Fall in amount paid out in compensation claims in Donegal

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Google+ News Pinterest Fall in amount paid out in compensation claims in Donegal Pinterest New figures from the injuries board show there was a fall in amount paid out in compensation claims in Donegal last year, but there was an increase in the number of claims.A total of 4.7 million euro was paid out through the injuries board last year, down from 5.17 million in 2009.This off the back of 233 awards to claimaints in 2010 an icrease of 10.There was no surge in claims following the adverse weather at the start of last year as some had predicted.CEO of Injuries board.ie Patricia Byron says the fall in payments can be linked to the down turn in the economy:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/patri1pm.mp3[/podcas] Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter By News Highland – March 2, 2011 center_img Facebook Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also WhatsApp Facebook Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota WhatsApp 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Twitter Previous articleFunding for work on Derry/Coleraine railway postponedNext articleAn Bord Pleanala declines permission for major Ballyshannon development News Highland last_img read more