Jackson: Fixed Costs Needed For All Accident Claims Up To £250k

How do you think this could potentially impact those who have suffered from a serious injury in the UK when making accident claims using the services of lawyers and solicitors. Makes for an interesting read, go see what you think on the Law Gazette website.

Lord Justice Jackson, architect of the present civil costs regime, last night called for fixed costs to apply to all claims valued up to £250,000.

Jackson (pictured) urged government ministers to make reform an immediate priority with a view to setting fixed recoverable costs by the end of this year.