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Press room topic: Catastrophic injuries

TitleDateTypeTopics
Government abandons full compensation for injured people23/10/2018Press releaseAccess to justice, Catastrophic injuries, Discount rate, Motor insurance premiums, Whiplash
RE: NHS bill for compensation reaches £100m in 24 hours - The Times (15 October)15/10/2018Letter to the pressCatastrophic injuries, Clinical negligence, Discount rate, NHS
Extra pressure on NHS if Civil Liability Bill goes ahead03/09/2018Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Clinical negligence, Discount rate, NHS
NHS Resolution annual report 2017/18: Reaction from the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)13/07/2018StatementCatastrophic injuries, Clinical negligence, Discount rate, Right to redress
Car insurance injury claims lowest this decade23/04/2018Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate, Motor insurance premiums, Whiplash
APIL's response to the Justice Select Committee report 30/11/2017StatementCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Insurers reap profits over personal injury discount rate18/07/2017Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
RE: Daily Mail 'Crash payouts for UK drivers are 17 times higher than other nations'06/07/2017Letter to the pressCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate, Motor insurance premiums
Lawyers' leader lambasts 'hysterical' insurance industry17/05/2017Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Insurers should not be allowed to 'shirk' their responsibilities, lawyers warn11/05/2017Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Discount rate reduction from 2.5% to -0.75% for personal injury claims: Statement from the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)27/02/2017StatementCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Pressure on the pricing of car insurance premiums and the imminent review of the discount rate03/02/2017StatementCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate, Motor insurance premiums
PI discount rate review imminent as insurers' bid to stall fails 20/01/2017Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Lawyers force Lord Chancellor to act on personal injury compensation07/12/2016Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Government continues to drag heels on discount rate26/08/2014Press releaseCatastrophic injuries, Discount rate
Seriously injured people risk being short-changed in Government plans20/05/2013Press releaseCatastrophic injuries

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Lorraine Gwinnutt
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Jane Hartwell
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Lizzy Freeman
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