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MLA To Partner With Pure Claims

Through our specialist industrial disease subsidiary MLA, Speed Medical has entered into an exclusive partnership with Pure Claims – the UK’s largest provider of NIHL claims. Continue reading

Vibration White Finger

Speed Medical’s specialist industrial-disease subsidiary, MLA, has extensive experience of dealing with all sorts of injury claims related to weirdly named conditions and syndromes. Some are extremely well known, if hard to pronounce, others are less famous, with in-depth knowledge concentrated among smaller groups of sufferers, their families and professional advisors. Continue reading

Privacy Comes First

The Information Commissioner’s Office slammed GPs and insurance firms over patient data privacy at the end of last month. After a lengthy investigation into the industry, the ICO said that insurers could be in breach of several of the Data Protection Act’s principles around patients giving informed and explicit consent, data being kept longer than necessary and data security. Continue reading

No Shortage of Photographic Evidence

Everyone knows that good photographic evidence can often be the deciding factor in contested road traffic accident claims although I doubt that even the keenest advocate for its use would suggest something as dangerous as taking ‘selfies’ while at the wheel of a moving vehicle. But it appears we brits are doing just that. Continue reading

Relationships vs Transactions

Not that long ago, the perceived wisdom in business was just to sell. To sell as much as possible, to as many as possible. Transaction after transaction, conducted in the fastest time at the highest margin with often no more than a faint hope of repeat business. Continue reading

Complex Doesn’t Have To Mean Complicated

Hopefully that’s a message you will have seen recently as we’ve been busily promoting the fact that we are here to help your business do more business, whether your case relates to a road traffic accident or a specialist / complex case. Continue reading

Answer The Call

In mid-July, the MoJ launched a Call for Evidence as part of its planned review of the impact of the MedCo Portal. The review, which was always planned but was brought forward, is open to anyone that uses the portal and will investigate various aspects of the new system including the qualifying criteria for Medical Reporting Organisations, the impact of MedCo on medical reporting volumes, the declaration of financial links document and the number and mix of MROs resulting from a search on the platform. Continue reading

Wellbeing Concerns

A large number of workers in the UK believe work is having a detrimental effect on their health and wellbeing, causing unnecessary suffering and leading to a loss of productivity for their employers. Continue reading

NIHL Claims Shake-Up

You will probably have read over the last couple of weeks that the Association of British Insurers (ABI), has renewed its call for yet another shake-up in the industry, this time where noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) is concerned. Continue reading

Fad, Fashion or Natural Evolution

It’s incredible how online design trends spread. They start slowly, get adopted by a few pioneering website owners keen to experiment and then, before you know it, everyone’s at it. What was once adventurous and different soon becomes standard and boring. Not to mention ineffective. Continue reading

 
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