Updated: Saturday, 3rd September 2016
Quittance's national network of solicitors help clients across the country to retain more of their settlement or damages.
If you live in Dyce or anywhere else in the UK, Quittance can are able to help with your claim and we will always set up a medical at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims should, in most cases, be made within a 3-year window.
Whether claiming for a work-related illness or road accident, a successful compensation claim involves three components. It must be shown that:
- the person or company causing the injury owed you a duty of care
- the duty of care was breached
- this breach caused your illness or injury
Getting your claim started sooner will enable witness statements to be gathered by the solicitor.
How do you select the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your injury?
Selecting the most suitable legal team to act for you is a key step towards getting the highest compensation award for your injuries.
With approximately 19 offices within 25 miles of Dyce (according to the Solicitors Regulation Authority database) - how do you ensure you choose the ideal law firm to pursue compensation for you?
Comparing Dyce personal injury solicitors - online reviews
Discussing you claim with a solicitor is an easy way to identify whether they are a good fit. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a useful when contrasting the quality of service offered by different firms.
Will I need a local Dyce lawyer ?
Choosing a nearby lawyers office is not very critical as injury cases can be managed by phone, post and email.
It is however necessary to instruct a law firm that has medical facilities near you as Claimants will almost always have to go to a medical assessment.
The diversity in the amount of personal injury success fees and insurance premiums between solicitors often surprises prospective Claimants.
To illustrate the point, the amount of compensation retained by a Claimant who was awarded £84,631 for extensive fractures causing serious long term problems can vary from £50,778 to £71,936.
Further reading Compare personal injury solicitors fees
Which types of claims for compensation do you conduct?
It is possible to make a claim for a range of injury and illness throughout Dyce. Quittance can help with injuries including:
Road traffic accidents in Dyce
Road accidents involving all vehicles in Dyce are relatively commonplace with statistics showing a total of 395 accidents (291 slight accidents, 100 serious accidents and 4 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Aberdeen City council area. By 2014 the total had decreased to 310.
Our network of skilled legal advisors have a wealth of experience in obtaining optimum compensation for people injured in a car or motorbike accident in Dyce.
We have assisted claims for people, from construction workers to control and instrumentation engineers, to get the compensation they deserve.
Slip and trip injuries
Health and Saftey Executive statistics emphasise the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are by some margin the most prevalent cause of accidents leading to injury in the workplace. Slips and trips are typically forerunner to accidents attributed to other causes such as being hit by hand tools in use, when supporting another person or a fire related (burn) accident. Public place legal claims for injuries such as broken collarbones occurring on potholes are also quite prevalent with pavement trips having occurred on Victoria St and on Dyce.
Lawyers can help with getting compensation for industrial illnesses including anything from asbestos related disease to asthma caused by colophony.
Dyce solicitors for serious injury compensation
The Courts recognise that serious injuries can have a significant effect on a Claimant and their dependants.
By limiting the financial pressure a serious or catastrophic injury places on a Claimant and their family, an injury claim enables individuals to concentrate on their recovery.
Our panel of specialist solicitor firms correspond with doctors, the legal system and insurance companies ensuring people impacted by major accidents get the legal and medical support they need. Injuries and illnesses which are held to be catastrophic or serious include degloving injuries, chronic pain and birth negligence.
Medical negligence in Dyce
Clinical negligence (in the past known as referred to as medical negligence) is the term for when an injury or illness follows a breach of duty on the part of a medical provider. Our panel of injury solicitors acting for Dyce have handled negligence claims filed against NHS and private hospitals that include Hyperbaric Centre, 123 Ashgrove Road West, Aberdeen, AB16 5FA.
Dyce No Win, No Fee Expert Solicitors
Should you be successful, your legal fees will be paid by the losing side. If you lose your claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your solicitor means you will not have to pay their legal costs.
A success fee will be charged by solicitors who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. Unlike their standard fees, the 'success fee' is paid out of the Claimant's award and will be generally 25 percent.
Will there be hidden fees in the small print to pay?
Quittance ensure No Win, No Fee means a Claimant shall never have to pay your lawyer's legal fees should you do not win the injury claim. Click here to read more about about No Win, No Fee.
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Find out more
Before you choose to instruct your solicitor you should arm yourself with information about the process. This can help you make the right choice.
If you have more questions before picking up the phone, see our FAQ section.
Start your compensation claim
Once you are ready to get underway, you can begin your injury claim by phoning 0800 612 7456 or with our online contact form here.
If you have anything else to ask or would like to discuss your options first, request a callback at a time that is convenient for you or phone on 0800 612 7456.