New discount rate for personal injury claims announced

27th February 2017

This morning the Lord Chancellor announced a new discount rate for personal injury claims.

Ged Horton, a solicitor in our Serious Injury department commented on the changes: “We welcome the Lord Chancellor’s announcement on the new discount rate today, changing from 2.5% to -0.75%. Today’s decision reflects the reality of the tough financial climate faced by seriously injured Claimants’ who need to cautiously invest their damages for the rest of their lives.”

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25th April 2018

The latest figures from the Government’s Compensation Recovery Unit have revealed that the number of personal injury claims, including clinical negligence claims, has dropped to the lowest it’s been in a decade.

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