New Government Civil Liability Act
This affects all UK motorists, it’s very important that you read this. We offer the most comprehensive cover available and our new policy is designed to give you the best cover and price in the UK.
The government has introduced a law regarding the pursuing of personal injury claims by motorists and passengers, the reason for this legislation is that the government want to lessen personal injury claims in particular for whiplash.
From the 1st of May 2021 motorists will not be able to claim solicitors fees as part of their personal injury claims up to £5,000 per person.
We have decided that this will cause problems for our clients and we are offering a new policy, which will include reclaiming any personal injury claims up to £5,000 free of cost. We have also added several additional policy features to help our clients.
More serious personal injury claims over £5,000 will remain covered by the Insurance on your Legal Protection Insurance Policy by Solicitors as before. The amount of cover is up to £100,000 which is the most offered by the Insurance industry.
We are absorbing most of the extra premium needed to offer this additional cover, which will leave a small additional premium, we are determined to offer the best possible prices and cover for our clients during this difficult period as we hopefully come out of the pandemic.
We are offering several important additions to our policy which are listed below: