Claim for a rear—end shunt incorporating a claim under the European Communities (Rights against Insurers) Regulations 2002
Claim for a rear—end shunt incorporating a claim under the European Communities (Rights against Insurers) Regulations 2002

The following PI & Clinical Negligence guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Claim for a rear—end shunt incorporating a claim under the European Communities (Rights against Insurers) Regulations 2002

Claim No. [insert claim number]

In the county court at[insert]

Between:

  1. Mr a.b.        Claimant

  1. and

  1. C.d. Insurance limited        Defendant

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Particulars of claim

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  1. 1

    This action is brought against the Defendant pursuant to Regulation 3 of the European Communities (Rights against Insurers) Regulations 2002 (SI 2002/3061).

  2. 2

    At all times material to this action:

    1. 2.1

      the Claimant was the driver of a [insert make] motor vehicle, registration number [insert registration number] (‘the Claimant’s vehicle’). He was and is an entitled party within the meaning of the aforesaid Regulations

    2. 2.2

      the Defendant was the insurer who issued a policy of motor insurance (policy reference number [reference/policy number]), in accordance with s 145 of the Road Traffic Act 1988, and which insured a [insert make] motor vehicle, registration number [insert registration number] (‘the Defendant’s vehicle’) for use on a road or other public place in the United Kingdom

    3. 2.3

      the