Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Damages in anticipation of death (LIVE WEBINAR)

APIL CPD:
All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

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This webinar looks at the difficult, but important, issue of how the courts award damages when a claimant has reduced life expectancy as a result of their injuries.

  • What is the effect of a judgment or settlement prior to death?
  • How does reduced life expectancy affect the award for pain and suffering?
  • What is the appropriate multiplier when there is reduced life expectancy?
  • Are funeral expenses recoverable when a claimant has a reduced life expectancy?
  • How do you calculate loss of income during the "lost years"?
  • Can a child claimant claim for "lost years"?
  • Can you claim for DIY and services  during the lost years?
  • Does the claimant have to prove a loss?
  • Practical steps that the claimant's solicitor can take

In addition the webinar looks at the awards for pain and suffering made prior to death or when the claimant has a reduced life expectancy

Cost:

1 person: £65 + VAT  |  2 - 6 people: £105 + VAT  |  7 people or more: £160 + VAT


On-demand

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