I deal with this subject in detail in my forthcoming book – Personal Injury Small Claims, Portals and Fixed Costs available from Amazon here.
On 17 November 2016 the Ministry of Justice published its consultation paper – Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (Whiplash) Claims Process which can be accessed and responded to here .
In other blogs, listed at the bottom of this piece, I have dealt with the key proposals in relation to the personal injury small claims limit, scrapping or restricting general damages for RTA whiplash injuries, creating a tariff system for more serious whiplash injuries and banning pre-medical report offers, amending the rule concerning discontinuance in Qualified One-Way Costs Shifting and disclosing on the Claim Notification Form the source of the claim.
This post deals with the remaining issues.
Part 7 – Call for evidence on related issues – appears at pages 35 –…
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