Updated: Wednesday, 31st August 2016
Our nationwide panel of solicitors help Claimants throughout England and Wales to retain more of their personal injury settlement.
No matter whether you live in Carluke or anywhere else in the UK, wecan will handle your claim and we will arrange a medical at a medical centre near your home.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims must, in the majority of cases, be made within three years of an injury.
Extensive legislation is in place to give support to people planning to make a claim, and Quittance's network of expert lawyers have years of experience advising their clients with regard to the likelihood of success.
Whether a claim is being made for a road accident in Carluke, a successful compensation claim will involve three issues. It must be proven that:
- the person or company causing the injury owed you a duty of care
- the duty of care was breached
- this breach caused your illness or injury
The lawyer will consider how these issues relates to your case.
Finding the best personal injury solicitor for your claim
You will be liaising with your legal representative for a long period of time, from months for less serious injuries to over a year for complex cases. The SRA are tasked with regulating strictly legal advice given by personal injury solicitors, but they are not required to monitor many factors that matter to people affected by injury, such as quality of service or speed of communication.
Given the impact your legal representative can have on your life, both during and after your recovery, picking an injury lawyer that meets your needs is vital.
Are Carluke Claimants restricted to only local law firms?
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 should be carried out locally is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
Carluke solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by lawyers can differ.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews can be a good place to start when weighing up which solicitor to sign up with.
The variation in success fees and insurance premiums between different solicitors is important for Claimants.
To illustrate the point, the amount of compensation retained by a Claimant who was awarded £11,860 for serious thumb injuries could conceivably vary from £7,116 to £10,081.
Further reading : Compare personal injury solicitors fees
Which kinds of cases does Quittance conduct?
Quittance's network of lawyers have represented individuals in Carluke whose accidents ranged and resulted in serious injury. Examples of injuries and medical conditions in Carluke include:
The lasting effect of a serious injury will be recognised by solicitors and insurers when they are determining compensation. A successful claim should ease the financial burden and reduce stress so an injured person and their family so they can focus on recovery and rehabilitation.
Clinical and medical negligence in Carluke
Clinical negligence, in the past known as known as medical negligence, is the term used to describe a failing on the part of a medical professional. An illustration of this might be a cosmetic surgery claim. Quittance's panel of injury lawyers acting for Carluke have handled legal cases brought against health services including Roadmeetings Hospital, Roadmeetings, Carluke, ML8 4PS.
Slips, trips and falls
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) statistics demonstrate that slips and trips are the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury in the workplace. Slips, trips and falls are sometimes the initiators of injuries incorrectly attributed to other causes like being hit by a runaway vehicle, a carrying injury or a fire related (burn) accident. Public liability accident claims injuries like fractured wrists sustained on poorly maintained roads are also quite common with recent incidents having happened on Station Rd and on High St.
Road traffic compensation claims
Quittances group of expert no win, no fee legal advisors are experienced in in getting the highest settlements for anyone hurt in a car or motorbike crash in Carluke.
Road traffic accidents involving vehicles in Carluke are quite common. Government statistics reveal a total of 619 accidents (544 slight accidents, 69 serious accidents and 6 fatal accidents) in 2013 in South Lanarkshire council area. In 2014 accidents increased to 657. Incidents in the Carluke region in 2013 included car crashes on the single carriageway of the A73 and B7056 junction and on the single carriageway of the A721 and B7056 junction.
We have assisted claims for people, from gardeners to clothing and textile technologists, to claim for their work related injuries.
No Win, No Fee Solicitors in Carluke
If your case is not successful, a No Win, No Fee agreement (or CFA) with your solicitor means their legal fees are not payable. When you succeed in your compensation claim, the fees for your lawyer are settled by the other side.
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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 your questions answered
Before you choose to instruct a lawyer you should arm yourself with as much information about making a claim as you need. The right information can help you make the best decision for your future.
Get answers to common questions in our frequently asked questions section.
Ready to make your claim for compensation?
Phone a specialist solicitor on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to get your claim for compensation underway, or you can begin your personal injury claim here.
Quittance's team of experts look forward to helping you. If you need more information, you can request a callback or call us on 0800 612 7456 today.