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Covid-19 update: Business as usual at Bolt Burdon Kemp

Bolt Burdon Kemp continues to remain very much open for business. We are passionate about achieving life-changing results for our clients, providing excellent client care and ensuring you receive the support you need.

We continue to progress our clients’ existing cases and support new clients with their cases.

All of our wonderful people are successfully working from home. We have re-opened our office so that those who need to work in the office are able to do so, in a socially distanced and safe manner. 

Our strategy of working in teams continues to ensure there is always someone for you to talk to. We are using telephone and video-conferencing very effectively. A number of multi-million pound cases have settled since the virus outbreak, using these facilities.

We are determined more than ever that the wheels of justice will keep on turning.

Contact us on 020 7288 4800 or info@boltburdonkemp.co.uk and one of our team will get in touch with you.

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Dodgy insurers are unregulated when they target accident victims

As members of the Motor Accident Solicitors Society (MASS), Bolt Burdon Kemp’s road accident personal injury lawyers are at the forefront of a campaign to stamp out questionable insurance practices, known as ‘third party caprture’. This is where insurers attempt to settle personal injury claims direct with the accident victim, preventing them from obtaining expert legal advice and usually agreeing damages at a vastly reduced rate.

Such practices include ‘Cold Calling/Doorstepping’, ‘Misrepresentation and Untruths’, and settling claims without medical evidence (when the injury claim clearly requires one). MASS issued a briefing note yesterday on their current campaign. The Government says that the Financial Services Authority should regulate this, but the FSA rules appear not to apply when insurers are dealing with third parties (such as accident vicitms) who are not their policy holders. The MASS campaign chimes in with our own, and we are working with MASS and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers to stamp out this practice, which serves to victimise those who have already been injured through no fault of their own.

See MASS Briefing note

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