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Science, Injuries and Your Right to Earn Compensation

I’ve been working in a cosmetics manufacturing laboratories for ages and I would not forget one incident involving my colleague. She was testing a new shampoo compound from our laboratory. The next day, having accidentally poured some of the untested compound on her fingers, they started to feel pale and dry. Soon, they had blisters. [...]

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The Financial Ombudsman Gets Record PPI Complaint Numbers

The PPI claims scandal actually increased to record heights during the first quarter of 2013 with over 327,000 new complaints, 15% than the previous year. In the second quarter, the Financial Ombudsman reported that it received at least 226,000 PPI complaints, 26% above the previous year’s number of complaints. This signified that banks and financial [...]

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New Whiplash Compensation Guidelines For 2014

Car-Accident (1)

Prime Minister David Cameron pledged that the UK government will aid the insurance industry in cracking down fraudulent whiplash compensation claims all over the country, which has pushed up premiums by 80% since October, adding £118 to every motorist’s insurance. With the insurance industry, losing £2 billion, the Ministry of Justice plans to abolish the [...]

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The PPI Claims Deadline: The Good and The Bad

Just before deadline

Undeniably, the hottest issue in the UK today is what will happen if the Financial Services Authority (FSA) considered finalizing the PPI claims deadline on April 2014. Consumer groups and critics flared the city watchdog for considering the deadline proposal of both the British Banking Association (BBA) and the Confederation of British Industries (CBI). Critics [...]

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