Category Archives: Injury & Accident Law

SRA Concerned Over Continued Car Accident Claim Cases

Over the past few years, the lack of trusted car accident claim specialists is one of a few factors which have contributed to the UK becoming the ‘whiplash capital of Europe’. The personal injury and whiplash injury compensation claim bill has reaching £14 billion in 10 years, double what it was for the previous decade. The UK government has decided to initiate a ban on referral fees to stop the few bad-apple claims management companies from cajoling people into making whiplash injury compensation claims and pushing up motor insurance premiums. The primary means for them to do this, is making unsolicited contact with people and many people have criticised the government for not tackling the problem at it’s root cause... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Parking Lot Car Accident Claims Life

A woman who was 74 years of age has been involved in a car accident late last Wednesday morning. The accident was picked up on by a local newspaper, the Orange County Register. Chuyen Nguyen was rushed to a local hospital following the car accident which took place while she was in the parking lot of the Saigon City Supermarket on Westminster’s Brookhurst Street. In spite of the local paramedic’s response to the situation being described as ‘immediate’, Mrs Nguyen was sadly pronounced dead later that afternoon whilst she was in hospital. The 74 year old died from the internal injuries she sustained in the car accident... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Undercover Investigation Reveals Car Accident Claim Frauds

In the UK, there is a lot of news coverage about unscrupulous claims management companies exercising bad practice and contributing to the large insurance premiums for the country. Also notable is the fact that Britain has been dubbed with the title, ‘whiplash capital of Europe’. It should be said that there is a great deal of good work which happens in the claims management sector. For this reason it’s particularly pleasing to legitimate claims companies to see when one of the fraudsters are busted, especially in a public fashion. Recently, an undercover investigation launched by the BBC has shut down a claims management company who were found to be not only handling the car accident compensation claims, but also creating the car accidents themselves... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Family Settles Personal Injury Lawsuit Launched for $10m

A branch of restaurant chain Applebee’s has recently settled a personal injury lawsuit launched against them by the parents of a boy from Texas who sustained brain injuries after a drunk restaurant patron crashed into the family’s car. The parents of the young boy, Mr and Mrs Khader, launched the personal injury lawsuit seeking $10 million in personal injury money from the Kansas City-based Applebee’s restaurant chain. However, the final amount of personal injury money was not disclosed. The lawsuit launched by the parents accused employees at a branch of Applebee’s in Mansfield, Texas of serving the restaurant patron with a total of 23 alcoholic beverages in less than two hours, poor judgement which directly led him to be involved in the auto accident... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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US Cabinet Member in Trio of Auto Accidents

A White House spokesperson has announced that a US cabinet member has been involved in a trio of auto accidents and has received medical leave. The Secretary of Commerce, John Bryson, was found in an unconscious state at the wheel of his vehicle following a series of auto accidents which all occurred on the same day. Some reports suggest the 68-year-old suffered from a seizure while other state that concussion from the first auto accident led to the second and third accidents... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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