In respond to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) consultation on their draft annual plan for 2020-21, Rachel Cairnes, Policy and Public Affairs Adviser at the Association of Consumer Support Organisations (ACSO) made the following comm
The Government's implementation of a new online claims portal, currently set for April 6, will enable adult claimants bring claims without the use of a lawyer. However, the new system will exclude children, meaning they will have to pay for their own lawyers to receive compensation following a car crash.
Matthew Maxwell Scott, executive director of ACSO (Association of Consumer Support Organisations), said:
Matthew Maxwell Scott, executive director at the Association of Consumer Support Organisations (ACSO) was asked will the LiP portal empower personal injury claimants?