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

Whiplash - The new changes

All levels - 6 hours

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

  • Pay for five delegates and get one additional place for free^

    To take advantage of this offer, please return your completed booking form with all six names or contact the APIL office -

    ^Cheapest place to be free of charge

"Did exactly what it said on the tin: a nicely timed update"
"Great as ever. Speakers are so knowledgeable and such fun"
"Best speakers around - by far"

Join Brett Dixon and John McQuater for a brand new one day virtual event to introduce you to the forthcoming government online hub for dealing with whiplash injury claims and low value road traffic claims.

In readiness for the system going live on 31st May 2020, a detailed and comprehensive full day virtual training course will be run, looking at the system and tactics.

This packed programme will cover:


  • What is caught by the new system
  • What claims are excluded
  • What about EL and PL claims?
  • User guidance
  • Exit routes
    • Where does the claim go on exit
    • When can you exit
    • What risks are there to exiting
  • Obtaining medical evidence
    • Who pays
    • When and how is it disclosed
  • Valuation
    • What losses are in the system 
    • What about losses that are not?
    • Tariff and uplifts
    • Mixed tariff and non-tariff injuries
  • Admissions
  • Settlement in the portal

Court Process

  • Leaving the portal 
    • Leaving the portal
    • Returning to the portal
  • Liability disputes
  • Quantum disputes
  • Partial admissions
  • Claims for an uplift on tariff damages
  • Interim payments
  • Limitation issues
  • Fees and other disbursement disputes
  • Non-payment by the insurer

Cost per delegate:

Corporate accredited firm: £205 + VAT
APIL member: £240 + VAT
Non-member: £355 + VAT