Will Tesla court decision impact on UK driver safety law

Posted: 03/09/2020

With the purchase and use of vehicles that include lots of hi-tech and touchscreen controls on the increase, a decision by a court in Germany earlier this year could have a significant impact how road traffic accident claims are viewed by UK courts.

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Dash Cam Footage and injury claims

Posted: 25/08/2020

If you are unfortunate enough to be involved in a road traffic accident (‘RTA’ for short) and are injured as a result, one of the most important factors when it comes to making a successful compensation claim is evidence. The more evidence you have, the easier it will be to establish who is at fault and who is liable to pay out on the claim.

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Work Accidents When Working From Home

Posted: 13/08/2020

One of the many and widespread impacts of this year’s Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has been the huge rise in employees being allowed - and in many cases forced - to work from home. Whilst clearly not all occupations and activities can be carried out remotely, the UK’s services-based economy has seen large swathes of the workforce replace their Monday morning office meetings with a Zoom or WebEx video call from their kitchen table, spare room or for the lucky few, their home office. So whilst there are long established and clearly defined procedures and laws in place to safeguard employees overall, how do these protections work for home-based working and are employees entitled to make a claim for compensation should they get injured?

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Quick Guide Electric Bikes and Injury Claims

Posted: 04/08/2020

The popularity of electric bicycles, often referred to as E-Bikes, has grown rapidly over the past few years as ongoing developments in battery and drivetrain technology has resulted in smaller, lighter and cheaper bikes. The ongoing Covid-19 crisis has also resulted in a further increase in E-Bike usage, particularly amongst commuters who are seeking alternative and socially-distanced transport options.

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