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Posted on: Sun, 7 Oct 2018 - 13:41


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get
The Notice Of Making
as well. they have been known to stuff them up.
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Posted on: Sun, 7 Oct 2018 - 13:36


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IoT is another disaster waiting to happen


FTFY
the architecture the devices is a horror story and their 'uses' are manifold.

when everything is connected everything is vulnerable
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Posted on: Sun, 23 Sep 2018 - 19:25


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it's just the font that the machine uses moves it to U.


err, what ? ? ?
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Posted on: Mon, 20 Aug 2018 - 10:33


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I think the remedy is in Tort.
I don't have access to a full set of Atkins though sad.gif
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Posted on: Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 12:39


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they have done it perfectly


if the OP knows this then I see no need for their other questions

(plus it would be pretty rare for a PE case for it to be true).
Haven't PE just been sold.....
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Posted on: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 - 18:36


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did you have a solicitor represent you ?
if not was this your first time in court.

expecting detail advice on miving forward with showing all relevant paperwork - including the truro judgment may be expecting a lot. you post doesn't give all rthe facts needed, only the paper trail can do that.
did at least 75% of the residents agree to the parking scheme ?
yes the paper trail for the introduction of the scheme will be needed.
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Posted on: Thu, 9 Aug 2018 - 19:08


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Injunction still on the cards (as per the linked UKPC case)

I wonder whois actually putting the tckets on the car ?
Does a PPC bod come around and do it or is it the MA (or a fellow resident ? ) who does it ? (this is often done like this on commission/a bounty).
if its the MA that does it there may torts in the offing
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Posted on: Sat, 28 Jul 2018 - 18:43


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the department responsible at the DVLA

department of which body ?
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Posted on: Sat, 28 Jul 2018 - 18:33


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QUOTE (666 @ Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 17:48) *
QUOTE (bama @ Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 15:51) *
QUOTE (666 @ Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 07:53) *
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Even if they had seen the blue light why should they expect the police car to dangerously jump a red light? The blue light doesn’t give priority.

Highway Code, Rule 219.

"Look and listen for .... emergency vehicles. Consider the route of such a vehicle and take appropriate action to let it pass ..."


err, any law that says so ?

and even that part of the HC doesn't say anything about blue lights giving priority.
clue, it can't because they don't. it is up to the blue light driver to go around other traffic.


still waiting to see what case law was being used by the Bib.


You asked "... why should they expect... ?". Emergency vehicles are allowed to pass red lights, and routinely do so. The HC explains that other drivers should consider this and act accordingly.

While the HC is not in itself law, ignoring it suggests careeless driving, i.e. not that of a careful and competent driver.


err, (again) and under what circumstances is the HC usable in evidence ?

if it isn't in evidence then what it says is irrelevant and thus ignoring it 'suggests' nothing at all.




QUOTE (southpaw82 @ Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 16:00) *
The police driver appears to have been negligent - there seems to be little dispute about that. The real question is whether the OP was negligent. A couple of points there:

1. More than one person can be negligent at any one time. Just because the police driver was negligent doesn’t mean the OP wasn’t.

2. A vehicle crossing a give way line doesn’t automatically mean that the driver of a vehicle that hits it cannot be negligent. The question would be whether a driver taking proper care would have avoided the collision.

There is no rule of law that “two wrongs make a right” i.e. that, the police driver having driven negligently, that the OP could be relieved of all responsibility if their own driving was negligent.


Agree completely. The onus is on both.(though I do hold that the blue light driver carries more of the burden)
Thats one of the reasons why I asked about what law was being trotted out by the BiB.
OP hasn'r been back on for days though.
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Posted on: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 14:54


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FOI the TEC for a copy of the latest TEC Users Guide plus the associated documents.
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Posted on: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 14:51


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QUOTE (666 @ Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 07:53) *
QUOTE (nigelbb @ Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 05:40) *
Even if they had seen the blue light why should they expect the police car to dangerously jump a red light? The blue light doesn’t give priority.

Highway Code, Rule 219.

"Look and listen for .... emergency vehicles. Consider the route of such a vehicle and take appropriate action to let it pass ..."


err, any law that says so ?

and even that part of the HC doesn't say anything about blue lights giving priority.
clue, it can't because they don't. it is up to the blue light driver to go around other traffic.


still waiting to see what case law was being used by the Bib.

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Posted on: Tue, 24 Jul 2018 - 16:30


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AIUI its up to the blue light driver when using their exemption to ensure it is safe.
if the civvy hit was driving normally and within the speed limit I can't see how they carry blame.
sounds like the bib was overdoing it.
give way to oncoming traffic is the number one rule of the road
kinda goes double when you have an exemption from other rules - there can be no exemption from giving way when blasting through red lights.

and to repeat a previous question
exactly what case law are they quoting ?
(do the facts match I wonder)

the Bib self insure so keeping costs down is kinda in their interest.

i know of no legal rules that say what you have to do to assist blue light drivers.
In fact civvies who creep over the line at red lights to assist emergency services can and sometimes do get done for it. QED
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Posted on: Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 14:42


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exactly what case law are they quoting ? ?
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Posted on: Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 22:01


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The driver made an appeal to APOCA


really ? ?
or did acpoa lie about knowing who the driver was
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Posted on: Tue, 3 Jul 2018 - 19:40


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Box 3
Please tell us about any circumstances surrounding the breach that you feel we have not taken into account.



ROFL
Do people fall for that screamingly obvious 'and when did you stop beating your wife' claptrap
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Posted on: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 22:59


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The parking company’s principal is the freeholder.

Who is the principal of the Managing Agent ?
Am struggling to think who it can be as the MA has the Freehold
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Posted on: Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 13:48


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That is correct the freeholder is also the managing agent.


then who is the Principal ?
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Posted on: Mon, 11 Jun 2018 - 11:20


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Do they do Declarative Judgments in haggis land ?

would that be an easier/cheaper/less risky way to put Bogy's question before the bench in big boys court ?
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Posted on: Sat, 9 Jun 2018 - 14:24


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Bogsy was all over the towing regs some time ago.
worth a look IMO
I don't have a link - apols.
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Posted on: Fri, 25 May 2018 - 15:35


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because it conflicts with the evidence of a believeable but mistaken witness (or the person making the allegation) would be one obvious way.
Conflict/ disagreement/who is lying or mistaken - police investigate.

Do not relieve the claimaint/accuser of their burden. And for sure don't say anything that could disagree with the details of the complaint - and as the complaint has not been seen then offering any unasked for facts is foolhardy.
the complaint must allege something 'bad' - how bad know one knows.
if the Bib have enough evidence already then they can bring a charge, if not then don't open any doors.
never play 'he said - she said'
'he siad - silence. thats all we got' is better.
anything you say (even before being arrested) especially in writing can and will be used.

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Posted on: Thu, 24 May 2018 - 17:23


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QUOTE (peterguk @ Thu, 24 May 2018 - 13:43) *
QUOTE (bama @ Thu, 24 May 2018 - 13:01) *
if it is in fact a NIP then replying is in order.


No reply is ever required to a NIP..


Apols, i used the shorthand for the usual combuined NIP and S172. I should have been more
explicit.
Same point though - is it a letter or a NIP or just a S172 on its own.

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If he is genuinely unaware of any incident, his reply should say so

have to disagree on that. he could end up with a careless/more serious charge being thrown into the mix should it get to court.
never offer facts that have not been asked for - they will get used against you (just like 'the anything you say').
The Bib is not writing to make a new pen friend.
the approach of @I have done nothing wrong, it can't hurt me to tell them things/talk to them' is mistaken. People whi have done that have ensed up with convictions, some of them lawyers who though they were smart enough to do it without risk.
there is zero knowledge of the details of the alleged incident.
To assume this letter is benign is foolish.
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Posted on: Thu, 24 May 2018 - 14:28


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QUOTE (Fredd @ Thu, 24 May 2018 - 13:16) *
QUOTE (bama @ Thu, 24 May 2018 - 12:52) *
Fairy typical response when there is legislation that creates accountability and the risk that someone may the carry the can.

It's fairly typical when government introduces new legislation that deals largely in principles, offers little guidance as to what will be acceptable and what won't when endeavouring to comply, and threatens crippling penalties if you get it wrong - you play it safe. It's reminiscent of "cookie consent", but on steroids.


Spot on. Wooly stuff but explicit on the penalties. Reminds me of the TMA smile.gif
and loads of others..

Also creates plenty of opportunities for Clifford Chance, Slaughter and May type firms.
I have been on the recieving end of Clifford Chance stuff regarding EU stuff and am familiar with the quality and usefullness of their output in this regard.
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Posted on: Thu, 24 May 2018 - 12:08


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QUOTE (666 @ Thu, 24 May 2018 - 12:59) *
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As you are paying by card you already have the money to pay for the insurance (or the card will be declined) so why get credit ? there is no reason at all - for the consumer.


Not if it's a credit card. If you use a credit card, and don't pay it off in full, then you'll almost certainly be paying a much higher interest rate than you would on the insurer's credit plan.

You will be paying both

On the wider issue, I have been insuring for many years through a variety of comparison sites, and have never had any difficulty in paying in full. Have I just been lucky?

"in full" ? you mean annually ? yes me too, I always do the annual premium (and with a debit card). Its the credit agreement with BFSL that you can't seem to avoid that is the issue

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Posted on: Thu, 24 May 2018 - 12:01


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Form ? ?

you said it was a letter (and that you don't consider it to be a NIP).
is it in fact a NIP or not ?

it could just be a letter if some member of joe public has phoned in a complaint.
In which cash the Bib are just fishing.
if it is just a letter with a request then I don't see there is any legal obligation to reply at all.
If I am wrong about that then I am sure the eagles here will jump on it,
if it is in fact a NIP then replying is in order.
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Posted on: Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:52


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lots of chickens seem to become headless over GDPR.
you wouldn't believe some of the claptrap things some companies are doing. nor the knee jek (some knee but mostly jerk) things some middle level managers are coming up with - not much clear coporate policy or understanding around on this one it seems. Fairy typical response when there is legislation that creates accountability and the risk that someone may the carry the can.
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