Tag: whiplash claims

Average car insurance now more than £1,000

Average car insurance now more than £1,000

The average cost of car insurance is now £1,034, breaking the £1,000 barrier for the first time, according to the AA British insurance premium index. Motor insurance is now 8.5 per cent higher than it was a year ago and has doubled in price over four years. In July 2008 the average fully comprehensive policy [...]

July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Guide to whiplash claim culture

Guide to whiplash claim culture

Russell Thomson is an injury claims lawyer working at The Injury Lawyers, who explains that while whiplash is a clear and serious issue, the whole subject of whiplash claims has become badly distorted through insurance companies selling customer details for referral fees.   Like Tony Blair and his “Education, Education, Education” speech at the start [...]

June 4, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Whiplash compensation driven by insurance companies

Whiplash compensation driven by insurance companies

Russell Thomson explains how insurance companies are driving whiplash compensation claims in a bid to chase referral fees. More from the whiplash claims website: Whiplash Claims.   Whiplash claims, whiplash compensation, whiplash injuries – or Whiplash Cash, Whiplash Epidemic, and “the weakest necks in Britain” as the press often title it; whiplash has not escaped [...]

Prime Minister promises action on car insurance

Prime Minister promises action on car insurance

David Cameron is attending an insurance summit at Downing Street today in an effort to tackle Britain’s reputation as “the whiplash capital of Europe”. It is estimated that claims for whiplash injury following accidents are adding £90 a year on average, to car insurance premiums, which have risen by an average of 17% over the [...]

February 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More