Accident + Injury Claims – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

May 12, 2020

Woman who fell wins against Dunnes Stores court appeal

12th May 2020 An elderly woman will hold onto her €102,000 award after Dunnes Stores lost its appeal over a finding its negligence lead to her falling and suffering serious hip injuries while shopping in its store in Cork’s Bishopstown shopping centre. Rose Desmond was awarded the injury compensation by […]
January 30, 2020

Fraudulent injury compensation claim withdrawn from High Court

30th January, 2020 THE Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland has described the withdrawal of a personal injury claim in the High Court as a “victory for putting suspicious claims to the test”. The MIBI was defending a personal injury claim lodged by a man residing in Lusk, Co Dublin who […]
December 16, 2019

Is the insurance industry dishonest ?

16th December, 2019 The publication today of Central Bank data strips away the insurance industry mask to reveal motor insurance premiums have risen by a massive 42% even though, in the same period, claims fell by 2.5%. In addition, the Central Bank reveals that the industry is generating an operating […]
September 13, 2019

Injury compensation in Ireland is not 4.4 times English awards as the insurance industry would have us believe – capping awards may not be the answer

13th September 2019. Martin Kenneally recently published an article in which he demonstartes that Irish injury (PI) awards are around 1.55 (not 4.4) times British awards, and this is almost entirely due to the higher injury severity of Irish accidents compared with Britain. He makes other interesting observations :- PI […]