Personal injury team attempt to secure compensation for victim of road traffic accident

Our Personal Injury team have accepted instructions from a 19-year-old man who has undergone an above knee amputation as a result of serious injuries sustained in a road traffic accident. The case raises a number of complex issues including the psychological effects on our client of both the accident and his injuries, his future loss […]

Bedroom Tax

Are you affected by ‘bedroom tax’?  If you are: A local authority or housing association tenant Below state pension age In receipt of housing benefit you may be affected by the new spare room subsidy or ‘bedroom tax’. Tenants are only affected, if you are deemed to have ‘spare’ bedrooms within your home.  The tax will […]

Delaying bringing a claim may mean you are too late to bring one at all

WHAT IS LIMITATION? The Limitation Act 1980 (“LA 1980”) imposes rules limiting the time in which legal action can be brought against another party. These are referred to as ‘Limitation Periods’. For instance, you may have suffered personal injury due to a fall at work.  From the date that you become aware of the negligence […]