06/07/2013

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Will I lose my job if I make a claim

Will I lose my job if I make a claim? Worrying about getting sacked can sometimes put people off making a perfectly valid claim for compensation. Most employers do not take a claim being made against them personally.  All employers must have insurance to cover their employees and it is exactly your type of accident […]

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10/06/2013

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Settling direct with insurers?

Settling direct is cheaper for insurers. All insurers know that by settling claims direct with injured parties will be significantly cheaper in the long run.  If you receive a telephone call, letter or even a representative turning up on your doorstep from the other side’s insurer you can be fairly certain that your “best interests” […]

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04/07/2012

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OFT refers insurers to Competition Commission

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) who commenced an investigation into the rising cost of car insurance have said that insurance companies are competing in a ‘dysfunctional’ way. The consumer watchdog found that following a road traffic accident the insurance company for the non-fault driver would receive several different types of referral fees that push […]

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