Claims culture has taken hold and we will all pay for it
Published 01/09/2015 | 02:30
A claims culture is taking hold again, a decade after the Injuries Board was set up to tackle it.
It might surprise some people but insurers bear much of the blame for surging premiums due to their under-pricing of policies and failing to put sufficient reserves in place.
But so does a renewed bout of claims-hungry citizens, their fee-chasing lawyers and munificent judges.