Small Claims: Personal Injury

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 20th September 2017.

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Photo of Madeleine Moon Madeleine Moon Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, whether he has plans to bring forward legislative proposals to increase the small claims limit for road traffic accident-related personal injury claims to £5,000 and to increase the small claims limit for all other personal injury claims to £2,000.

Photo of Dominic Raab Dominic Raab The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice

On 23 February 2017 the Government published details of reforms relating to road traffic accident-related personal injury claims in its response to the ‘Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (‘whiplash’) Claims Process consultation - https://consult.justice.gov.uk/digital-communications/reforming-soft-tissue-injury-claims/, which sets out reforms to increase the small claims track limit for road traffic accident related personal injury claims to £5,000, and for all other personal injury claims to £2,000.

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