Updated: Thursday, 8th September 2016
Quittance's national panel of solicitors help Claimants throughout England and Wales keep more of their personal injury settlement with our fairer success fees.
Whether you are based in Coylton or anywhere in the UK, we can are able to manage your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Injury claims should be made within a 3-year window, starting from the date the injury occurred in most cases.
Claimants who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses such as repetitive strain injuries are frequently still able to claim even where the illness's cause happened years or even decades earlier. The date that you learn of your diagnosis is what starts the three-year time limit in such circumstances.
Whether claiming for a road accident in Coylton or slip or trip, proving a claim involves three components. It must be demonstrated that the person or company causing the injury owed you a duty of care, that this duty of care was breached, and this breach caused your illness or injury.
Making your claim as soon as possible will allow your solicitor to help gather useful supporting evidence and witness statements.
How to pick the best personal injury lawyer for your compensation claim
Usually a compensation claim will take some months to reach a conclusion. In serious injury cases, claims may run for one or two years. All solicitors are regulated by the SRA, but the quality of service does vary.
Your lawyer should be someone you are able to rely on throughout the claims process to provide both legal guidance and practical advice.
Coylton personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by injury lawyers, as with any service, vary considerably.
Online personal injury solicitor reviews can certainly help build a picture if you are considering which solicitor to pick.
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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 a severe thumb dislocation, for example, the compensation you actually keep could vary from £3,190 to £5,500 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.
Will I have to choose a law firm near me?
You do not need to instruct a personal injury solicitor near you.
Medicals will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national network of medical professionals will assist with this critical stage of the claims process.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
What kinds of cases do you handle?
Quittance's network of lawyers have assisted individuals get compensation for a range of injury and illness.
Clinical negligence in Coylton
Clinical negligence (formerly referred to as medical negligence) is the term for when an injury is associated with a breach of duty by a General Practitioner or any other healthcare professional. Quittance's panel of personal injury solicitors acting for Coylton have helped Claimants with claims brought against health services including Ailsa Hospital, Dalmellington Road, Ayr, KA6 6AB.
Accidents in the workplace
We have assisted claims for Claimants, from nurses to civil engineers, to secure financial compensation awards.
Road traffic accidents in Coylton
Quittances network of expert no win, no fee solicitors have decades of experience in obtaining maximum awards for Claimants injured in a car accident in Coylton.
Road accidents involving all vehicles in Coylton are relatively commonplace with statistics showing a total of 244 accidents (218 slight accidents, 22 serious accidents and 4 fatal accidents) in 2013 in South Ayrshire local authority area. In 2014 accidents increased to 245.
Coylton solicitors for serious injury compensation claims
The Quittance team recognise the vital difference injury compensation will make to severely injured Claimants. By limiting the stress a serious injury puts on an injured Claimant, an injury claim enables individuals to prioritise rehabilitation.
Slip, trip and fall injuries
Reported statistics expose the fact that employee slips and trips are by far the most frequent accident at work. They are typically the initiators of injuries categorised as something else such as being struck by moving machinery, when helping another person or an exposure to fire accident. Public place accident claims injuries such as broken wrists happening on potholes are also common with trips having occurred in the local area.
No Win, No Fee Solicitors handling cases in Coylton
No Win, No Fee agreements guard Claimants from an obligation to pay their legal fees if they do not succeed in their claim.
A success fee is levied by solicitors serving Coylton working under a No Win, No Fee agreement (also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA). This fee is generally 25 percent and is taken from your compensation award.
100% No Win, No Fee
No Win, No Fee means that there is nothing to pay if the claim is unsuccessful. With Quittance's No Win, No Fee guarantee, there is no risk of being charged extra costs and there will be no catch hiding in the small print.
Read more about No Win, No Fee here
What should happen next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get further information
We give detailed answers to help people affected by injury choose whether to proceed.
Get answers to popular questions asked by injured people in our FAQ section.
Start a compensation claim
When you are ready to get underway, you can start a claim for compensation by calling 0800 612 7456 (0333 344 6575 from mobiles) or via our online contact form.
If you would like to discuss your options with a solicitor before starting, request a callback or contact on 0800 612 7456.