Updated: Saturday, 30th July 2016
Whether you are based in Calverton or anywhere in the UK, we can are able to help with your claim and we will arrange a medical report at a centre near you .
Making a personal injury claim
Claims for personal injury compensation should be made within a three-year window in most cases.
Extensive legislation exists to provide support for people seeking compensation, and Quittance's panel of lawyers have many years of experience advising their clients on the likelihood of success.
To win a Calverton personal injury case, your solicitor must prove:
- The Defendant owed you a duty of care
- The Defendant breached that duty
- Your injury or illness was caused by that breach
In all cases, a brief, no-obligation call with an injury lawyer can give answers and invaluable guidance.
Finding the right solicitor
Selecting a suitable personal injury solicitor for your case is the most important step towards obtaining the highest settlement or award.
How do you make certain you choose the most appropriate firm for your case?
Are Calverton Claimants restricted to only local personal injury solicitors?
Many injury lawyers operate across the country, allowing Claimants to make a choice based on factors including level of success fees charged and quality of service.
Medical exams will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national medical network will assist with this critical stage of the claims process.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
The contrast in the level of success fees between different firms is enormous.
As an example the amount retained by a successful Claimant agreeing on a settlement of £12,217 for scarring might vary from £7,330 to £10,384.
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Check Calverton personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by injury lawyers can vary to a large extent.
Online personal injury solicitor reviews can help build a picture if you are thinking about which lawyer to work with.
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Compensation cases Quittance conducts in Calverton
Quittance's network of solicitors assist clients get compensation for a wide range of injury and illness.
Road traffic compensation claims
Our group of proficient injury lawyers have years of experience in obtaining the best damages for people who have been hurt in a car or motorcycle accident in Calverton.
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Calverton are relatively frequent. Statistics from accidents reported to the police show a total of 2461 accidents (2116 slight accidents, 317 serious accidents and 28 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Newark and Sherwood local authority. In 2014 accidents increased to 2,533.
We have handled claims for people injured in an accident, from farm workers to computer sales supports, to get the compensation they deserve. Accident data for the Gedling local authority are listed in accordance with RIDDOR by the Government in the following table:
|RIDAGGR reported work accidents in Gedling Local Authority||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||5||4||4|
|Exposed to explosion||0||0||1|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. soil contamination)||1||0||0|
|Fall from height (scaffolding)||11||8||2|
|Lifting and carrying||38||16||13|
|Slip, trip or fall||34||23||29|
|Struck by moving vehicle||1||0||2|
|Hit by falling object||9||12||6|
Clinical and medical negligence in Calverton
Clinical negligence (formerly known as medical negligence) is where an injury is connected to a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a healthcare provider. An example case could be an optician negligence compensation claim. Our panel of solicitors acting for Calverton have helped people with cases brought against the health service including BMI The Park Hospital, Sherwood Lodge Drive, Burntstump Country Park, Arnold, NG5 8RX.
Slip, trip and fall injuries
Reported statistics expose the fact that slips, trips and falls are by some margin the most prevalent accident at work in Nottinghamshire in 2015. Slips, trips and falls are quite often the precursor to injuries attributed to other causes for instance being hit by an object falling from a machine, a fall from a ladder or an exposure to fire (burn) accident. Public place (Gedling local authority) litigation for injuries such as fractured ankles experienced on potholes are also common with kerb stone trips having occurred in the area.
Calverton experts for serious injury compensation
We understand the difference injury compensation can make to people whose lives have been affected by severe injury. Our network of lawyers work for maximum compensation for serious and catastrophic injuries, which includes claiming for medical and care costs. Our panel of specialist serious injury solicitors for many years have helped families affected by serious accidents. Injuries and illnesses considered by the Courts to be serious and catastrophic include birth negligence and chronic pain.
Calverton No Win, No Fee Specialist Solicitors
In the event that the compensation claim is successful, your legal costs will be covered by the losing Defendant. When your injury claim is lost, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and the lawyer means you will not have to pay their fees.
A 'success fee' is charged by personal injury solicitors that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. The fee is paid out of your award or settlement and will be generally 25 percent.
Can you get 100% No Win, No Fee
No Win, No Fee means there are absolutely no hidden fees and there is nothing owed if the claim is lost. With the Quittance network's 100% No Win, No Fee promise, there will be no catch and there is no risk of losing out.
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Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get your questions answered
Making the right decision depends on having the right information. Get any questions answered before you instruct.
Find answers to common questions asked by potential Claimants in our FAQ section.
How to get a injury claim started
Call an expert lawyer on 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) to commence the personal injury claim. Alternatively, you can begin your personal injury claim online.
If you would like to discuss your options with a solicitor before making a decision, request a callback at a convenient time or phone on 0800 612 7456.