Updated: Saturday, 30th July 2016
Whether you are based in Bovey Tracey or anywhere in the country, our experienced lawyers will help with your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims should be made within a three-year window in the majority of cases.
For most claims, a successful compensation claim involves three components. It must be shown that a duty of care was owed, that this duty was breached, and the breach was the cause of the injury or illness.
How to choose the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer
Identifying a suitable injury lawyer for your legal matter is a critical step towards obtaining the best settlement or award for your injuries.
With some over 100 offices within 25 miles of Bovey Tracey (according to the SRA website) - how do you make certain you choose the most appropriate solicitors' practice to handle your case?
Do you have to choose a personal injury solicitor in Bovey Tracey?
Claimants are not restricted to local firms and can make a selection based on the success fee a solicitor charges or other service factors.
For the majority of claims, the only aspect that should be carried out 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 network of medical professionals.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
What should be considered when checking Bovey Tracey solicitor reviews?
Solicitors have a wide range of approaches to handling cases and clients, from sympathetic to strictly professional. Before picking up the phone, looking up injury lawyer reviews should give you a much better idea of the level of service on offer, and the factors that matter most to you.
Compensation is limited to costs you have had to bear as a result of the injury and by set recommended 'general damages' depending on the nature of the injury. Experience can also have an impact on the amount of compensation your solicitor will be able to negotiate. Get more information about how much you can claim.
You should be aware of how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Personal injury compensation claims our network of solicitors conducts in Bovey Tracey
Our network of lawyers have assisted people receive compensation for a wide range of injuries.
We recognise the vital difference an injury claim will make to the lives of seriously injured Claimants. Damages should lessen the financial load on a Claimant and their family so they can prioritise recovery and rehabilitation.
Quittance's network of solicitors correspond with insurers and the Courts to ensure people affected by serious accidents receive medical and financial support.
Slips, trips and falls
Reported statistics stress the fact that employee slips and trips are the most prevalent accident in the Devon workplace in 2015. Slips and trips are sometimes the precursor to injuries attributed to other causes like being hit by an object falling from a machine or an exposure to an explosion accident. Public liability claims for injuries like sprained wrists sustained on pavement ice are also quite common with street trips having happened on Exeter Cross and on Battle Rd.
Road traffic claims
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Bovey Tracey are relatively commonplace. Government statistics reveal a total of 2404 accidents (2094 slight accidents, 294 serious accidents and 16 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Devon local authority district. In 2014 the total had increased to 2,427.
Our network of skilled no win, no fee injury solicitors have years of experience in getting the highest compensation for people injured in a car accident in Bovey Tracey.
Quittance has helped people injured in an accident, from metal workers to art therapists, to claim compensation from their employer. Accident at work information in the Teignbridge local authority are published under regulations by the HSE as follows:
|Workplace accidents in Teignbridge Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||6||7||2|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. toxic torts)||5||1||3|
|Fall from height (scaffolding)||8||10||20|
|Animal related (e.g. riding accident)||6||1||0|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||60||41||36|
|Struck by moving vehicle||2||3||6|
|Struck by object||19||22||23|
|Trapped by something collapsing||0||0||1|
Medical negligence in Bovey Tracey
Clinical negligence - until recently known as medical negligence - is the term for when an injury or illness is associated with a breach in the duty of care on the part of a healthcare provider. A common example might be a prescription error compensation claim. Our panel of injury solicitors acting for Bovey Tracey have been instructed on medical negligence claims made against NHS and private hospitals including Bovey Tracey Community Hospital, Furzleigh Lane, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9HJ.
How No Win, No Fee lawyers handle claims for compensation in Bovey Tracey
Lawyers looking after injury claims in Bovey Tracey usually conduct the legal work on a CFA or Conditional Fee Agreement, known as a No Win, No Fee agreement.
The CFA prevents the lawyer from charging any legal fees if the claim fails.
A 'success fee' is charged by personal injury solicitors that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement (also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA). The success fee is deducted from your compensation and will be usually 25%.
Will the Claimant need to pay any hidden costs?
No Win, No Fee means that you will face no hidden costs. With our No Win, No Fee, there is no risk of losing out. Click here for more about our 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 your questions answered
Before you instruct arm yourself with information about the process. The right answers will help you to make the best decision for your future.
Get more information without needing to call a solicitor. Find our frequently asked questions here.
Ready to begin a injury claim?
Once you have made the decision to get underway, you can begin your compensation claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or with Quittance's contact form here.
Contact a member of Quittance's panel of experts for more information about the process. Request a free callback or call us on 0800 612 7456.