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Carpenters News - 2017


Responding to the Publication of the Prison and Courts Reform Bill and the MoJ's Consultation Response

Posted 23 February 2017 by Donna Scully

Responding to the publication today (23 February 2017) of the Government’s Prisons and Courts Bill and the MoJ’s response to the consultation on the whiplash and soft tissue injury claims process...

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Comment on Justice Select Committee's Evidence Session 7th February 2017

Posted 02 February 2017 by Donna Scully

The Justice Select Committee's evidence session next week (7 February) is likely to be the only chance for Parliament to conduct some pre-legislative scrutiny on the Government's 'whiplash' reforms ahead of legislation. This is clearly insufficient given the potential legal implications, disruption to the sector and the negative impact it will have on the rights of injured persons. If it is to be the best that we can expect, it must be made to count.

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Focus on Fraud

Posted 11 January 2017 by Donna Scully

What a difference a couple of weeks can make. When the final meeting of the Insurance Times Fraud Charter 2016 took place in early November, the fight against fraud looked to be heading in the right direction...

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Donna Scully Interview with Modern Claims Magazine

Posted 06 January 2017 by Donna Scully

Following the announcement of the whiplash consultation from the Ministry of Justice, Brendan Gurrie, Modern Claims, spoke to Donna Scully about the potential unintended consequences of the proposed measures on the claims industry and its genuine claimants...

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