This week: Personal injury, fundamental flaws and results


Personal injury was also top of the insurance headlines, albeit at the other end of the body, with the government's confirmation there are to be fixed tariffs capping whiplash compensation payouts. The Ministry of Justice said it intends to raise the small claims track from £1000 to £5000 for road traffic accident related injuries. It will raise the small claims track for all other personal injury claims to £2000, in line with inflation. As part of the Prisons and Courts Bill, the MoJ also a