ARAG plc

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  • About ARAG

    ARAG UK is a specialist legal insurance provider and is part of the internationally recognised ARAG Group which serves 14 countries worldwide.

    Providing several emergency assistance insurance products and an innovative range of Before-the-Event and After-the-Event legal insurance products and services, ARAG UK prides itself on its client-focused approach. This has been recognised by the industry following the results of the Insurance 360 Legal Expenses Insurers Study in which ARAG UK was voted 'best legal insurance provider'. youTalk-insurance sharing ARAG UK insurance news. 

Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (‘whiplash’) Claims Process

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Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (‘whiplash’) Claims Process

From its publication in November 2016, the Government’s consultation “Reforming the Soft Tissue Injury (‘whiplash’) Claims Process” provoked much commentary from insurers and professionals who work with personal injury claims. The consultation included 31 questions and for good measure the Ministry of Justice published an accompanying Impact Assessment which raised a further 40-odd questions/calls for data and information. The closing date of 6th January drew much criticism as the pressure was on stakeholders to respond so shortly after the Christmas break.

On 17th January, the Financial Secretary to the Treasury announced, in advance of the Government releasing its response to the consultation, that legislation would be started “later this month”.  This is bound to reinforce the general perception that the reforms are a “done deal” irrespective of the views of respondents

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ARAG launches new Care Providers’ insurance policy (video)

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