Updated: Saturday, 6th August 2016
Whether you are based in Braunton or anywhere in the country, our experienced lawyers will help with your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making an injury claim
Injury claims must usually be made within three years of an injury.
In most cases, there are three key components to proving a claim. It must be proven that a duty of care was owed, that this duty was breached, and the breach was the cause of the injury or illness.
Your lawyer can take you through these key points and should look at how they apply in your case.
How do you choose the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your injury?
You will be in contact with your lawyer for a long period of time, from months for minor injuries to over a year for complex cases. The SRA are responsible for regulating strictly legal advice given by all solicitors, but they are not responsible for many factors that matter to people considering an injury claim, such as communication or speed.
Given the impact your lawyer can have on your recovery, finding a solicitor that matches your needs is vital.
You should be aware of how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Will I have to choose a solicitor near me?
Claimants are not restricted to local firms and can make a selection based on the success fee a solicitor charges or other service factors.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually does require a local service is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
Comparing injury solicitors in Braunton - online reviews
There is often no substitute for phoning a solicitor to discuss your case directly. Before picking up the phone, looking up injury lawyer reviews should give you a better idea of the level of service on offer.
What types of claims do you handle in Braunton?
Quittance's panel of expert lawyers have helped individuals receive compensation for a broad range of injuries.
Medical negligence in Braunton
Clinical negligence, at one time referred to as medical negligence, is the term for when an injury or illness follows a failing on the part of a medical professional. Our panel of solicitors acting for Braunton have helped with cases made against healthcare providers including North Devon District Hospital, Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB.
Slip and trip accidents
Health and Safety data stress the fact that employee slips and trips are, by a considerable degree, the most frequent accident in the Devon workplace. They are typically connected to accidents categorised as another type of accident like being hit by a runaway vehicle or an exposure to fire accident. Public liability compensation claims for injuries such as fractured wrists suffered on potholes are also common with pavement trips having happened on Yelland Road and on the Quay.
Braunton serious injury compensation
The lasting effect of serious injury will be recognised by the Courts when they are calculating what a claim is worth.
By relieving the stress a major injury imposes on a Claimant and their dependants, an injury claim enables them to concentrate on recovery and rehabilitation.
Accidents in the workplace
We have helped Claimants, from dental nurses to charities administrators, to claim maximum compensation. Accident at work information in the North Devon local authority are compiled in accordance with RIDDOR regulations by the Government in the table below:
|Workplace accidents in North Devon Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||4||6||3|
|Explosion related (e.g. gas)||0||2||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. mercury poisoning)||3||0||1|
|Fall from height||10||15||11|
|Animal related (e.g. dog bites)||1||3||0|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||41||28||35|
|Struck by moving vehicle||3||3||1|
|Struck by object||20||9||19|
Road traffic claims
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Braunton are not uncommon. Gov. uk statistics show 16 fatal accidents, 294 serious accidents and 2094 slight accidents in 2013 in Devon (Total events were 2404 local authority area. By 2014 the total had increased to 2,427.
Quittances group of proficient no win no fee solicitors have years of experience in getting maximum compensation for Claimants injured in a car accident in Braunton.
No Win, No Fee Injury Lawyers in Braunton
If your compensation claim is won, the legal fees are paid by the other party. In the event that you do not win your case, a No Win, No Fee agreement with the solicitor states that you will not have to pay their fees.
A success fee will be charged by solicitors serving Braunton that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. The fee will be usually 25 percent and is deducted from the compensation award.
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What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get further information
Making the right decision depends on the correct information. Get answers to your questions before you instruct.
If you need more information before calling, try our FAQs.
How to get a claim underway
If you have made the choice to proceed, you can start the compensation claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or via our online contact form here.
If you would like to discuss your options or have anything else to ask before making a decision, contact 0800 612 7456 or request a callback.