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Government Increases Personal Injury Discount Rate

Government Increases Personal Injury Discount Rate Earlier this week, the government announced a change to the way personal injury compensation payments are calculated. On the 5th August, the personal injury discount rate will rise from -0.75% to -0.25%.Under the Civil Liability Act 2018, th...

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Jefferies Solicitors Go Wild For Headway

Jefferies Solicitors Go Wild For Headway Earlier this month, three members of staff from Jefferies travelled up to The Lake District to take part in a gruelling 2-day challenge for Headway UK.Michael Mawdley, Josh Morton and Emily Turner joined Headway supporters from across the country...

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Driverless Cars & The Future Of Road Compensation Claims

Driverless Cars & The Future of Road Compensation ClaimsIt is a well-known fact that human error is the biggest cause of most road accidents worldwide. Many government organisations cite human error as being accountable for over 90% of collisions on a yearly basis. This is where driverl...

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Jefferies Solicitors Sponsors Commonwealth Wheelchair Racer

Jefferies Solicitors Sponsors Commonwealth Wheelchair Racer We are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring Commonwealth wheelchair racer, Callum Hall. The partnership will support Callum in his training in 2019 as he prepares for the Paralympics in Tokyo next August.           In 20...

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Director Nina Ramsden Appointed Deputy District Judge

We are delighted to announce that our director Nina Ramsden has been appointed as a Deputy District Judge on the Northern Circuit.Nina’s appointment comes following a rigorous application and selection process managed by the Judicial Appointments Commission. In her role as Deputy District...

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Government minister hints at the introduction of a new Serious Injury by Careless Driving offence

Government minister hints at the introduction of a new Serious Injury by Careless Driving offence The Times has reported that the Government plans to propose a new offence of causing serious injury by careless driving. The offence would close the gap between causing death by dangerous driving, w...

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Should I Join The Class Action Lawsuit Against VW?

Should I Join The Class Action Lawsuit Against VW? While at Jefferies, we specialise in personal injury and medical negligence cases, we are also representing clients who have been caught up in the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal.There are an estimated 2 million past and current owners of cars ...

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Government Drops Plans to Include Vulnerable Road Users in Small Claims Reforms

Government Drops Plans to Include Vulnerable Road Users in Small Claims Reforms The Government has confirmed that it has dropped its plans to include vulnerable road users in the upcoming personal injury reforms.The announcement was made by Justice Secretary David Gauke yesterday evening dur...

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Jefferies Solicitors to Abseil the ArcelorMittal Orbit

Jefferies Solicitors to Abseil the ArcelorMittal Orbit June's abseil was postponed because of Storm Hector, however, the event has been rescheduled for September 13th 2018. A team from Jefferies Solicitors will be travelling down to London to abseil from the UK’s largest sculpture, the ArcelorMi...

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Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen Emissions ScandalA deadline of 26th October 2018 has been set for the group litigation action against Volkswagen. Owners and previous owners of cars affected by the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal must be registered by this date to claim compensation. Please note: we have now close...

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How UK Women Feel About NHS Care

How UK Women Feel About NHS Care At Jefferies Solicitors, we were curious to find out if there were differences in the way UK men and women perceive their NHS care - and to see if men or women were less satisfied with the treatment they receive. While dissatisfaction does not necessarily mean t...

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road traffic accident

What the Proposed Personal Injury Legislation Will Mean For Victims

What the Proposed Personal Injury Legislation Will Mean For Victims Last year’s autumn statement was met with outrage from both members of the public and the legal industry, as George Osborne announced the government’s intentions to overhaul personal injury legislation. The radical reforms inclu...

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Clinical negligence

What New NHS Budget Control For Manchester Will Mean for the City

What New NHS Budget Control For Manchester Will Mean for the City There has been a mixed reaction to the news that the city of Manchester will be in charge of its own health care budget as of April 2015. Dubbed to be one of the largest decentralisation exercises in the NHS, the ultimate aim is f...

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Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: An Update

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: An Update It has been announced that Court action is now being taken against Volkswagen in respect of the emissions scandal.Proceedings are being brought against Volkswagen, and its associated companies Audi, Skoda and SEAT, seeking damages as a result of the mi...

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Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Update: July 2016

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Update: July 2016 German car giant Volkswagen has admitted to cheating on emissions by falsifying emissions data on its diesel vehicles. Out of 11m cars worldwide that had the software installed, 1.2m of them were in the UK. Please note: we have now closed entry to ...

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personal injury news

The SARAH Bill Could Lead To A Drop In Safety Standards

The SARAH Bill Could Lead To A Drop In Safety Standards A new Act of Parliament designed to encourage more acts of heroism and social responsibility has raised doubts about health and safety standards.The Social, Action, Responsibility and Heroism Act (SARAH), which received Royal Assent on ...

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Medical negligence

Test Case Underway To Decide On Compensation For Unborn Baby

Test Case Underway To Decide On Compensation For Unborn Baby This week, there will be a landmark test case to decide whether or not a mother has to pay compensation to her disabled daughter who was born with foetal alcohol syndrome six years ago.The case, which is being taken to the Court of...

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Social Media Competition Terms & Conditions

Social Media Competition Terms & Conditions DATE RUNNING FROM 18th APRIL 2017 - 3RD MAY 2017. PromoterThe promoter is Michael Jefferies Injury Lawyers Limited, Head Office: The Triangle, 8 Cross Street, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 1EQ - Tel: 0161 908 5100. Registered Company No: 074513...

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Man who's fallen at work

Slips, Trips & Falls – Your Questions Answered

Slips, Trips & Falls - Your Questions Answered Slips, trips and falls continue to be one of the most common types of legal claims.At Jefferies Solicitors, we receive many cases for this type of accident, including the more unusual claims. Here, managing director Michael Jefferies, explai...

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Shoulder & Foot Damage Case Study

Shoulder & Foot Damage Case Study ANDREW CARR v TPLC (2015) Out of Court Settlement 13th April 2015The claimant, a 34-year-old man, received £3,000 for injuries to his arm, shoulder and right foot sustained in a highway tripping accident. The arm/shoulder injury resolved after two weeks...

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