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How will technology save lives on the road?

21st September 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

Companies like Google and Tesla are en route to revolutionising how we drive. As a company we’ve highlighted the dangers technology posed to your safety on the road in the past, but advances in tech are not only making our cars greener and more efficient but potentially, they are making our roads a safer place to drive.


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Your guide to the 2018 'Whiplash Claims Reforms'

13th September 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

The government published its intent to crack down on fake whiplash claims February 2017 and this even made it into the Queen's speech in June 2017.

If you’re not sure what this means and how it might affect you, this blog gives you an easy break down of the new reforms and how they are likely to affect you.


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NHS waiting times & your care

7th September 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

Over the past few years we have seen a pronounced increase in NHS waiting times. This year 1,544 people are reported as waiting over 52 weeks for treatment on the NHS, which is more than a sevenfold increase from 2013.


Where to check for asbestos when buying a house

4th September 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

Asbestos is a carcinogenic substance that can lead to serious health conditions years after exposure. The presence of asbestos in older houses presents a risk of life-changing conditions.


Medical negligence and maternity

15th June 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

There are an estimated 700,000 live births in the UK each year and in 2014, the NHS paid £410m in obstetrics claims, which was 41% of a £1.1bn compensation budget.



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Package holiday health essentials

1st June 2017

Posted by: Your Legal Friend

You’ve spent months fantasising about lazing in the sun by day, and living it up in fancy bars by night, which means zero percent of your plans involve being ill on holiday. But being prepared is nothing to be ashamed of – it could just save the entire trip. Here are some key things you’ll need for a healthy getaway.