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Can I Be Sued By A Delivery Driver?

16 February 2017 | Dawn Rose

If a delivery driver, postal worker or tradesman is injured accessing your property, can they sue you?

Is Your Furniture Safe For Children?

23 January 2017 | Nicola Duff

With widespread reports that furniture is causing children serious injury and harm, a Personal Injury solicitor explains how you can make sure your home is safe

Serious Injury Results In £2.2m Fine For Retailer

13 January 2017 | Nicola Duff

Reacting to a large national retailer being fined £2.2m for a health and safety breach, a personal injury solicitor explains how compensation can help after an accident at work

Unsafe Steps Result In Long-Term Loss Of Amenity

22 December 2016 | Jonathan Thursby

After a client fell on a step that was in a poor state of repair, one of Simpson Millars personal injury solicitors sought compensation for lost amenity

Accident In The Workplace: A Case Study

19 December 2016 | Gary Tierney

A man who hurt his foot at work successfully claimed compensation. Click through to read the case study.

Agnieszka Lipko Wins At Personal Injury Awards

29 November 2016 | Agnieszka Lipko

Our very own Agnieszka Lipko won big last week as she took home the prestigious Young Achiever of the Year 2016 Award on Friday

Whiplash Reforms: What Could They Mean For Motorists?

18 November 2016 | Rose Gibson

After the Government announced that they will be pushing on with reforms to whiplash claims, a Personal Injury Solicitor explains the affects for motorists

High Court Orders End To Prison Strikes

17 November 2016 | Anna Thompson

The High Court has ordered that prison officers return to work, after 10,000 officers staged a walk out over unsafe work conditions

Foot And Ankle Injuries FAQs

10 November 2016 | Anna Thompson

How can you claim compensation for a foot or ankle injury that leads to post-traumatic arthritis? Read our FAQs to find out.

Tattoo Epidemic Raises Health & Safety Questions

10 November 2016 | Anna Thompson

With the UK in the midst of a tattoo epidemic, a personal injury solicitor explains the compensation you can claim if your tattoo goes wrong

Rise In Prison Attacks Prompts Extra Staffing Commitment

8 November 2016 | Anna Thompson

After a report showed that the number of assaults on prison staff increased by 43%, the Home Secretary has committed to hiring thousands of new staff

Staying Safe While Cycling In The Winter

2 November 2016 | Maeve McCusker

With winter posing serious safety risks to cyclists, a personal injury specialist shares some safety tips to ensure you can cycle throughout the colder mon

Funding Figures Suggest Mental Health Budgets Continue To Be Cut

21 October 2016 | Anna Thompson

Reports suggest 40% of mental health trusts in England are facing budget cuts, a Personal Injury Solicitor explains the danger of underfunded care.

Could Alternative Treatments Tackle Complex Conditions?

18 October 2016 | Thaminah Ali

With alternative treatments like cupping in the media spotlight, a Personal Injury Paralegal analyses their effectiveness on complex conditions

Government Puts Brakes On Whiplash Reforms

13 October 2016 | Anna Thompson

Whiplash reforms proposed by George Osborne have been put on hold by the MoJ, a personal injury specialist responds to the arguments of insurers

Cyclist Wins Claim For Pothole Lane Injuries

11 October 2016 | Lisa Wright

Cyclist falls off bike and injures himself on poorly maintained road. Read how Simpson Millar went on to win him compensation for the accident.

Explaining The Duty To Mitigate Loss During A Compensation Claim

11 October 2016 | Nicola Hardy

When you claim compensation, you take on a duty to mitigate losses caused by an accident. A Personal Injury specialist explains the process.

World Mental Health Day Shines Light On Psychological First Aid

10 October 2016 | Anna Thompson

To mark World Mental Health Day, a Personal Injury specialist discusses how their clients suffer from conditions such as PTSD after an accident or trauma

Sunken Paving Slabs Result in Payout for Personal Injury Claimant

7 October 2016 | Lisa Wright

A client damaged their ankle on sunken paving. Find out how, with the help of Simpson Millar, they went on to win £4,000 in compensation.



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