Updated: Monday, 29th August 2016
Quittance's national panel of lawyers help clients throughout the UK to keep more of their personal injury settlement.
Whether you are based in Angus or anywhere else in England or Wales, our experienced lawyers can assist with your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a centre near you .
Making a claim
Considerable legislation is in place to support individuals considering a claim, and our panel of expert solicitors have years of experience giving advice to their clients on the likelihood of success.
People who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses such as hand-arm vibration syndrome are frequently still able to claim even where the cause of the illness occurred years ago. In such cases, it is the date of diagnosis that matters.
To win a personal injury case, it should be demonstrated 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.
In all cases, a free phone consultation with a Angus-specialist solicitor will provide answers to your questions and useful guidance.
How to approach choosing the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor
It can take months for most claims to be settled. Cases involving serious injury or disputed liability can take much longer. The SRA regulate the legal advice given by personal injury solicitors, however they are not required to monitor many issues of interest to people affected by injury, such as communication or speed.
Considering the effect your lawyer can have on your recovery, choosing a lawyer that matches your needs is an important first step.
Read Angus personal injury solicitor reviews
The quality of advice offered by injury lawyers, as with any professional service, vary enormously.
Reading reviews can certainly be enlightening when thinking about which lawyer to select.
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The contrast in success fees and insurance premiums charged by law firms working on CFAs (Conditional Fee Agreement) is significant.
As an example the amount retained by a successful Claimant awarded £23,404 for loss of smell could conceivably vary from £14,042 to £19,893.
Do you have to choose a personal injury solicitor in Angus?
You do not need to select a law firm near you.
In most cases, the only aspect that does require a local service is the medical exam. This exam provides necessary medical evidence to support your claim, and is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Injury compensation cases our network of lawyers conducts in Angus
It is possible to make a claim for a wide range of injuries in Angus. Quittance have helped with injuries and illness including:
Road traffic accidents in Angus
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Angus are relatively common. Official statistics reveal a total of 229 accidents (175 slight accidents, 51 serious accidents and 3 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Angus local authority. In 2014 the total had decreased to 183.
Quittances network of qualified road traffic accident (RTA) litigators have a wealth of experience in fighting for the best settlements for people hurt in a car or motorcycle accident in Angus.
Angus solicitors for serious injury compensation claims
Courts understand that a serious injury will have a life-altering impact on an injured person and their family.
A successful claim should ease the financial load and reduce stress so a Claimant and their dependants enabling them to focus on rehabilitation.
Our panel of law firms have aided Claimants recover compensation for many chronic conditions and catastrophic injuries. Injuries categorised as serious include birth negligence and radiation exposure.
Medical and clinical negligence in Angus
Clinical negligence (at one time called medical negligence) is where there has been a breach of the duty of care on the part of a medical professional. An example could be a misdiagnosis claim. Quittance's panel of injury lawyers acting for Angus have been instructed on claims brought against private and NHS hospitals that include Whitehills Hospital, By Forfar, DD8 3DY.
Slip and trip accidents
Officially reported data stress the fact that slips and trips continue to be the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury at work. They are typically the precursor to injuries attributed to other causes such as being hit by moving machinery or an electrical discharge accident. Public liability compensation claims for injuries such as fractured ankles suffered on raised flagstones are also quite prevalent with falls having occurred on Main Rd and on High Street.
Accidents at work
We have assisted claims for people, from carpenters to animal nutritionists, to claim work accident compensation.
Angus No Win, No Fee Specialist Solicitors
If you win your claim, the fees for your lawyer are paid by the other side or their insurer. In the event that your lawyer does not win claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your solicitor confirms that their fees will not be charged.
A 'success fee' will be charged by solicitors serving Angus who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. The success fee is usually 25% and is deducted from the Claimant's award.
Quittance's No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means there is nothing to pay if the claim is unsuccessful. With a No Win, No Fee, there will be no catch.
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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 answers to help Claimants choose whether to make an injury claim.
Get more answers online before picking up the phone. Read more frequently asked questions.
When you are ready to get underway, you can begin a personal injury claim by phoning 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 or through our contact form.
Our team of personal injury specialists help people every day. Would you like to know more? You can phone 0800 612 7456 or request a no-obligation callback.