Articles matching "medical evidence"
Patrick McBrien of DWF's disease team has recently succeeded in restricting the expert evidence to be relied upon by the claimant in an RSI case. Patrick explains the findings at first instance and on…Read more
In March, the MoJ announced that changes would be made to way that MedCo operates, following the MoJ’s Framework Review at the end of last year. Those proposals were intended to tackle the issues then…Read more
In low value Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) claims, the issue of proportionality is a key area of contention for defendants seeking the court’s permission to rely on their own medical evidence.…Read more
At the open forum hosted by the MoJ, members of the claimant solicitor community suggested that the current system of expert reporting in whiplash cases worked well and that there was simply no need…Read more
Following the challenge of giving evidence to the Transport Select Committee in June last year on the cost of insurance set against the backdrop of whiplash claims, it was clear to me that there were…Read more