Updated: Sunday, 4th September 2016
Quittance's national panel of solicitors help clients throughout the UK keep more injury compensation with our fairer success fees.
If you are based in Crossgates or anywhere else in the UK, our expert injury lawyers will help with your claim and we will always set up a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims should usually be made within three years of the date the accident occurred or you learned of the injury.
Powerful legislation is in place to support people seeking compensation, and our panel of specialist solicitors have many years of experience advising their clients with regard to the likelihood of success.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, it must be shown that:
- You were owed a duty of care by the Defendant
- That duty was breached by the Defendant
- The Defendant's breach caused your injury or illness
Starting your claim sooner will allow the solicitor to help collate supporting witness statements and other evidence.
Choosing the right personal injury solicitor for your claim
Finding the most suitable personal injury solicitor to act for you is a critical step towards receiving the best settlement or award for your accident.
With some 46 offices within 25 miles of Crossgates (according the Solicitors Regulation Authority), what is the best way to make certain you instruct the most appropriate solicitors' practice for your case?
The contrast in personal injury insurance premiums and success fees between different solicitors often surprises Claimants.
As an example the amount retained by an injured person accepting a settlement of £28,006 for chronic asthma could vary from £16,804 to £23,805.
More information How to compare personal injury fees
Comparing injury solicitors in Crossgates - online reviews
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before picking up the phone, looking up injury lawyer reviews should give you a clear understanding of the difference between service levels offered by firms.
Will I have to choose a lawyer near me?
As with many professional services, you do not need to select a law firm near you.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually will need to be performed locally is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Which kinds of cases does Quittance conduct in Crossgates?
Our panel of solicitors have represented clients in Crossgates whose accident circumstances were diverse and which led to serious injuries.
Slip and trip injuries
Recorded statistics underscore the fact that slips, trips and falls are the most prevalent cause of injury in the workplace. Slips and trips are typically lead to accidents attributed to other causes for instance being hit by an object falling from a machine or a drowning accident. Public place litigation for injuries such as pulled muscles occurring on potholes are also common with trips having occurred on Main Street and on Main St.
Legal advisors can avise on claiming work related compensation for industrial injuries that include anything from asbestos related illness to benzene poisoning.
Road traffic compensation claims
Quittances network of expert road traffic accident solicitors have a wealth of experience in fighting for maximum general and special damages for people injured in a car accident in Crossgates.
Road accidents involving vehicles in Crossgates are not uncommon. Official statistics reveal a total of 550 accidents (454 slight accidents, 85 serious accidents and 11 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Fife local authority district. By 2014 the total had decreased to 528.
Quittance has handled claims for Claimants injured at work, from members of the Royal Navy to conference organisers, to secure financial compensation awards.
Crossgates serious injury compensation claims
The long-term impact of a serious injury is understood by solicitors and insurers when they are working out compensation. Our network of expert lawyers work to get compensation for severe injuries. This includes compensation for physiotherapy and treatment. Our network of solicitors have aided families receive compensation for a wide range of catastrophic injuries and chronic conditions. Injury and illness categorised as serious and catastrophic include lung disease, serious pharmaceutical error and back injuries.
Clinical negligence in Crossgates
Clinical negligence, previously known as medical negligence, is when an injury or illness is suffered by a person a failing on the part of a GP or any other healthcare provider, NHS or private. Quittance's panel of lawyers acting for Fife and Crossgates have handled claims brought against private and NHS hospitals including Queen Margaret Hospital, Whitefield Road, Dunfermline, KY12 0SU.
Crossgates No Win, No Fee Expert Lawyers
No Win, No Fee agreements (or Conditional Fee Agreements) protect clients from the requirement to pay solicitors' fees if their case is not successful.
A success fee will be charged by Crossgates solicitors working under a No Win, No Fee agreement. Unlike their standard fees, the 'success fee' will be paid out of the Claimant's award and will be usually 25%.
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How to proceed
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 decide to instruct a lawyer arm yourself with as much information as you need. answers help you make the right choice for you.
If you need more information before calling, try our FAQ section.
Start a injury claim
When you have made the decision to get underway, you can start your claim for compensation by calling 0800 612 7456 or using Quittance's contact form.
Our expert team are ready to help. You can phone 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback.