Blog - Medico-legal Services

Hello and welcome to Ripples, the Lakeside Blog page. Here you'll find regular postings on a variety of topics which we hope you'll find interesting and/or of practical use, all lying within the Lakeside Physiotherapy and Ergonomics remit. Enjoy!

War on Whiplash - part 2

Continuing on from the changes to the law regarding personal injury compensation rolled out in April 2013, further beef has been added to that skeleton framework that toughens up legislature. This month Jason highlights the salient features of the additional changes.


The War on Whiplash

On April 1st 2013 the law surrounding civil litigation, and in particular the schedule for personal injury claims, changed with the aim of reducing the number of (alleged fraudulent) claims for whiplash injury. This month Jason summarises the main changes to legislation and the implications for all concerned.