Publication - Statistics publication

Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2016-2017

Published: 28 Aug 2018
Directorate:
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781787811256

The 2016-17 Civil Justice in Scotland release includes main statistics tables and figures and supplementary statistics tables.

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85 page PDF

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Contents
Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2016-2017
Table 17: Civil law cases initiated and disposed of[1] in the Sheriff Personal Injury Court[2], 2016-17

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Table 17: Civil law cases initiated and disposed of[1] in the Sheriff Personal Injury Court[2], 2016-17

Case Type Initiated Disposed
Accident at work 1,135 548
Road traffic accident 832 438
Pleural plaques 153 100
Clinical negligence 105 29
Asbestos 216 10
Slip, Trip or Fall 86 6
Vibration white finger 14 6
Repetitive strain injury 4 1
Relative's claim 1 1
Live Mesothelioma 1 0
Other 409 224
Total 2,956 1,363

1. Figures for initiations and disposals do not necessarily refer to the same cases.
2. Sheriff Personal Injury Court was established on 22 September 2015.
3. Includes cases initiated and disposed within Personal Injury Chapter 36A.


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