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The Right Way to Dispute a Parking Ticket

November 27, 2015 12:00 pm

Parking tickets can be a massive nuisance. You park somewhere sure that it is safe and legal to do so, only to find a ticket slapped on it. However, in some cases that ticket should not have been issued. In this instance it is important to remain calm and dispute the ticket in the right way. Grounds for appeal Grounds for appeal can include- Incorrect fines (for example fining someone despite legally parking somewhere) Excessive penalties (Charging too much for the fine) Not following correct...
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Beware Fraudulent Accident Claims

November 20, 2015 12:00 pm

Unfortunately, fraudulent accident claims are becoming an increasing occurrence – criminals are deliberately causing accidents in order to claim compensation for injuries occurred at the time, sometimes exaggerating those injuries or the amount of people on the scene pop over to this web-site. Fortunately, there are simple ways to prevent this from happening. Be prepared The simplest things to have with you in your car at all times are a pen, a notepad and a disposable camera. These are all relatively inexpensive items yet they...
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Appealing a Driving Ban

November 13, 2015 12:00 pm

If you are in Court and there is the possibility of a driving ban then it is likely there is a serious offence behind your conviction. However, in some cases there can be mitigating circumstances. In this guide we will look at the right and the wrong way to go about appealing a driving ban. Where to appeal You have 21 days after the sentence to make your appeal. If a Magistrate’s court originally passed sentence then the appeal goes to the Crown court. If...
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A Guide to Claiming Compensation

November 6, 2015 11:38 am

The term “compensation” has received a bit of a bad name in recent times. It is often associated with people complaining they were scalded by spilling hot coffee and generally it has been associated with people trying to get something for nothing. However, the simple fact is if you, a friend or a family member were to be injured and couldn’t work because of falling on a wet spill that wasn’t clearly marked the chances are you would want compensation for it. In this article...
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