Updated: Tuesday, 6th September 2016
Quittance's national panel of solicitors help Claimants across the UK to retain more injury compensation with our fairer success fees.
If you are based in Biggar or anywhere else in England or Wales, our experienced personal injury lawyers will assist with your claim and we will set up a medical report at a centre near you .
Making an injury claim
Claims for compensation should usually be made within three years of the date the accident occurred or you learned of the injury.
In order to win a Biggar personal injury case, your lawyer must prove:
- The Defendant owed you a duty of care
- The Defendant breached that duty
- Your injury or illness was caused by that breach
Help for potential Claimants looking for an injury lawyer
Finding the most appropriate personal injury lawyer for your case is your most important step towards obtaining the highest compensation settlement for your accident.
How do you ensure you select the best law firm to instruct?
The diversity in the amount of personal injury success fees and insurance premiums between firms working on Conditional Fee Agreements is enormous.
To illustrate the point, the amount of financial compensation retained by a Claimant having been awarded £43,453 for severe wrist injuries causing loss of function of the wrist might vary from £26,072 to £36,935.
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Service standards provided by lawyers, as with any service, can vary significantly.
Online reviews can help build a picture when mulling over which solicitor to select.
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Do you need a local lawyer ?
Choosing a nearby solicitors office is not especially relevant as cases are typically managed without the need to meet the solicitor.
However, you should go with a solicitors' firm with national medical centres (possibly even home visits) as you will usually be expected to attend a medical assessment.
Which types of compensation claims does Quittance handle in Biggar and South Lanarkshire?
Our network of solicitors have helped individuals get compensation for a range of injuries.
Serious injury solicitors handling cases in Biggar
Quittance understand the critical change compensation will make to the lives of people who have been impacted by catastrophic and serious injury. Quittance's panel of expert lawyers fight to get compensation for severe injury and illness. This includes damages for medical expenses and care costs. Quittance's network of specialist law firms for many years have helped people affected by severe accidents. Injuries held by the Courts to be catastrophic or serious include deep vein thrombosis and eye injuries.
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Government figures indicate that slips and trips are, by some degree, the most prevalent cause of injury at work in 2015. Slips and trips are sometimes the initiators of injuries incorrectly attributed to other causes like being struck by machinery, being trapped by something or a toxic substance accident. Public liability negligence claims injuries like broken shoulders happening on pavement cracks are also quite prevalent with trips having occurred on Townhead Croft and on Main St.
Clinical and medical negligence in Biggar
Clinical negligence, in the past referred to as medical negligence, is the legal term a failing on the part of a healthcare provider. Quittance's panel of injury solicitors acting for South Lanarkshire and Biggar have helped with legal cases filed against hospitals that include Kello Hospital, Johns Loan, Biggar, ML12 6AF.
Accidents in the workplace
Quittance has assisted claims for people injured in an accident, from warehouse assistants to automotive engineers, to claim compensation.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Biggar
Our network of skilled no win no fee legal advisors have years of experience in achieving optimum settlements for people injured in a car or motorcycle crash in Biggar.
Road traffic accidents involving vehicles in Biggar are relatively common. Official statistics reveal 6 fatal accidents, 69 serious accidents and 544 slight accidents in 2013 in South Lanarkshire (Total events were 619 council area. By 2014 accidents increased to 657.
Biggar No Win, No Fee Lawyers
Conditional Fee Agreements, also known as No Win, No Fee agreements secure Claimants in Biggar from an obligation to pay their solicitor's fees if they do not win their case.
Does the Claimant have to pay any fees?
Quittance's specialist injury solicitors ensure No Win, No Fee means you will not need to pay any of the lawyer's fees if you do not win the injury claim.
Read more about Quittance's No Win, No Fee here
What happens next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Making the right decision for you depends on the right information. Get answers to your questions before you instruct a lawyer.
If you need more information before picking up the phone, see our FAQ section.
Ready to begin?
Call us on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to get a injury claim underway, or start your claim for compensation here.
If you would like more detail about the process, call 0800 612 7456 or request a callback.