Fatal Cases: Preparing the Calculation


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This is part two of our Fatal Cases webinar series. This webinar will practically demonstrate how you can Prepare your Calculations realistically and effectively.

After watching our Webinar you will have learnt all about:

  • The effect of the Knauer decision on the dependency FAA calculation
  • The correct date to assess the multiplier when fixing damages for future loss in FAA claims
  • The impact on damages of fixing the multiplier at the date of trial rather than death
  • The methodology of a preparing a calculation in the new way
  • The arguments concerning deductibility of money coming to the dependents after the death

We will be discussing:

  • New Ogden MethodKnauer (Widower and Administrator of the Estate of Sally Ann Knauer) v Ministry of Justice [2016] UKSC 9
  • FAA Calculation losses from the date of trial
  • A worked example
  • FAA -Benefits to the dependents

Book this Webinar if you want to be able to:

  • Incorporate the Knauer decision into your calculation of dependency in FAA claims
  • Base your calculation on a multiplier assessed at the date of the trial and maximize the claim for the dependents
  • Advise the dependents on any Part36 offers in the light of the effect of the new date for fixing the multiplier
  • Prepare a dependency calculation using the new method
  • Advise the dependents concerning the deductibility of benefits accruing after death
  • Make a realistic assessment of the value of the case


The webinar is now available as a recording and you can access it whenever you wish.

Your Trainer  

Nicky Carter is a self-employed Solicitor and Legal Trainer and has been delivering training for us since 2010.



Prices for MASS Members are £75 for a single view and £150 for a group view

Prices for Non Members are £95 for a single view and £190 for a group view

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