Future losses

Future losses guidance:

Life expectancy statistics Tables providing life expectancy are prepared and released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). These tables are now referred to as...

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STOP PRESS: Note that amendments to CPR PD 22 regarding statements of truth will come into force on 6 April 2020. The changes address the issue of cases where a witness...

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If a claimant has lost entitlement to state pension as a result of an accident there is, on the face of it, a potential claim in respect of that loss. However, to assess...

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The claim and basis for it This type of claim is made on behalf of a living claimant whose life expectancy has been reduced as a result of the defendant’s negligence....

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. Which...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019....

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[In the High Court of Justice OR In the COUNTY COURT AT [insert]] [[Specify division]] [[Specify Specialist court]] [[Insert location] District Registry] Claim No:...

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[In the High Court of Justice OR In the COUNTY COURT AT [insert]] [[Specify division]] [[Specify Specialist court]] [[Insert location] District Registry] Claim No:...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. The...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. The...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25% from the previous level of minus 0.75%. The new discount rate came...

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Gross to net income conversion For further information, see: Gross to net income converted: Butterworths Personal Injury Litigation Service [321]–[360]....

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For the most recent national life tables published by the Office for National Statistics for the UK, see National life tables: UK. For further information, see...

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National life tables National life tables, which are produced annually for the UK and its constituent countries, provide period expectation of life statistics. Period...

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This Practice Note considers in detail when damages for loss of a chance (loss of an opportunity damages) may be recoverable, with reference to the test in Allied Maples...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019, the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. In cases...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019, the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. The...

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The information in this Practice Note is obtained from Butterworths Personal Injury Litigation Service (BPILS), which states in the introduction to nursing rates: ‘These...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. See also...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019 the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019. Objective...

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[date]Claimant’s date of birth [date]Accident [date][Important medical milestones, such as discharge from hospital or surgery] [date][if appropriate, return to work]...

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[In the COUNTY COURT AT [insert] OR In the High Court of Justice] [[Specify division]] [[Insert location] District Registry] Claim No: Between [Insert name] Claimant and...

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STOP PRESS: Note that amendments to CPR PD 22 regarding statements of truth will come into force on 6 April 2020. The changes address the issue of cases where a witness...

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NOTE: On 15 July 2019, the Lord Chancellor announced that the discount rate would change to minus 0.25%. The new discount rate came into effect on 5 August 2019....

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Damages General damages General damages are awarded for pain, suffering and loss of amenity. They will be quantified with reference to the medical evidence. As the...

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STOP PRESS: Note that amendments to CPR PD 22 regarding statements of truth will come into force on 6 April 2020. The changes address the issue of cases where a witness...

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