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Personal injury damages in Scotland an exposition of the law governing the calculation of damages in personal injury cases by S. A. Bennett

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Published by Barnstoneworth Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English



  • Scotland.


  • Damages -- Scotland.,
  • Personal injuries -- Scotland.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby S.A. Bennett.
LC ClassificationsKDC542 .B46 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxliii, 862 p. ;
Number of Pages862
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4023021M
ISBN 100953415228
LC Control Number2001409311

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Regulation. The allowance of success fees is an interesting point. Market intelligence tells us that claims management companies (CMCs) are already recovering percentages of damages in Scotland that are often disproportionate to the damages received. The Taylor Report attached weight to proper and efficient regulation. Personal Injury. Under Scots law where a person is injured or their property is damaged as a result of the wrongful (e.g negligent) actions of another person or organisation he or she can, if relevant criteria are satisfied, raise an action in the civil courts for damages in respect of loss, injury and harm suffered. A resource for courts and practitioners in the assessment of damages in personal injury cases. The Guidelines contain bookmarks to aid navigation – to access bookmarks please click on the ‘ribbon’ icon at the top right hand side of the PDF. Green Book Fifth Edition (PDF KB). McEwan & Paton on Damages for Personal Injuries in Scotland is published by W. Green. To find out more about W. Green, and our products please visit back to top.

About Personal Injury Damages in Scotland. Personal Injury Damages in Scotland provides PI lawyers and claims companies with access to expert edited judgments with copious reference to case law. This is simply a “must have” for all those involved with PI Damages in Scotland. The commentary goes on to state that district judges regularly award damages of a few hundred pounds in cases of minor transient injury. A new chapter is also introduced on chronic pain, and a short section on general damages for pain, suffering and loss of amenity before death (chapter 1). The law in Scotland and in England differs on the items deductible from damages. This has generated uncertainty in relation, for example, to deductibility of private health insurance and residential care costs, the quantum of which may be very substantial. The Damages (Investment returns and periodical payments)(Scotland) Bill was introduced to Scottish Parliament on 15 June with the aim of creating a clearer, fairer and more credible way of setting the personal injury discount rate. Evidence was heard by the Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee in October and earlier this month, which gave parties representing interests either side of the .