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I have been involved in a road accident, what should I do?

  • Call the police. At the site of the accident, a police officer will make a police report, assess whether any drivers were intoxicated, and direct traffic around the accident.
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Don't talk about mental health

“What is the leading cause of death for men under the age of 49?”

This is the question we asked our class of paramedics receiving their mental health training the other day…

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Motor Vehicle Laws in India are very crucial and most vulnerable set of laws. There are many aspects to their vulnerability, foremost being the depth upto which they dive into the society. 140 more words


The stone age answer to the A27 traffic issue

Here’s a quick summary of the proposals in the A27 upgrade scheme Public Consultation Brochure. Anything in quotation marks “” is the exact wording from the document. 1,257 more words

Cycling In Worthing

Do you cycle on the pavement?

Do you cycle on the pavement? I do. Sometimes I just want to enjoy my ride home without the fear that it might be my last. 839 more words

Quest Adventure

Changing the small claims track

In November 2015, the Government announced that it planned to increase the small claims limit for personal injuries to £5000. Following a consultation on making reforms to soft tissue injury claims (often referred to as whiplash injury) the Government has now (March 2017) decided that while Road Traffic Accident claims for less than £5000 should stay in the small claims track, the small claims limit for other personal injury claims should become £2000. 50 more words

Chapter 8

Dealing with whiplash injuries: the Prisons and Courts Bill 2017

For some time the Government (under pressure from the Insurance industry) has been concerned about the numbers of claims and the aggregate amount of those claims for minor injuries arising from Road Traffic Accidents. 380 more words

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