Updated: Wednesday, 10th August 2016
Whether you are based in Catterick Garrison or anywhere else in the UK, our experienced personal injury lawyers will handle your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a medical centre near your home.
Making a claim
Injury claims should usually be made within 3 years of an injury.
Considerable legislation exists to support Claimants seeking compensation for their injuries, and our panel of personal injury lawyers have many years of experience advising clients on the likelihood of success.
Whether compensation is being claimed for a road accident in Catterick Garrison, proving a claim involves three components. It needs to 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 will discuss these key points and will look at how they apply in your case.
Help for injured people seeking a personal injury solicitor
Finding a suitable solicitors' practice to act for you is a critical step towards successfully claiming the most compensation for your illness or injuries.
How can you make sure you choose the ideal firm for your case?
You should be aware that the amount of compensation you get to keep can vary considerably from firm to firm (2015 research). No Win, No Fee solicitors will expect you to pay a success fee and an ATE insurance premium. For loss of taste, for example, the compensation you actually keep could vary from £15,510 to £20,185 depending on the fees charged by your lawyer.
The key issue to be aware of is how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Catterick Garrison personal injury solicitor reviews
The quality of legal advice offered by solicitors, as with any service, can vary a great deal.
Researching online reviews can help build a picture when contemplating which solicitor to sign up with.
Are Catterick Garrison Claimants restricted to only local personal injury solicitors?
As with many professional services, you do not need to instruct a solicitor near you.
For the majority of claims, the only aspect that needs a local service provider is the medical exam. This exam provides necessary medical evidence to support your claim, and is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
Claims Quittance conducts in Catterick Garrison
It is possible to claim compensation for a range of injury and illness in Catterick Garrison. Our team can help with injuries including:
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Catterick Garrison
Quittances group of proficient road traffic accident solicitors have vast experience in getting maximum awards for anyone who has been injured in a road accident in Catterick Garrison.
Medical negligence in Catterick Garrison
Clinical negligence, once called medical negligence, is where an injury is associated with a failing on the part of a healthcare professional. Quittance's panel of lawyers acting for Catterick Garrison have helped Claimants with claims filed against healthcare providers that include Duchess Of Kent Hospital, Duchess Of Kent Barracks, Horne Road, Catterick Garrison, DL9 4DF.
Serious injury experts acting in Catterick Garrison
The long-term impact serious injury can have is acknowledged by Courts when calculating injury compensation. We fight to get maximum compensation for severe injury and illness. This includes claiming for long-term medical treatment and care costs.
Slips, trips and falls
Health and Safety figures stress the fact that slips, trips and falls are the most frequent cause of injury at work in Yorkshire and the UK. Slips, trips and falls are quite often related to injuries incorrectly attributed to other causes for instance being hit by tools in use or a harmful substance accident. Public place (Richmondshire local authority) litigation for injuries like sprained arms happening on pavement cracks are also quite common with recent pavement trips having happened on Broadway.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted injured Claimants, from kitchen workers to clinical scientists, to seek financial compensation. Work injury statistics in the Catterick Garrison local authority are compiled in accordance with RIDDOR regulations by the Health and Safety Executive:
|Work accidents in Richmondshire Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||1||0||0|
|Fire related (e.g. burns)||1||0||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. PAH)||3||0||1|
|Fall from height||8||5||3|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||24||16||9|
|Struck by moving vehicle||1||0||1|
|Hit by falling object||10||4||2|
No Win, No Fee Personal injury Solicitors in Catterick Garrison
Solicitors taking care of injury claims in Catterick Garrison in most cases work on the basis of a Conditional Fee Agreement. This is also called a No Win, No Fee agreement. This prevents your lawyer from billing you for any legal fees if they are not successful.
A 'success fee' will be charged by solicitors who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement (also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA). The success fee will be usually 25% and will be deducted from the Claimant's award.
Will there be extra fees?
Quittance warrant No Win, No Fee means an injured Claimant will never have to pay your solicitor's costs should your injury claim is unsuccessful. Read more about No Win, No Fee here
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
We offer detailed information to help Claimants choose whether to start the claim.
Find more information online without picking up the phone. See more frequently asked questions here.
Ready to begin?
You can begin the compensation claim here or call us on 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) to go through your claim with a member of the Quittance team.
Our team of experts look forward to helping you. Need more information? You can request a free callback or phone us on 0800 612 7456 today.