173 new public liability compo claims in Derry & Strabane
DfI Roads Western Division received 173 new public liability claims for compensation in 2021-2022.
Members of Derry City & Strabane District Council’s Environment and Regeneration Committee who were receiving a presentation from the Division this week, were told that this figure included 83 claims for vehicular damage, 78 for personal injury and 12 for property damage.
In the same period, £345,431.04 was paid out on 97 claims, some of which covered settlements relating to previous years. There were 108 claims rejected during this period.