piBlawg

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Backlash to whiplash? Consultation on Whiplash Claims

The MOJ yesterday opened consultation on proposals aimed at reducing the number and cost of whiplash claims. In terms of the number of claims, the MOJ has cited research indicating that 70% of road traffic accident personal injury claims in the UK were related to whiplash, whereas the equivalent figures were 47% in Germany, 32% in Spain and 3% in France (http://www.justice.gov.uk/news/press-relea... [More]