Fatal Accidents on the Road

The most recent statistics from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) (for the period from 1st January- 31st December, 2023) confirm that in 2023 there were 184 fatalities on the road in Ireland. This represents a 19% increase from 2022 figures for the same period. The...

The Impact of the New Personal Injuries Guidelines

The new Personal Injuries Guidelines commenced on April 24 2021.  Published by the Judicial Council, they set new guideline levels for personal injury compensation in Ireland. The objective was to bring greater consistency across personal injuries awards and to...

Callan Tansey Solicitors finalist in Irish Law Awards 2021

Callan Tansey Solicitors has been named as a finalist in Irish Law Awards 2021. The awards recognise excellence in the legal profession in Ireland. We are delighted to have been selected as finalists for five awards this year. The range of categories in which we have...

Recent Changes in Personal Injuries Litigation

The PIAB (Amendment) Act 2019 which came into force on 2rd April, 2019 introduced new rules in relation to PIAB most crucially there is an increased emphasis on parties obligations to comply with PIAB’s procedures and provides that a Court may penalise either party on...

Second and Final Report of the Personal Injuries Commission

The Personal Injuries Commission (PIC), which was established following the Cost of Insurance Working Group Report on the Cost of Motor Insurance in January 2017, has published its Second and Final Report. Chairperson of the Personal Injuries Commission, Nicholas J...