Updated: Wednesday, 27th July 2016
Our national network of personal injury solicitors help Claimants throughout England and Wales keep more damages with our fairer success fees.
Whether you live in Drongan or anywhere in the UK, we can can help with your claim and we will always arrange a medical report at a medical centre near your home.
Making a claim
Compensation claims must, in most cases, be made within 3 years of an injury.
For most claims, making a successful claim will involve three issues. It must be proven 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 select the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer?
Compensation for a injury claim can take months, and even years in the most serious claims, to be paid. All solicitors are regulated by the SRA, however the level of service offered by different firms varies.
Considering the effect your lawyer can have on your recovery, finding a solicitor that matches your needs is an important first step.
What should you consider when comparing Drongan solicitor reviews?
Solicitors have a wide range of approaches to handling cases and clients, from sympathetic to formal and traditional. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a useful when contrasting the approach and service levels taken by individual firms.
Will I need a local legal firm ?
Choosing a nearby solicitors office is not especially critical as injury cases are normally managed by phone, post and email.
It is however necessary to select a law firm with national medical centres as you will usually need to go to an independent medical examination.
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 ankle injuries causing some permanent problems, for example, the compensation you actually keep could vary from £11,110 to £21,505 depending on the fees charged by your lawyer.
You should be aware of how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Which kinds of claims for compensation does Quittance handle in Drongan?
Compensation can be claimed for a broad range of injury and illness in Drongan and across East Ayrshire. We have assisted with injuries and medical conditions including:
Solicitors can help Claimants with claiming maximum compensation for diverse industrial illnesses ranging from mesolthelioma to asthma caused by colophony.
Drongan serious injury claims
Courts recognise that serious injuries have a life-altering impact on an affected individual and their family.
By relieving the financial pressure serious injury places on an injured person, compensation enables them to prioritise their recovery. Quittance's network of lawyers have for many years helped families impacted by major accidents. Injuries and illnesses which are considered by the Courts to be catastrophic or serious include chemical burns, concussion and birth negligence.
Accidents at work
Quittance has handled claims for people, from lathe operators to economists, to secure financial compensation awards.
Slips and trips
Officially reported statistics highlight the fact that slips, trips and falls continue to be the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury at work. They are sometimes the initiators of injuries attributed to other reasons e.g. being struck by machinery or a swimming pool drowning accident. Public place negligence claims injuries like bruised backs happening on obstructed walkways are also quite prevalent with street falls having happened on Main St and on High Main St.
Clinical negligence in Drongan
Clinical negligence, previously known as medical negligence, is where an illness or injury results from a failing on the part of a medical professional. Quittance's experienced panel of personal injury lawyers acting for Drongan have helped Claimants with claims filed against local hospitals that include Ailsa Hospital, Dalmellington Road, Ayr, KA6 6AB.
Road traffic claims
Accidents involving vehicles in Drongan are quite common. Gov. uk statistics show a total of 209 accidents (177 slight accidents, 28 serious accidents and 4 fatal accidents) in 2013 in East Ayrshire local authority. By 2014 accidents increased to 224.
Our network of road traffic accident personal injury lawyers have a wealth of experience in securing optimum settlements for people who have been injured in a car or motorcycle accident in Drongan.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors handle Drongan compensation claims
Lawyers looking after claims in Drongan and East Ayrshire generally work on a Conditional Fee Agreement, also called a No Win, No Fee agreement. This prevents the lawyer from billing you for any legal fees if they are not successful.
Will I have to pay any fees?
No Win, No Fee should mean that there are no hidden costs and there is nothing owed if the claim is lost. With our 100% No Win, No Fee guarantee, you will not be charged unexpected costs and there are no catches hiding in the small print.
Click here to read more about about our No Win, No Fee.
What should you do next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Making the right decision for you depends on the right information. Get any questions answered before you instruct a lawyer.
Find answers to common questions on our FAQ page.
Start your personal injury claim
You can begin your compensation claim here or phone us on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575.
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