Updated: Sunday, 4th September 2016
Our nationwide panel of lawyers help Claimants across the UK to keep more personal injury compensation.
Whether you are based in Clackmannanshire or anywhere else in England or Wales, wecan are able to handle your claim and we will arrange a medical assessment at a medical centre near you.
Making an injury claim
Personal injury claims must usually be made within three years of the date the accident occurred or you learned of the injury.
People who have been diagnosed with an illness or medical condition such as hand-arm vibration syndrome are often still entitled to claim compensation even where the illness's cause happened years or even decades earlier. In such cases, it is the date that you learn of your diagnosis that is considered.
Whether compensation is being claimed for a road accident in Clackmannanshire, there are three components to proving a claim. It needs to be shown that:
- a duty of care was owed
- that the duty was breached
- the breach was the cause of the injury or illness
How do you find the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer?
Compensation for a claim can take months, and even years in the most serious claims, to be settled. The SRA regulate strictly legal advice given by all solicitors, but they are not responsible for many issues of interest to people affected by injury, such as speed or level of service.
Given the impact your lawyer can have on your experience of making a claim, finding a solicitor that matches your needs is a crucial first step.
Does the location of the law firm matter?
As with many professional services, you do not need to select a solicitor near you.
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.
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 neck injuries causing spondylosis, serious limitation of movement or permanent/recurring pain, for example, ranges from £11,110 to £20,185 (based on 2015 market data).
You should be aware of how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Reviews for injury lawyers in Clackmannanshire
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before you call, checking injury lawyer reviews should give you a better idea of the level of service on offer.
Which kinds of compensation claims does Quittance conduct in Clackmannanshire and Clackmannanshire?
Compensation can be claimed for a broad range of injuries in Clackmannanshire. Our team have helped with injuries including:
Slip and trip injuries
Government statistics emphasise the fact that slips and trips are by some margin the most prevalent accident at work. Slips and trips are often the cause of accidents attributed to other causes for instance being hit by moving machinery, a carrying injury or a river drowning accident. Public place litigation for injuries like broken toes sustained on slippery pavements are also common with pavement trips having occurred on Main St.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Clackmannanshire
Accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Clackmannanshire are quite common. Official statistics reveal fatal accidents, 14 serious accidents and 72 slight accidents in 2013 in Clackmannanshire (Total events were 86 council area. In 2014 the total had decreased to 84.
Our network of solicitors have a wealth of experience in securing the highest damages for people who have been hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in Clackmannanshire.
Serious injury lawyers in Clackmannanshire
The long-term effect serious and catastrophic injury can have is understood by Courts and insurance companies when calculating a claim.
By relieving the financial stress a serious injury places on an injured Claimant and their family, an injury claim allows individuals to prioritise their recovery and rehabilitation. Quittance's network of expert solicitors correspond with doctors, insurance providers and the legal system ensuring Claimants affected by serious accidents receive legal and medical support. Injuries which are considered to be catastrophic or serious include hydrocarbon poisoning and spinal cord damage.
Medical and clinical negligence in Clackmannanshire
Clinical negligence, until recently referred to as medical negligence, is where there has been a breach of the duty of care on the part of a healthcare provider, private or NHS. Our panel of injury solicitors acting for Clackmannanshire have helped people with claims filed against private and NHS hospitals including Clackmannanshire Community Healthcare Centre, Hall Park Road, Sauchie, FK10 3JQ.
Accidents in the workplace
We have assisted people, from warehouse assistants to civil engineers, to claim injury compensation.
No Win, No Fee Injury Lawyers in Clackmannanshire
Were you to be successful, the legal costs will be paid by the losing side. When your injury claim is lost, a No Win, No Fee agreement with your solicitor confirms that you are not required to pay their legal fees.
100% No Win, No Fee
Quittance's expert injury solicitors ensure that No Win, No Fee means the injured party do not have to pay your solicitor's costs if you do not win your claim.
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 further information
Making the right decision for you depends on getting the right information. Get any questions answered before you instruct a lawyer.
If you need more information before phoning, try our FAQ section.
If you have chosen to get underway, you can start the personal injury claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or through our online contact form.
If you have more questions or would like to discuss your options before making a decision, phone on 0800 612 7456 or request a callback at a time that is convenient for you.