The events of 2020 will have a long-lasting impact for many years to come but despite the pandemic, there have been some positive changes within the legal industry. Several rulings have been approved and the changes introduced should help those affe...Read More
Mental capacity is the ability to make your own decisions. Unfortunately, some people are not able to do this. There are several reasons that this could happen – dementia, a mental health problem, learning disability, intoxication or an acquired br...Read More
Speeding is a factor in one in three fatal road crashes, the higher the speed a vehicle travels, the greater chance of serious injury or death if there is an accident.
At NV Legal we witness first-hand the devastating impact a road accident can ha...Read More
Brain injury rehabilitation units are beginning to reopen amid the pandemic, a move which has been welcomed by brain injury solicitors including NV Legal.
Calvert Reconnections, a neuro-rehabilitation centre based in the Lake District is taking re...Read More
Motorcyclists have a much higher chance having an accident than car drivers. Analysis by Brake, the road safety charity, has found that, on average, those on two wheels face 63 times higher risk of being killed or seriously injured on British roads, ...Read More
Millions of people in the UK suffer with back pain according to The British Pain Society with eight million adults in the UK reporting chronic back pain that is moderate to severely disabling.
Back pain alone accounts for 40% of sickness absence i...Read More
Powered Transporters, a term coined by the government, covers Segways, Hoverboards, Balance Boards and Electric Scooters.
Operating using similar methods, Powered Transporters serve as an alternative to the traditional scooter or motorbike.
Our client was riding her moped along a public road when her front wheel went into a large pothole causing her to lose control and be thrown from the vehicle.
She suffered a significant mid-shaft, femoral fracture to the left leg, requiring surger...Read More
Returning to school in September can be an anxious time for many children.
For parents of children with a Special Educational Need (SEN) including a brain injury, the return can be a worrying time.
With the correct support system in place most ...Read More
Companies have adapted during the Coronavirus pandemic and many have seen that employees can be just as productive working from home.
So much so, many are now considering home working as a viable alternative going forward. Twitter announced that a...Read More