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#personal injuries

# personal-injuries - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

New bill aims to reform how personal injury claims are handled
# Personal Injuries
# Personal Injuries

New bill aims to reform how personal injury claims are handled

Updated Aug 2nd 2022, 3:31 PM 15,919 Views 15 Comments

The new legislation aims to introduce a new mediation system and reduce fraud.

# personal-injuries - Thursday 21 April, 2022

Insurance reform group calls for action as survey finds premiums increase by 16%
# Premium
# Premium

Insurance reform group calls for action as survey finds premiums increase by 16%

Apr 21st 2022, 6:45 PM 11,988 Views 17 Comments

Changes introduced last year have seen personal injuries assessments fall by around 40 percent.

# personal-injuries - Monday 19 April, 2021

11-year-old boy awarded €44,000 for injuries sustained at communion function in Dalymount Park
# Personal Injuries
# Personal Injuries

11-year-old boy awarded €44,000 for injuries sustained at communion function in Dalymount Park

Apr 19th 2021, 1:17 PM 42,290 Views 0 Comments

The then three-year-old was injured while playing near a dugout in 2013.

# personal-injuries - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

New guidelines aimed at reducing personal injury awards to come into effect next week
# Insurance
# Insurance

New guidelines aimed at reducing personal injury awards to come into effect next week

Apr 13th 2021, 1:20 PM 19,173 Views 34 Comments

Cabinet signed off on the new guidelines last month.

# personal-injuries - Friday 26 June, 2020

President of High Court asks people to negotiate personal injury cases as pandemic causes large backlog
# 320 Cases
# 320 Cases

President of High Court asks people to negotiate personal injury cases as pandemic causes large backlog

Jun 26th 2020, 8:49 AM 13,885 Views 8 Comments

Some 320 claims, which were postponed since 18 March, were listed for mention this week.

# personal-injuries - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Pete Taylor initiates legal proceedings against Irish Athletic Boxing Association and Wicklow County Council
# Personal Injuries
# Personal Injuries

Pete Taylor initiates legal proceedings against Irish Athletic Boxing Association and Wicklow County Council

Jun 3rd 2020, 5:52 PM 46,785 Views 0 Comments

Solicitors for the boxing trainer filed court papers yesterday.

# personal-injuries - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Address of woman claiming €60k over car crash has been used five times in similar cases, court hears
# Personal Injuries
# Personal Injuries

Address of woman claiming €60k over car crash has been used five times in similar cases, court hears

Oct 29th 2019, 6:39 PM 48,670 Views 0 Comments

Over a fourteen-month period, the address in Swords was used in almost identical cases, counsel for the insurance company said.

# personal-injuries - Friday 19 July, 2019

Just under €300 million paid out last year for personal injuries
# Personal Injuries
# Personal Injuries

Just under €300 million paid out last year for personal injuries

Jul 19th 2019, 7:30 PM 17,825 Views 47 Comments

The highest single award last year was €908,749.

# personal-injuries - Monday 20 February, 2017

Court told taxi driver was 'lying through his teeth' in car crash injury claim
# Withdrawn
# Withdrawn

Court told taxi driver was 'lying through his teeth' in car crash injury claim

Feb 20th 2017, 5:34 PM 33,775 Views 0 Comments

He said he had been off work after a car accident.

# personal-injuries - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

There are new insurance guidelines out, but do they do enough to tackle sky high insurance premiums?
# Premium Level
# Premium Level

There are new insurance guidelines out, but do they do enough to tackle sky high insurance premiums?

Oct 5th 2016, 9:45 PM 17,121 Views 34 Comments

Some groups have already criticised the new ‘Book of Quantum’, which guides injuries payouts.

# personal-injuries - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Student who 'ate glass in a pork chop' settles €60,000 personal injuries claim with Dunnes Stores
# Courts
# Courts

Student who 'ate glass in a pork chop' settles €60,000 personal injuries claim with Dunnes Stores

Oct 7th 2015, 2:14 PM 26,367 Views 47 Comments

22-year-old Amy Houlden claimed she had cut the inside of her mouth on glass shards hidden in the chop’s marinade.

# personal-injuries - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year
# Pay Outs
# Pay Outs

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year

Sep 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,300 Views 20 Comments

In total the Injuries Board has awarded €128.45 million in the first six months of this year.