Updated: Thursday, 4th August 2016
Whether you are based in Adlington or anywhere else in the UK, Quittance can can assist with your claim and we will arrange a medical at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Claims must usually be made within a three-year window.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, it must be proven that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that this duty of care was breached by the Defendant, and the breach was the cause of your injury.
Legal and practical advice will be offered through a no-obligation phone consultation with an Adlington injury lawyer.
How to approach choosing the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor
Finding the best personal injury lawyer to help you is an important step towards obtaining the best compensation settlement for your illness or injuries.
How can you ensure you select the ideal law firm to advise you?
Are Adlington Claimants restricted to only local personal injury solicitors?
Claimants are not restricted to local firms and can make a selection based on the success fee a solicitor charges or other service factors.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually will need to be performed locally is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Reviews for personal injury solicitors in Adlington
Different lawyers adopt many different approaches, from strictly professional to more casual and friendly. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a useful when contrasting the approach taken by individual firms.
The contrast in the amount of insurance premiums and success fees between lawyers is significant.
As an example the amount retained by an injured person who was awarded £10,450 for a fractured forearm can vary from £6,270 to £8,883.
Read more at How to compare injury solicitors quotes
Injury compensation claims our network of lawyers conducts
Compensation could be claimed for a wide range of injuries and illnesses in Adlington and Lancashire. We can assist with injuries and illness including:
Adlington solicitors for serious injury claims
Courts understand that a serious injury can have a significant effect on a Claimant and their family. We work to achieve the maximum compensation for serious injury and illness, which includes damages for medical expenses and care costs. Quittance's network of specialist solicitors have helped families collect compensation for numerous severe conditions and injuries. Injury and illness referred to as catastrophic or serious range from asbestosis to amputation.
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) statistics expose the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury at work in Lancashire and the UK as a whole. Slips and trips are typically the initiators of injuries categorised as another type of accident such as being hit by a moving object, a lifting injury or a harmful substance accident. Public place (Bolton local authority) legal claims for injuries such as broken toes sustained on raised kerb stones are also common with incidents having occurred on Market Place and on Chorley Road.
Clinical and medical negligence in Adlington
Clinical negligence - previously known as medical negligence - is the legal term a failing on the part of a medical provider. Our panel of injury solicitors acting for Adlington have helped with legal action brought against hospitals including Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan Lane, Wigan, WN1 2NN.
Accidents in the workplace
We have assisted claims for people, from dental nurses to aid workers, to claim injury compensation. Accident statistics for the Bolton local authority are listed under legislation by the HSE as follows:
|Work accidents in Bolton Local Authority (HSE)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Fire related (e.g. scars)||1||2||1|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. benzene)||6||2||2|
|Fall from height (ladder)||32||11||25|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||1||1||1|
|Slip or trip||142||105||96|
|Struck by moving vehicle||9||3||3|
|Struck by object||62||44||36|
|Trapped underneath something||1||1||0|
Road accidents in Adlington
Accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Adlington are quite common. Officially reported accident data shows a total of 588 accidents (509 slight accidents, 72 serious accidents and 7 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Bolton local authority. By 2014 total accidents had increased to 632.
Quittances group of best of breed no win, no fee personal injury solicitors have a wealth of experience in obtaining the best general and special damages for people who have been hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in Adlington.
How No Win, No Fee lawyers handle cases in Adlington
In the event that you do not win your case, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your solicitor means you are not required to pay their legal costs. If you succeed in the case, your legal costs are covered by the losing party.
Are there any additional costs?
Quittance's network of solicitors warrant that No Win, No Fee means a Claimant shall never have to pay any of your solicitor's fees should your claim is lost.
Click here to learn more about about our No Win, No Fee.
What should happen next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get further information
We provide detailed information to help people affected by injury determine whether to go ahead with an injury claim.
Get additional information before picking up the phone. Find more frequently asked questions here.
Ready to begin?
If you have made the decision to proceed, you can start your claim for compensation by calling 0800 612 7456 or via our contact form.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss your options with a personal injury solicitor before starting, contact on 0800 612 7456 or request a callback at a convenient time.