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#Payouts

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Personal injury claims have cost the State €2 billion this decade
# Steep Increase
# Steep Increase

Personal injury claims have cost the State €2 billion this decade

Dec 23rd 2019, 12:05 AM 17,282 Views 61 Comments

The figures were released to Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath via parliamentary question.

Almost a billion Euro paid out in medical negligence cases since 2014, new figures show
# Payouts
# Payouts

Almost a billion Euro paid out in medical negligence cases since 2014, new figures show

Jul 1st 2019, 6:30 AM 13,310 Views 21 Comments

Payouts have totalled €108 million for the first five months of 2019.

Minister meets insurers amid claims customers left underpaid following Storm Ophelia and Emma
# Payouts
# Payouts

Minister meets insurers amid claims customers left underpaid following Storm Ophelia and Emma

Mar 3rd 2019, 7:30 AM 9,330 Views 12 Comments

A minister at the Department of Finance sought the meeting on the foot of reports customers were underpaid.

'Stark multiples': Personal injury payouts here 4 times higher than in the UK
# Insurance
# Insurance

'Stark multiples': Personal injury payouts here 4 times higher than in the UK

Sep 18th 2018, 5:20 PM 8,899 Views 20 Comments

A new report recommends urgently taking action to address the level of payouts in personal injury claims.

€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last election
# Bonanza
# Bonanza

€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last election

Jul 31st 2017, 7:47 AM 18,834 Views 64 Comments

199 former staff shared in the redundancy payouts, with eight ex-employees receiving packages worth more than €100,000 apiece.

Ireland's legal profession just pointed the finger firmly at insurers when it comes to spiralling motor insurance costs
# They Did It
# They Did It

Ireland's legal profession just pointed the finger firmly at insurers when it comes to spiralling motor insurance costs

Sep 13th 2016, 3:31 PM 33,568 Views 72 Comments

The Oireachtas finance committee has been hearing from all sides in the motor insurance dispute today.

Flight MH370 families get $50,000 each in first compensation payouts‎
# Insurer
# Insurer

Flight MH370 families get $50,000 each in first compensation payouts‎

Jun 13th 2014, 7:25 PM 8,758 Views 7 Comments

Full payment to the families, who can claim up to more than three times the amount of the initial payout, would be made later

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims
# Hacking
# Hacking

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims

Jan 20th 2012, 9:42 AM 1,292 Views 10 Comments

News International admitted it paid a private investigator to hack phones and blag information about a number of high profile figures in the UK who received compensation yesterday.