A round-up of this week’s news highlights from the Claims and Tech industry.

 

News from the claims industry.

The High Court has ordered indemnity costs against a West London NHS Trust for outrageous “bimbling”. | Litigation Futures |

NHS Wales medical negligence payouts have risen by 43% in 4 years to over £90m in 2017-18 | BBC |

In a recent case the Court of Appeal has awarded exemplary damages against insurance fraudsters | Insurance business mag |

The High Court has rejected a claim against a national firm from a former client stating that none of the allegations of progessional negligence ‘came even close’ to being established. | Law Gazette |

 

News from the Tech industry.

A KPMG survey of 150 UK leaders suggests a  rise in demand for data scientists. | IT PRO |

The Education secretary Damian Hinds has urged the tech sector to innovate for the education sector. | IT PRO |