Is mediation a threat to claims handlers?

There is an increasing pressure from the Courts and the Ministry of Justice for parties to use Alternative Dispute Resolution, or Mediation rather than taking their disputes to trial. This trend predates the Jackson Report, but was certainly encouraged by it....

Are Claims Handling Services Cost Effective?

People sometimes think they are saving money by relying on their insurers or, if uninsured, waiting until they get a claim and then going to a solicitor. How much does a claim cost without the services of a claims handler? Most claims for injuries cost over £1000,...

Types of Motor Fraud

In some recent years the number of motor claims went up although the number of accidents went down! This is probably because more people were claiming for injuries even in minor accidents. Some of these claims could have been genuine!  A motor fraudster may target an...