Updated: Monday, 5th September 2016
Our national network of lawyers help clients across the country to keep more compensation with our fairer success fees.
Whether you live in Boness or anywhere in the country, our experienced personal injury solicitors can handle your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Injury claims should, in the majority of cases, be made within three years of an injury.
People who have received a diagnosis of a medical condition or illness such as industrial deafness may still be eligible for compensation even if the condition developed as the result of events that happened years ago. The date of knowledge, or diagnosis is what is important in such circumstances.
To win a personal injury case, your lawyer must prove that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that the Defendant breached that duty, and that your injury or illness was caused by that breach.
Your solicitor should consider how the points will relate to your injury claim.
What points to consider when locating the right solicitor
Instructing the most suitable PI lawyer to act for you is a crucial step towards securing the best compensation settlement for your accident.
With approximately 45 offices within 25 miles of Boness (according to the Solicitors Regulation Authority website) - how can you make certain you instruct the ideal firm for your case?
Do you have to choose a lawyer in Boness?
As with many professional services, you do not need to select a personal injury solicitor near you.
In most cases, the only aspect that needs a local service provider 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 network of medical professionals.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
What should be considered when checking Boness solicitor reviews?
There is often no substitute for phoning a solicitor to discuss your case directly. Before you call, checking injury lawyer reviews should give you a idea of the range of service levels.
The disparity in the level of insurance premiums and success fees charged by firms working on Conditional Fee Agreements is considerable.
To illustrate the point, the amount of financial compensation retained by a successful Claimant accepting a settlement of £48,404 for a very severe ankle injury could conceivably vary from £29,042 to £41,143.
Read more at How much can you claim?
What kinds of compensation claims does Quittance handle?
Quittance's network of expert solicitors have helped Claimants receive compensation for a wide range of injury and illness.
Road traffic claims
Quittances network of expert road traffic accident (RTA) personal injury lawyers have years of experience in fighting for the best general and special damages for Claimants hurt in a road accident in Boness.
Slips, trips and falls
Health and Saftey Executive statistics reveal that slips, trips and falls are the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury at work. These types of accident are quite often lead to accidents attributed to other reasons for instance being hit by a reversing vehicle, a lifting injury or a toxic substance accident. Public place compensation claims for injuries like pulled muscles experienced on tripping on a street are also quite common with recent pavement crack trips having occurred on Gilburn Place.
Clinical and medical negligence in Boness
Clinical negligence - until recently called medical negligence - is when there has been a failing by a medical professional. Quittance's panel of personal injury lawyers acting for Falkirk and Boness have helped people with medical negligence claims made against local hospitals including Bo'ness Hospital, Dean Road, Bo'ness, EH51 0DH.
Boness solicitors for serious injury compensation
Courts understand that a serious injury has a significant impact on an injured person.
By limiting the financial stress a major injury places on a Claimant and their family, an injury claim allows individuals to concentrate on their rehabilitation. Quittance's panel of solicitor firms communicate with Courts and doctors, helping to ensure families impacted by major accidents get the legal and medical support they need. Injuries and illnesses which are held to be serious and catastrophic include back injuries, deep vein thrombosis and poisoning.
Accidents in the workplace
We have handled claims for people, from metal workers to careers consultants, to claim compensation.
No Win, No Fee Solicitors in Boness
Conditional Fee Agreements, also known as No Win, No Fee agreements secure Claimants from the requirement to settle their solicitor's fees if the injury claim is not won.
Will there be any hidden fees?
Quittance promise that No Win, No Fee means a Claimant do not need to pay your lawyer's legal fees should you do not win. Read more about Quittance's No Win, No Fee
How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
We give clear information to help Claimants decide whether to proceed.
If you need more information before phoning, see our FAQ section.
Ready to begin your claim?
Once you have chosen to proceed, you can begin the claim by phoning 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) or via Quittance's online contact form here.
If you would like more information about the compensation process first, request a callback or call on 0800 612 7456.