Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (754)

Robert Troy

Question:

754. Deputy Robert Troy asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation if she will provide data (details supplied) in relation to each of the years 2011 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form. [36847/19]

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Written answers (Question to Business)

The total number of claims received by the Personal Injury Assessment Board (PIAB) and awards made, where consent to assessment has been given, are set out in Table 1.

The number of awards made, where consent to assessment has been given, by category is set out in Table 2.

Table 1: PIAB Claims received and Awards made 2011 to 2018

Year

Total claims received

Total number of awards made*

Accepted awards

Rejected awards

2019 (Jan-Mar)

8483**

2910

1021

1013 (876 cases pending)

2018

33371

12112

6206

5906

2017

33114

12663

6788

5875

2016

34056

12966

7071

5895

2015

33561

11734

6716

5018

2014

31576

12420

7519

4901

2013

31311

10656

6476

4180

2012

29603

10136

6124

4012

2011

27669

9833

5875

3958

* Where consent to assessment was given

** figures subject to some revision due to retrospective keying

Table 2: PIAB Awards by Category

Year

Total number of awards made

Motor

Public Liability

Employer Liability

2019 (Jan-Mar)

2910

Not available

Not available

Not available

2018

12112

8529

2188

1395

2017

12663

9142

2305

1216

2016

12966

9564

2244

1158

2015

11734

8815

1995

924

2014

12420

9328

2151

941

2013

10656

8062

1768

826

2012

10136

7622

1707

807

2011

9833

7521

1482

830