A special damages claim is the part of your claim for compensation which can be defined in terms of monetary loss. This mean that things such as the cost of physiotherapy, damaged clothing and travel losses are included. As the point of compensation is to return the victim to the position they were in prior… Read more
As expert road traffic accident lawyers we are often asked to help innocent passengers who have sustained injuries caused by the driver of their vehicle. This often causes some upset because either a family member or a close friend was driving at the time and the passenger would have to make a formal claim against… Read more
It can be a daunting experience being a pillion passenger. You’re out on the road but with neither the control of the vehicle nor the protection a car passenger is afforded. It’s fortunate then that when claiming for personal injury as a pillion passenger, liability is very rarely an issue. As an accident can hardly… Read more
This was one of the most upsetting motorcycle pillion accident claims we have ever done. The case was so specific as to the injuries that we cannot give out too much information as our client’s personal information has to be protected. The case was on behalf of a pillion passenger who, through the negligence of… Read more
A Wirral teenager has died in a fatal motorcycle accident in Oxton, with another teenager suffering critical injuries. Motorcycle driver Jack Byrne, who had only recently turned 18, sadly passed away following a collision with a car on Merseyside. The pillion passenger suffered critical injuries but is now in a stable condition. A statement… Read more
This very unusual case highlights the need for all taxi’s to be registered so that should the worst happen then accident victims will be able to recover compensation for their injuries. In this case our client was a passenger in a taxi travelling around the Liverpool area when the taxi collided with a rising bollard…. Read more
Motorbikes: In exchange for speed, freedom and acceleration, you have to sacrifice some of the safety features you get with cars.
An elderly couple have had a lucky escape after a driver dozed off behind the wheel and caused a high speed crash on the A55.
While sometimes an accident is inevitable, there are also ways to gauge when an accident could be on the horizon – and prevent it from happening altogether.
A young driver who ploughed her car into a parked vehicle before smashing through a garden wall has been banned from the road.