Updated: Friday, 29th July 2016
If you live in Aston Clinton or anywhere else in the UK, Quittance can can take on your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a local medical centre.
Making a claim
Claims for compensation must, in most cases, be made within 3 years of an injury.
For the majority of injury claims, a successful compensation claim has three key components. It must be demonstrated on the balance of probabilities that:
- the person or company causing the injury owed you a duty of care
- the duty of care was breached
- this breach caused your illness or injury
In all cases, a free phone consultation with an Aston Clinton injury lawyer can give answers and invaluable guidance.
The importance of choosing the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your accident
Choosing the most suitable injury solicitor for your case is your most important step towards obtaining the best compensation settlement.
With some over 100 offices within a 25 radius of Aston Clinton - what is the best way to make sure you choose the ideal firm for your case?
The diversity in the level of personal injury success fees charged by solicitors often surprises Claimants.
E.g. the amount of compensation retained by a successful Claimant having been awarded £43,864 for back injuries causing chronic permanent symptoms could vary from £26,318 to £37,284.
More information How to compare injury solicitors quotes
Are Aston Clinton Claimants restricted to only local 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.
Usually, the only aspect that will need to be performed locally 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.
Look into Aston Clinton personal injury solicitor reviews
The quality of advice provided by injury lawyers, as with any service, can vary significantly.
Researching online reviews is a great place to start when considering which solicitor to sign up with.
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Cases Quittance handles in Aston Clinton and Buckinghamshire
Compensation could be arranged for a broad range of injury and illness in Aston Clinton and throughout Buckinghamshire. We have assisted with injuries including:
Slip, trip and fall injuries
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) statistics stress the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are the most frequent accident at work in Buckinghamshire. Slips, trips and falls are sometimes forerunner to injuries categorised as another type of accident such as being hit by an object falling from a building, a crush injury from something overturning or an electrocution accident. Public liability litigation for injuries such as sprained arms sustained on pavement ice are also quite prevalent with incidents having happened on Station Road and on London Rd.
Road accidents in Aston Clinton
Accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Aston Clinton are relatively common. Officially reported accident data shows a total of 1484 accidents (1263 slight accidents, 199 serious accidents and 22 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Buckinghamshire council area. In 2014 total accidents had increased to 1,527.
Quittances network of qualified road traffic accident lawyers have decades of experience in obtaining optimum general and special damages for people who have been injured in a car or motorbike crash in Aston Clinton.
Accidents at work
We have handled claims for Claimants, from dental nurses to airline cabin crews, to claim compensation from their employer. Accident at work figures for the Dacorum local authority are listed in accordance with the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) by the Government as follows:
|Work accidents in Dacorum Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||2||0||0|
|Machinery related injury||4||4||5|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. TCE)||6||4||1|
|Fall from height||6||9||17|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||3||0||2|
|Lifting and handling injuries||51||35||53|
|Slip, trip or fall (not from height)||50||38||47|
|Hit by vehicle||6||4||5|
|Struck by object||22||23||21|
|Trapped by something collapsing||1||0||0|
Clinical and medical negligence in Aston Clinton
Clinical negligence (until recently known as medical negligence) is the term used to describe a breach of duty by a General Practitioner or any other healthcare professional. An illustration of this could be a medical misdiagnosis compensation claim. Our panel of injury lawyers acting for Buckinghamshire and Aston Clinton have helped Claimants with cases brought against infirmaries and hospitals that include Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Mandeville Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8AL.
Aston Clinton serious injury claims
The lasting effect serious injury has will be recognised by Courts when working out what a claim is worth. Compensation will lessen the impact of bills other financial issues and reduce the pressure on an injured Claimant and their dependants enabling them to focus on recovery. Our panel of law firms work with insurance providers and doctors ensuring Claimants impacted by severe accidents receive legal and medical support.
How No Win, No Fee personal injury solicitors handle Aston Clinton cases
Were you to be successful, the costs for your lawyer must be settled by the losing Defendant. When your lawyer does not win compensation claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your lawyer states that the solicitor's legal costs are not payable.
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How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
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Find answers to popular questions asked by injured people in the frequently asked questions section.
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You can start your claim for compensation here or phone us on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to speak to a specialist lawyer.
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