E-scooters: Are they Legal? And do they increase the Risk of Road Traffic Personal Injury?

E-scooters have zipped dramatically into the public eye over the last year or so. High-profile rental schemes for e-scooters – introduced in over 30 cities and boroughs across the country since July 2020 – have made the use of this eco-friendly transportation legal on UK roads for the first time. [...]

By |2021-07-13T10:44:30+01:00July 13th, 2021|Road Traffic Accidents|

Injuries Upon Injuries: What Happens When A Personal Injury ‘Replaces’ An Earlier One?

Sometimes, a victim of an accident can be unlucky enough to be injured again, whilst their injuries from the original accident are still ongoing. This can complicate matters if there is already a personal injury compensation claim for the first accident, but, in most cases, it is resolved by trying [...]

By |2020-06-17T16:58:23+01:00June 17th, 2020|Road Traffic Accidents|

How Do Courts Determine Split Responsibility Between A Pedestrian And A Driver?

Road traffic accidents can sometimes involve complicated circumstances, with each party blaming others for causing it. These arguments are less common in pedestrian accident claims – where a pedestrian has been injured by another road-user – but disputes over responsibility can still occur. This happened in the case of Eagle [...]

By |2020-06-17T16:57:13+01:00June 14th, 2020|Road Traffic Accidents|
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