Category Archives: Car accidents

Car and car passenger accidents require help from specialist car accident solicitors to handle insurance hire recovery repair and injury from car accidents

Child seat not of correct size

A sad case which explains the approach which will be taken by Courts where a child is not sitting in the correct child safety seat. A child called Emma was sitting in the rear of her mum’s car. They were … Continue reading

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Highway must be dangerous

Road accidents caused by roads in poor condition are not always easy to pursue against the highway authority. This might seem odd, but the highways are maintained by the State, so the State gets to set the standard. Here is … Continue reading

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Transport Committee – report on rising insurance cost

Report of transport committee of House of Commons 11 March 2011 I am pleased to bring you the Committee findings as I was one of those who provided evidence. Fraud is one of the main factors driving up the cost … Continue reading

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Contributory negligence examples

The concept of contributory negligence is based on a claimant being partly responsible for the damage. The clearest example is a car driver who does not wear a seat belt. Not wearing the seat belt does not cause the accident, but it contributes to the damage – the injury. Continue reading

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Third party capture

Third party capture Third party capture is the name given to a practice operated by some insurance companies after road traffic accidents. They know their own driver is at fault so the insurer will contact the innocent party direct, before … Continue reading

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Credit hire

Credit hire Credit hire exists to provide a replacement vehicle after an accident. You as the hirer do not have to pay, as the bill is presented to the insurer of the person who caused the accident. To get a … Continue reading

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