Updated: Thursday, 4th August 2016
Whether you live in Euxton or anywhere in the UK, Quittance can are able to handle your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making a claim
Compensation claims should, in most cases, be made within 3 years of an injury.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, it must be proven 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
A short, free consultation with an Euxton injury lawyer will give information and useful advice.
How to choose the best personal injury lawyer
Identifying the most appropriate lawyer to assist you is an important step towards getting the best compensation settlement for your illness or injuries.
How can you make sure you select the ideal law firm to work with?
Euxton personal injury solicitor reviews
Service standards offered by injury lawyers vary considerably.
Reviews can be helpful when deciding which lawyer best serves your needs.
Do you need to select a local Euxton injury lawyer ?
Going for a local lawyers office is not especially relevant as cases are usually run by phone and email.
It is however necessary to choose a law firm that has national medical centres as Claimants will almost always be expected to go to a medical exam.
Read more - Do you have a medical centre near me?
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.
Claims our network of solicitors handles in Euxton
Compensation could be claimed for a broad range of injuries throughout Euxton. Our team can help with injuries and illness including:
Serious injury specialists in Euxton
Quittance recognise the vital difference an injury claim can make to seriously injured Claimants. By reducing the stress a serious injury places on a Claimant and their dependants, a successful claim helps them to concentrate on recovery and rehabilitation.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted claims for contractors, self employed or employed people, from gardeners to european commission administrators, to claim maximum compensation. Injury and illness statistics for the Chorley local authority are published under regulations by the Health and Safety Executive in the table below:
|RIDAGGR reported work accidents in Chorley Local Authority||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Exposed to fire||0||1||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. diesel exhaust fumes)||1||1||1|
|Fall from height (ladder)||15||10||13|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||3||2||0|
|Slip, trip or fall (not from height)||48||52||35|
|Struck by moving vehicle||4||0||2|
|Hit by falling object||17||9||17|
|Trapped by something collapsing||1||0||0|
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Euxton
Quittances network of accredited road traffic accident (RTA) litigators have years of experience in achieving the highest settlements for Claimants injured in a road accident in Euxton.
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Euxton are relatively frequent. Official statistics reveal 32 fatal accidents, 610 serious accidents and 3442 slight accidents in 2013 in Lancashire (Total events were 4084 local authority. In 2014 the total had increased to 4,367.
Personal injury solicitors can help with claiming compensation for diverse industrial illnesses including anything from NIHL to hydrocarbon poisoning.
Slip and trip injuries
Reported statistics highlight the fact that slips, trips and falls are the single most prevalent accident in the Lancashire workplace. Slips, trips and falls are quite often the initiators of accidents recorded in another category e.g. being hit by an object falling from a machine, being trapped by something collapsing or a harmful substance accident. Public place (Chorley local authority) negligence claims injuries such as strained muscles happening on spillages are also quite common with recent pavement trips having happened on Cleveland Street and on Chancery Rd.
Clinical and medical negligence in Euxton
Clinical negligence, previously referred to as medical negligence, is the term for when an injury is sustained from a failing on the part of a healthcare provider. Quittance's panel of injury lawyers acting for Euxton have helped people with clinical negligence claims made against NHS and private hospitals including Euxton Hall Hospital, Wigan Road, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6DY.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors handle claims for compensation in Euxton
When your case is lost, a No Win, No Fee agreement (or CFA) between you and your solicitor states that the lawyer's legal costs are not payable. If the compensation claim is successful, the legal fees must be settled by the other party or their insurer.
A 'success fee' can be charged by solicitors working under a No Win, No Fee agreement (also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA). Unlike their standard fees, this fee is in most cases 25 percent and is paid out of the compensation award.
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Some firms could levy extra fees if they lose your case. With our solicitors, 100% No Win, No Fee protection is guaranteed, with no catches in the small print.
Click here for more information about Quittance's No Win, No Fee.
What should happen next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Quittance provide clear answers helping Claimants choose whether to proceed.
If you would like to know more before phoning, try our FAQ section.
Start a claim
If you have chosen to get underway, you can begin your personal injury claim by phoning 0800 612 7456 or via Quittance's online contact form here.
Quittance's team of experts are here to help. Need more information? You can call 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.