Updated: Tuesday, 26th July 2016
Our nationwide panel of solicitors help Claimants throughout the UK to keep more of their settlement or damages with our fairer success fees.
Whether you live in Garelochhead or anywhere else in the UK, Quittance can can manage your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a centre near you .
Making a claim
Compensation claims should be made in 3 years of an injury in the majority of cases.
Extensive legislation exists to provide support for injured people who seek compensation, and our panel of injury lawyers have many years of experience advising clients regarding the strength of their claims.
To win a Garelochhead personal injury case, your solicitor must prove:
- The Defendant owed you a duty of care
- The Defendant breached that duty
- Your injury or illness was caused by that breach
Information and legal advice can be provided by a short, free consultation with an Garelochhead injury lawyer.
How to pick the right personal injury solicitor
It can take several months for most minor injury claims to have a settlement negotiated. Claims for very serious injury or illness can take years in some circumstances. All solicitors are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), but service levels can vary.
Given the impact your solicitor can have on your experience of making a claim, choosing a lawyer to fit your requirements is a crucial first step.
Solicitors working on a No Win, No Fee basis generally charge a success fee and for ATE insurance. Deductions from a Claimant's compensation for chronic asthma, for example, ranges from £21,230 to £34,760 (based on 2015 market data).
Look into Garelochhead personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by lawyers, as with any professional service, vary considerably.
Online personal injury solicitor reviews can certainly be instructive if you are mulling over which solicitor to select.
Will I have to choose a lawyer near me?
Claimants are not restricted to local firms and can make a selection based on the success fee a solicitor charges or other service factors.
Medicals will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national medical network will assist with this critical stage of the claims process.
Which types of compensation claims do you conduct in Garelochhead?
Compensation can be arranged for a wide range of injuries in Garelochhead. Quittance have assisted with injuries and illness including:
Personal injury lawyers can help Claimants with getting compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses that include anything from noise induced hearing loss to cancer caused by diesel exhaust fumes.
Road traffic compensation claims
Our network of best of breed no win, no fee litigators have years of experience in getting maximum compensation for people hurt in a car accident in Garelochhead.
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Garelochhead are reasonably common with statistics showing a total of 304 accidents (242 slight accidents, 51 serious accidents and 11 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Argyll and Bute local authority. By 2014 accidents decreased to 255.
Accidents at work
We have helped Claimants injured at work, from lathe operators to food scientists, to get the compensation they deserve.
Serious injury specialists in Garelochhead
Quittance recognise the difference compensation will make to people affected by serious injury. By relieving the financial pressure a serious injury puts on a Claimant, compensation helps individuals to concentrate on their rehabilitation.
Slip and trip injuries
Recorded statistics highlight the fact that slips and trips are still the most common cause of injury in the workplace in 2014/15. Slips and trips are frequently the initiators of injuries attributed to other causes e.g. being struck by moving machinery, when supporting another person or a harmful substance accident. Public place claims for injuries such as broken wrists sustained on poorly maintained roads are also quite common with recent street falls having occurred on the Clachan.
Clinical negligence in Garelochhead
Clinical negligence - previously referred to as medical negligence - is the legal term a breach of the duty of care by a medical professional, either private or NHS. Our panel of solicitors acting for Garelochhead have been instructed on clinical negligence claims made against infirmaries and hospitals that include Victoria Integrated Care Unit, 93 East King Street, Helensburgh, G84 7BU.
No Win, No Fee Lawyers in Garelochhead
If your solicitor loses the injury claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and the lawyer means you are not required to pay the solicitor's fees. If the claim is won, the fees for your lawyer are settled by the losing Defendant.
Will there be hidden fees in the small print?
We guarantee No Win, No Fee means the injured party will never need to pay any of your lawyer's legal fees in the event that you do not win your claim. Read more about No Win, No Fee here
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Before you instruct your solicitor arm yourself with as much information as you think is necessary. This will help you to make the best choice for you.
Find more information before picking up the phone. See more frequently asked questions here.
How to get a injury claim started
You can begin your claim for compensation online here or call 0800 612 7456.
Talk to a member of Quittance's team today for more detail about you claim. Request a no-obligation callback or call 0800 612 7456.