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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.

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Justice Secretary: 'Whiplash epidemic must be stopped'

For too long honest drivers have been bearing the price of a system that has been open to abuse and it is time for that to change.

We are proposing action to support effective whiplash diagnosis by medical experts and to simplify procedures which will help bring speculative or fraudulent claims before a judge - so genuine claims can still be settled but fraudsters are left in no doubt there will be no more easy paydays.

– Justice Secretary Chris Grayling

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