Updated: Friday, 2nd September 2016
Quittance's nationwide network of solicitors help clients across the UK to keep more damages with our fairer success fees.
No matter whether you are based in Brechin or anywhere else in England or Wales, Quittance can will manage your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a medical centre near you.
Making a claim
Personal injury claims must usually be made within a three-year window, starting from the date you knew of your injury.
In order to win a Brechin personal injury case, your lawyer must demonstrate 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 will consider how these issues relates to your injury claim.
Finding the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your iness or injury
It can take several months for the majority of claims to reach a conclusion. Cases where responsibility is contested or the injury has had a major impact can take years in some circumstances. The SRA regulate the legal advice given by personal injury solicitors, but they do not regulate many issues that matter to people considering an injury claim, such as communication or speed.
Your lawyer should be someone you are able to rely on throughout the claims process to provide both specialist legal guidance and practical advice.
Will you need to go with a local Brechin solicitor ?
The whereabouts of the solicitors office is not so relevant as cases are handled by phone and email.
However, you should choose a solicitors practice that provides national medical centres as you will usually have to go to a medical assessment.
Once a settlement has been agreed, solicitors working on a no win no fee basis will usually charge a success fee and ATE insurance premium. For example, deductions from a Claimant's compensation for a broken leg could vary between £14,520 and £22,440 (based on 2015 market research).
Check Brechin personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels provided by lawyers, as with any service, vary enormously.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews is a great place to start when contemplating which solicitor to choose.
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Which types of compensation claims do you conduct in Brechin and Angus?
Compensation could be claimed for a broad range of injury and illness in Brechin. Our team have assisted with:
Serious injury specialists serving Brechin
We recognise the critical change injury compensation will make to the lives of severely injured Claimants. A claim should lessen the financial burden and reduce stress so a Claimant and their dependants enabling them to focus on recovery and rehabilitation.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted people, from building site contractors to careers advisers, to claim compensation.
Medical negligence in Brechin
Clinical negligence (at one time known as medical negligence) is the legal term a breach in the duty of care by a healthcare provider. An example case could be a misdiagnosis claim. Quittance's panel of personal injury solicitors acting for Angus and Brechin have helped with claims brought against the health service that include Brechin Infirmary, Infirmary Street, Brechin, DD9 7AN.
Slips, trips and falls
HSE figures stress the fact that slips and trips continue to be the most frequent cause of injury at work. Slips and trips are frequently related to injuries filed under a different category such as being hit by an object falling from a vehicle, a crush injury from something overturning or an asphyxiation accident. Public place compensation claims for injuries like broken wrists happening on tripping on a street are also quite common with street falls having happened on Montrose St.
Road traffic accidents in Brechin
Accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Brechin are quite common. Gov. uk statistics show 3 fatal accidents, 51 serious accidents and 175 slight accidents in 2013 in Angus (Total events were 229 local authority area. By 2014 total accidents had decreased to 183.
Our network of trained injury lawyers are experienced in in securing maximum compensation for anyone who has been injured in a car or motorcycle accident in Brechin.
How No Win, No Fee injury lawyers take care of claims in Brechin
Were you to win, the costs for your lawyer must be covered by the losing side or their insurance company. In the event that your claim is not won, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and the lawyer means you will not have to pay the legal costs.
A 'success fee' is charged by lawyers serving Brechin that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. This fee is deducted from your award or settlement and will be usually 25 percent.
Will there be hidden fees to be paid?
Quittance's expert injury solicitors ensure that No Win, No Fee means the injured party will not pay any of the solicitor's legal costs if your claim is lost.
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Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Before you decide to instruct a solicitor arm yourself with as much information about making a claim as you can. Information can help you to make the right choice for you.
Get answers to popular questions asked by people looking for claims advice on our FAQ page.
Ready to make your claim?
Call an injury claims expert on 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) to commence a injury claim, alternatively you can begin your injury claim online here.
Our team of personal injury specialists can help. If you have any questions, you can call us on 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.