Trust in PI lawyers

Personal injury lawyers are in company with estate agents, traffic wardens, and politicians. Broadly speaking, they are not particularly popular.

Claim for special accommodation

In Swift v Carpenter [2018] EWHC 2060 (QB) the claimant, aged 39, had suffered serious lower-limb injuries in a road traffic accident. Liability was agreed and in 2018 the quantum assessment came before Mrs Justice Lambert in the High Court, who made awards on various heads of claim.

Electric scooters: proceed with caution

Today’s claim by the House of Commons Transport Committee that electric scooters should be legalised in the UK, backs up my previous assumptions that their introduction to our roads has been in the pipeline for a while.