A report from the Association of British Insurers has found that whilst the number of fatalities and serious injuries arising out of accidents has fallen significantly, the number and value of personal injury claims has increased sharply from £8.8 billion in 2006 to an astonishing £9.6 billion in 2009. The number of road traffic accident […]
Statistics released by the NHS Litigation Authority show that negligence claims against the NHS have increased by nearly a quarter in just one year, with around £800 million pounds being paid out. The area of the NHS which attract most compensation claims are maternity services.
Accordingly to a recent report by Scottish Compensation, more than a third of all claims against business related to a workplace slip, trip or fall.