Personal Injury

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Proposed legislation which will transform the Personal Injuries Assessment Board (PIAB) into an enhanced Personal Injuries Resolution Board (PIRB) has been published. Publishing the draft bill today, Robert Troy, minister of state for trade promotion, digital and company regulation, said the bill wo

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Proposed reforms to the Personal Injuries Assessment Board (PIAB) should be implemented as swiftly as possible, an Oireachtas committee has said. The joint committee on enterprise, trade and employment has completed its pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Personal Injuries Resoluti

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The High Court has dismissed a challenge to the application of the recently-adopted Personal Injuries Guidelines to a woman’s claim for compensation. The woman claimed that her injury would have previously attracted damages between €18,000 and €34,000, but was only assessed at €

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Duty of care legislation will be reformed to restrict the liability of occupiers, the government has announced. The proposed amendments to the Occupiers' Liability Act 1995 will be included in the Courts and Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2022 as part of the government's push to reduce in

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A senior personal injury lawyer and former president of the Law Society has said insurance firms "are laughing at you all" after a sharp decline in personal injury awards was not matched with a decrease in insurance premiums. Stuart Gilhooly SC took to Twitter to make the comments in response to an

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