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Articles are contributed by members of Brain Injury Group, email enquiries@braininjurygroup.co.uk to find out more.

A person with a brain injury gardening with his carer illustrating Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority claims and Jim's story

Jim (names have been changed to protect identity) was the victim of an unprovoked assault. He was punched, causing him to fall backwards and hit his head on a hard object. He sustained a traumatic…
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A group of young man tussle aggressively at a bar illustrating criminal injuries and how we can help with Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme compensation claims

The Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme, administered by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) is a Government funded scheme that is designed to compensate victims of violent crimes. CICA statistics, published by the Government for the…
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Traffic in London illustrating changes to the Highway Code

Kim Chamberlain, a partner at Brain Injury Group member firm CL Medilaw, discusses the recent changes to the highway code and who they affect. The aim of the Highway Code changes is to improve the…
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A healthcare practitioner comforts a lady during a mental capacity assessment illustrating fluctuating capacity

The Mental Capacity Act provides a framework to protect people who lack the capacity to make their own decisions and aims to maximise their ability to participate in any decision-making. The Act sets out 5…
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