The Post says this follows
from plans released earlier this month which outlined the ABI and
Motor Insurers' Bureau's intention to establish a £2m central
database of employers liability cases.
Andrew Morgan is quoted in an article
about personal injury involvement in the Employers' Liability
The Post Magazine story published on
22 April 2010 said that the Association of British Insurers has
welcomed the idea of involving personal injury lawyers' data in the
Employers' Liability Tracing Office.
, partner in our personal injury
department said it was vital that the ELTO has significant
consumer and legal representation."It would be essential to have
claimant and personal injury representatives, and possibly a wider
consumer representation, to ensure a level of independence.
"I would not want such an important
system to be left entirely in the hands of the insurer paymasters.
There would be an apparent conflict of interest in doing