Personal injury glossary - T

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This personal injury glossary provides explanations in plain English of a number of technical terms you may encounter in the process of pursuing a personal injury claim.

Time bar - When the “limitation period” for bringing a claim has passed. After this time, it is no longer possible to bring legal action.

Trial - When a claim proceeds to court, it is heard at a trial.

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