Bring A Personal Injury Claim (Harrogate Living Magazine)

By | November 17th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Why It Is Morally Right To Bring A Personal Injury Claim (Harrogate Living Magazine)

This article was originally published in the Harrogate Living Magazine, a popular local publication.  In the vast majority of cases when someone has sustained an injury due to someone else’s breach of the law, it is morally right to pursue a personal injury claim. As a personal injury solicitor working [...]

8 11, 2017

BBC Investigation Reveals Increase in Assaults at Work by Patients

By | November 8th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on BBC Investigation Reveals Increase in Assaults at Work by Patients

A brilliant and most timely BBC investigation into the risk to staff working at Mental Health Trusts has revealed an increase of violence by patients upon staff. In a similar fashion as to how we at Truth Legal made Freedom of Information requests into the prevalence of violence at work, the [...]

3 11, 2017

What is a Smith and Manchester Compensation in a Personal Injury or Clinical Negligence Claim?

By | November 3rd, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on What is a Smith and Manchester Compensation in a Personal Injury or Clinical Negligence Claim?

When a personal injury or clinical negligence solicitor is compiling a Schedule of Loss, in which the solicitors detail their client’s losses caused by the defendant, the solicitor should consider whether their client is likely to suffer any financial losses in the future. An example of a Schedule of Loss [...]

14 09, 2017

Brain Injury – Seeking Compensation

By | September 14th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Brain Injury – Seeking Compensation

Take a look at the brilliant brain injury charity Headway’s website and you’re quickly struck by the huge impact a brain injury – even a minor one – can have on every aspect of your life. In many cases, a brain injury leaves you unable to work, or to work [...]

13 09, 2017

I’m going to have a bouncy castle at my child’s party…How can I protect myself if an accident happens?

By | September 13th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on I’m going to have a bouncy castle at my child’s party…How can I protect myself if an accident happens?

Hiring a bouncy castle for your child’s birthday party is seen by most people as a very special treat.  As specialists in personal injury law, we, on the other hand, see an accident waiting to happen! Fun lot, aren’t we! We understand though, that there’s a middle road.  This article [...]

8 09, 2017

Whiplash compensation – dispelling the myths

By | September 8th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Whiplash compensation – dispelling the myths

If someone mentions ‘whiplash’ what comes to mind? Following recent news stories sensationalising a ‘compensation culture’ in the UK, you’d be forgiven for thinking that whiplash was something trivial – something you said you had following even a minor bump in the car – a sure-fire route to compensation. The [...]

4 09, 2017

Has your work damaged your hearing? Noise-Induced Hearing Loss claims

By | September 4th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Has your work damaged your hearing? Noise-Induced Hearing Loss claims

None of us go to work expecting to be injured – but, just as many of those workers who were exposed to asbestos at work are now suffering dreadful health consequences, often years later, other workers who were exposed to high levels of noise at work may find that they [...]

1 09, 2017

My Child Was Injured on a Bouncy Castle at a Birthday Party…What Can I Do?

By | September 1st, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on My Child Was Injured on a Bouncy Castle at a Birthday Party…What Can I Do?

As specialists in personal injury law, we can sometimes be party poopers! Dealing everyday with the injuries and accidents that happen, at even the happiest of events, means that we have to make a conscious effort not to be helicopter parents!  Our children see a bouncy castle at a party [...]

17 08, 2017

Do Personal Injury Compensation Calculators Work?

By | August 17th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Do Personal Injury Compensation Calculators Work?

Personal injury compensation calculators do not properly work, will never properly work and it's therefore irresponsible for any law firm to advertise one on their website. Personal injury claims calculators are therefore gimmicky, only designed to make an unsuspecting potential Claimant think that bringing a personal injury claim is entirely [...]