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Vaginal Mesh Implant Claims

  What they are: A vaginal mesh implant is an implant used to help treat incontinence or support internal organs.  This most commonly occurs as women age or after a number of pregnancies when for obvious reasons, the organs come under strain and pressure and can...

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How to Make a Will

The first question, is if you need to make a will at all.  In the vast majority of cases, the answer to that is yes.  If you have no money or property, then making a will just yet might be pointless.  For everyone else, a will is necessary to make sure that your money...

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How to Find a Good Solicitor

  If you’re an ordinary hard working individual and you have an accident, need to buy a house or are served with proceedings, you’re left with a confusing choice.  You need to find a Solicitor perhaps for the first time.  It must feel like finding a good doctor in a...

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Commissioner for Oaths Explained

For most people, seeing a Commissioner for Oaths or Solicitor to have an Affidavit sworn or a Declaration witnessed is something they have not done before and it can therefore be slightly intimidating.  Believe it or not, this is how it is meant to be.  The purpose of...

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Litigation issues – THE CASE FOR MEDIATION

The Courts system in Ireland is set up so that most cases settle.  The proper functioning of the system requires is dependent on cases settling.  If a case runs, it usually clogs up the system and causes delays for the many other cases listed behind it, as a result of...

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Fatal Injury – THE CORONER’S COURT

  The role of a Coroner is to hold an inquiry into the cause of sudden, unexplained, violent or unnatural deaths.  This inquiry is called an inquest.  The basic questions to be asked by the Coroner are “how, where and when” the deceased person died. The inquest is...

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Whiplash – No thanks

According to the Injuries Board Book of Quantum, the most common type of neck injury is a whiplash injury.  Whiplash is an over extension or a sprain often suffered in a road traffic accident or other violent movement.  Essentially, a sudden acceleration or...

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Car Accident – GUIDE TO A MATERIAL DAMAGE CLAIM

AT THE SCENE OF THE ACCIDENT   Check and see if anyone has been injured. If someone is injured, call an ambulance or other emergency services. You should also call the Gardaí and you should not leave the scene of the accident unless the emergency services need you to...

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