'Government wants to crack down on whiplash culture'

James Dalton, head of Motor and Liability at the Association of British Insurers said: "Half a million whiplash claims a year. That's about 1,500-1,600 claims a day.

"The reality is that that is driving up people's car insurance premiums and the government is today announcing a set of proposals, that it is putting out to consultation to really crack down on the whiplash culture."


Plans to cut whiplash claims

The Government will unveil plans to reduce the huge number of whiplash claims which have been pushing up insurance premiums.