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The insurance and long term savings industry works hard to look after people, businesses and society, providing financial support in old age and times of trouble. The ABI looks forward to working with the new Government in tackling these issues.
Thousands given false hope of compensation pay outs for industrial deafness as claims lawyers look to exploit the new whiplash
The ABI is warning that the UK’s on-going compensation culture is resulting in thousands of people wrongly being led to believe they can get compensation for hearing problems as claimant lawyers and claims management companies shift their attention to lucrative noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) claims.
Every day too many people are needlessly injured because others did not take, or could not be bothered to take, proper care.
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) is welcoming a move by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to tackle the growing number and cost of claims for noise induced hearing loss (NIHL). The MoJ has asked the Civil Justice Council (CJC) to consider the issue and make recommendations.