Updated: Friday, 29th July 2016
Whether you live in Brigg or anywhere in the UK, Quittance can will take on your claim and we will arrange a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making a personal injury claim
Injury claims must, in the majority of cases, be made within 3 years of an injury.
In order to win a Brigg personal injury case, your solicitor must prove that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that this duty of care was breached by the Defendant, and the breach was the cause of your injury.
Making your claim as soon as possible should enable the lawyer to help collate supporting witness statements and other evidence.
How to find the best personal injury lawyer for your compensation claim
Identifying a suitable law firm to represent you is an important step towards negotiating the best compensation award for your accident.
With some over 100 offices within 25 miles of Brigg (SRA 2015 figures) - what is the best way to ensure you choose the ideal one to handle your case?
Check Brigg solicitor reviews
Service standards offered by solicitors, as with any professional service, can vary a great deal.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews is a great place to start when trying to decide which lawyer to go with.
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Compensation is limited to costs you have had to bear as a result of the injury and by guidelines set out by the Judicial College. 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.
Solicitors working on a No Win, No Fee basis generally charge a success fee and for ATE insurance. Deductions from a Claimant's compensation for elbow injuries causing some long term problems, for example, ranges from £12,650 to £25,850 (based on 2015 market data).
Does the location of the personal injury solicitor matter?
Many injury lawyers operate nationwide, allowing Claimants to make a choice based on factors including level of success fees charged and quality of service.
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 network of medical professionals.
Cases our panel of solicitors handles in Brigg
Our network of personal injury solicitors have assisted clients in Brigg whose situations were diverse and which resulted in serious injury.
Slip and trip accidents
HSE data underscore the fact that slips and trips are, by some degree, the most prevalent cause of accidents leading to injury at work in Lincolnshire and the UK. They are often related to accidents categorised as another type of accident such as being struck by machinery or a toxic substance accident. Public place accident claims injuries such as broken shoulders suffered on obstructed walkways are also common with slips and trips having occurred on Market Place.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Brigg
Our panel of professional lawyers have years of experience in achieving optimum settlements for people injured in a road accident in Brigg.
Road accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Brigg are reasonably common. Official statistics show a total of 778 accidents (668 slight accidents, 105 serious accidents and 5 fatal accidents) in 2013 in North Lincolnshire local authority area. By 2014 the total had increased to 805.
Quittance has assisted Claimants injured at work, from building site contractors to auditors, to claim compensation. Accident information for the North Lincolnshire local authority reported in accordance with the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations by the HSE excerpted below:
|Workplace accidents in North Lincolnshire Local Authority (HSE)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||16||11||17|
|Fire related (e.g. burns)||2||2||3|
|Harmful substance related||8||3||6|
|Fall from height||31||15||29|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||5||5||3|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||117||88||69|
|Struck by moving vehicle||4||5||11|
|Struck by object||38||25||40|
|Crushed by something collapsing||2||1||0|
Serious injury solicitors in Brigg
We recognise the critical change a compensation claim makes to people impacted by serious injury.
We fight for the maximum compensation for severe injuries, which includes claiming for the cost of ongoing treatment and care. Our panel of expert law firms engage with medical practitioners, insurance companies and the other side's legal representatives to make sure families affected by major accidents receive medical and financial support.
Clinical and medical negligence in Brigg
Clinical negligence (previously referred to as medical negligence) is where there has been a failure to carry out a responsibility by a GP or any other medical professional. Quittance's panel of personal injury solicitors acting for Brigg have handled legal action brought against the health service including North Lincs Adult Mental Health Service - Access Team, Great Oaks, Ashby High Street, Scunthorpe, DN16 2JX.
Brigg No Win, No Fee Lawyers
Were you to succeed in the case, your legal fees will be paid by the losing Defendant (or their insurer). If your solicitor does not win compensation claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement with your lawyer confirms that you are not required to pay their legal costs.
Quittance's No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means there is nothing to pay if the claim is unsuccessful. With a No Win, No Fee, there will be no catch.
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How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get answers to your questions
We provide detailed information to help you choose whether to go ahead.
If you need more information before phoning, see our FAQ pages.
Start your claim for compensation
Call Quittance on 0800 612 7456 to get a injury claim underway, or begin a claim for compensation online here.
If you have any questions before making a decision, phone 0800 612 7456 or request a callback at a time that is convenient for you.