Direct Provision Centre Residents May Sue For Negligently Acquired COVID–19

Residents of Direct provision centres in Ireland do not have the choice when it comes to social distancing within their own accommodations.  Unfortunately, a number of residents have contracted COVID–19 and whether these residents could take legal actions against Ireland, the Attorney General and the Department of Justice for negligence and breach of duty is […]

Legal Duties On Employers Is To Take “Reasonable Care” To Prevent Covid-19 Infections

With the recent announcement that workers in an Irish meat factory have been diagnosed with Covid-19, questions have been raised as to the potential liability of employers to workers who become infected with Covid-19 during the course of their employment. Statutory And Common Law Duties Of Care Irish employers under the Health and Safety at […]

Did Nursing Homes take prompt actions to protect their residents and staff from COVID–19 infection?

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There are nearly 20,000 confirmed cases of COVID–19 in Ireland with over 1,150 deaths. Over 5,400 Healthcare Workers have now contracted COVID–19. These are extremely high figures for a small country like Ireland. As over 60% of deaths in Ireland from COVID-19 have been in Nursing Homes actions taken by HIQA and Nursing Home Operators […]

HIQA have questions to answer over Nursing Home COVID-19 Infections

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The Health Information Equality Authority (HIQA) is charged with the regulation of Nursing Homes in Ireland and to ensure that Nursing Homes provide safe and effective care for their residents.  With mounting criticism of the levels of deaths throughout Irish Nursing Homes from Covid-19 has HIQA failed in its statutory duty to ensure that Nursing […]

Liam Moloney Elected To Executive Board Of European Personal Injury Lawyers Organisation

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Naas Solicitor Liam Moloney of Moloney & Co. Solicitors was recently appointed to the Executive Board of the Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury lawyers (PEOPIL) as its new Revitalisation Officer. Liam represents people injured in accidents abroad. He has secured compensation for tourists injured in road, hotel, cruise ship and airplane accidents and is […]

Introducing Our New Australian International Personal Injury Partners

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Injured Abroad are delighted to announce that our new Australian international Personal Injury law affiliate is Carter Capner Law. Brisbane-based Carter Capner Law provides compensation-recovery legal services for clients throughout Australia and elsewhere. Established seventy-five years, the firm has conducted successful claims for thousands of clients in the following areas of practice: – Road traffic […]

Introducing Our New Danish International Personal Injury Partners

Injured Abroad are delighted to introduce Elmer Advokater as our new Danish International Personal Injury Partners. Elmer Advokater is a specialist International personal injury firm with offices in Copenhagen. We will now work together in helping Danish and Irish tourists and other travellers pursue legal claims for compensation for personal injuries sustained in accidents in […]

Introducing Our New Spanish International Personal Injury Partners

Injured Abroad are delighted to introduce BCV Lex as our new Spanish International Personal Injury Partners. BCV Lex are a specialist International personal injury firm with offices in Madrid. We will now work together in helping Spanish and Irish tourists and other travelers pursue legal claims for compensation for personal injuries sustained in accidents in […]

Introducing Our New Czech International Personal Injury Partners

Injured Abroad are delighted to introduce the Czech Republic Law Firm of AK JUDr Marie Cilinkova based in Prague as our new Czech International Personal Injury Partners. The most common cases handled by Attorney Marie Cilinkova are Road Traffic Accidents, work-related injuries, injuries and damages related to Criminal offences and Medical malpractice cases. The firm […]