Frequently asked questions

The following is a list of the more common questions asked by people thinking about starting a personal injury claim. If you are unable to find the answer to your question, please call one of our experts on 0800 612 7456.

1. How much compensation will I get?2. How long do I have to make a compensation claim?3. Will I need a medical exam if claiming compensation?4. Can a claim be made on behalf of another person?5. Can I claim if an accident made an existing medical condition worse?6. What if there is uncertainty as to who is to blame?7. What are general and special damages in an injury claim?8. Will an injury claim compensate me for lost earnings?9. What happens in a medical examination in an injury claim?10. What is After the Event (ATE) Insurance?11. Can I get interim compensation payments?12. Why do most injury solicitors charge 25% success fees?13. Do I need to use a local personal injury solicitor?14. Can my personal injury medical be carried out locally?15. What is a Conditional Fee Agreement?16. What do I pay if I do not win?17. How long will my personal injury claim take?18. When is the best point to accept a compensation offer?19. How likely am I to win an injury compensation claim?20. Can I claim if I was partly responsible for an accident?21. Can I make an injury claim if I am self employed?22. Do I have to attend the solicitor's office?23. How does No Win No Fee work?24. How do personal injury solicitors get paid?25. Do I have compensation claim?26. Is there a penalty if I withdraw from my claim early?27. It was an accident, should I still claim?28. Do you handle criminal injury claims?