Personal Injury Claims

A list of Personal Injury Articles to learn more about the subject.

 

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Medical Expenses in a Personal Injury* Claim

One heading of damages in a personal injury claim* is called Special Damages. Special Damages are financial losses which occurred to the injured party in the accident arising from the negligence. This could be vehicle damage in a road traffic accident, for example. It could be loss of earnings due to inability to work and …

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Winning & Losing in a Personal Injury* Claim

Sometimes the Plaintiff ie injured party in a personal injury* claim if they are successful in their case, a court can apportion liability between the injured party and the defendant, and this person is momentarily confused if they won or indeed lost their case. Heres an example. Luke (not a real named client) was injured …

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Resolving Evidential Contest in a Car Accident Claim*

It is the duty of the injured party in a car accident claim* case to prove on the balance of probabilities that the defendant driver was negligent and caused the accident. It can be very important to visit the scene of the accident to get a full understanding of what arose. The driver of the …

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Knowledge of Insurance in Road Traffic Accident Claim*

If an individual is injured in an accident and wishes to commence a road traffic accident claim* it is necessary to establish if a policy of vehicle insurance was in place for the offending driver’s vehicle at the time of the accident. Most road drivers have vehicle insurance in place, but some drivers do not …

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Pre-existing Condition in a Personal Injury* Claim

If an individual commences a civil claim case and they have a fractured fibula, for example, as a result of a road traffic accident, it can occur that in the defence of your case, the defendant contends that the injury the subject-matter of the proceedings stemmed from a pre-existing injury/condition. Sometimes it can happen a …

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