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Vehicle A at minor road. Vehicle at main road signalling

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Vehicle A at minor road. Vehicle B at main road signalling to turn into minor road. Vehicle B slows down but minor road "no entry" so cancels signal and continues on main road. Vehicle A has turned out of minor road. collision to front of both cars. No witnesses. Vehicle A willing to take 70% liability quoting misleading signalling. Settle or not?

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Did A know it was no entry?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Yes, she lives in the next street and stated she should have known better but she just woke up. Her insurance is only willing to foot 70% though

Ok. I think in that case 70% liability is fair. Even if it went to Court no lawyer will tell you that you have more than a 60% chance of winning, which means 4 out of 10 people in exactly your position will lose. I would have said around 70-80% myself so this is within the range.
I was going to say its 50/50 but bearing in mind she lives there 70% is not unreasonable. Any higher and you increase the litigation risk and could lose 100%.
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Hi Alex,

You've been pretty detailed and clear. Thank you for your revert and information.


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