Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Accommodation and appliance claims

APIL CPD:
All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

Claims for accommodation and appliances are a major part of many serious claims.  Here we look at the legal principles underlying these claims and how these should be formulated in the schedule covering:

  • Proving a need for accommodation
  • Quantifying the accommodation claim
  • Interim payments and accommodation claims
  • Proving the need for aids and appliances
  • Quantifying the claim for aids and appliances
  • Accommodation and aids and appliances in the schedule

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This series goes through each major element of a claim for damages, looking at how they should be presented in the schedule of damages coupled with the evidence needed to prove each element of the claim.  

The series can be viewed as a whole but each webinar is self-contained looking at a particular element of the claim, how it is established by evidence and how it is presented in the schedule of damages.  Emphasis is placed on ensuring the claim is presented accurately and on avoiding both under-valuing the claim and allegations of exaggeration.

This webinar is part of a six session series and further webinars in the series include:

Pain and suffering
Loss of earnings
Care claims
Accommodation and appliance claims
Periodical payments and provisional damages
Dealing with the counter-schedule and counter-arguments in relation to damages

Cost:

1 person: £65 + VAT
Small office (2 - 6 people): £105 + VAT
Large office (7 people or more): £160 + VAT
Whole organisation (All staff at all offices): £320 + VAT


On-demand

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Published
30 Jun 2021

On-demand recording
From 30 Jun 2021 to 30 Dec 2021