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Nine Out of Ten People Support Clampdown on Whiplash Claims

CHESTER, England May 21, 2012

  • Many believe the compensation culture is getting out of control [ 1 ]


Peter Harrison,  car insurance expert at MoneySupermarket , said:

"Just as we saw the government banning referral fees to personal injury lawyers last year, it is encouraging to see it continuing to try to tackle the problem of escalating car insurance costs. Exaggerated whiplash claims on even the most minor of incidents have contributed to an unprecedented hike in premiums over the last few years. This clampdown is a step in the right direction for motorists who want to see the cost of their car insurance reduced. We hope to see changes implemented quickly and efficiently but, until then, it is vital drivers shop around for the best deal to make their hard earned cash go further."

Notes to editors:


Do you welcome the government’s clampdown on insurance claims for whiplash?

  • Yes – the compensation culture is getting out of control (65.7%)
  • Yes – it annoys me that false whiplash claims are bumping up insurance costs (26.8%)
  • No – it will put people off claiming if they’re injured (2.6%)
  • No – it will give insurers an excuse to turn a claim down (4.2%)
  • I don’t know (0.7%)

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