Updated: Thursday, 1st September 2016
Quittance's nationwide network of lawyers help injury Claimants throughout England and Wales to retain more damages.
Whether you are based in Greenock or anywhere else in the UK, our experienced injury solicitors will take on your claim and we will set up a medical assessment at a medical centre near you.
Making a claim
Claims must usually be made within three years of an injury.
Whether compensation is being claimed for a road accident in Greenock, there are three key components to making a successful claim. It must be demonstrated that the person or company causing the injury owed you a duty of care, that this duty of care was breached, and this breach caused your illness or injury.
How do you choose the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor?
In many cases a compensation claim can take several months to complete and for severe injuries, claims may run for one or two years. The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) regulates all solicitors, but service levels can vary.
Considering the effect your lawyer can have on your life and your recovery, finding a solicitor that matches your needs is a crucial first step.
Look into Greenock solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by injury lawyers, as with any service, can differ considerably.
Researching online reviews can be enlightening when trying to decide which lawyer best serves your needs.
Do you need to go with a local Greenock legal firm ?
The location of a lawyers office is not very relevant as injury cases now tend to be managed by phone, post and email.
You will need to select a company that provides national medical coverage as you will usually have to attend a medical examination.
Read about - Can I attend 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 significant hip or pelvis injuries without serious permanent damage, for example, the compensation you actually keep could vary from £21,505 to £31,625 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.
Personal injury compensation cases Quittance handles in Greenock
Compensation could be arranged for a range of injury and illness in Greenock and across Inverclyde. We have assisted with injuries including:
Road traffic compensation claims
Accidents involving vehicles in Greenock are relatively frequent. Official statistics show fatal accidents, 12 serious accidents and 138 slight accidents in 2013 in Inverclyde (Total events were 150 council area. By 2014 accidents increased to 186. Accidents in Greenock in 2013 included road traffic collisions on the dual carriageway of the A8 and B788 junction and on the single carriageway of the B789 and M8 junction.
Quittances panel of skilled no win no fee solicitors have years of experience in achieving optimum compensation for people injured in a car or motorcycle accident in Greenock.
Greenock solicitors for serious injury compensation
Quittance understand the critical difference a compensation claim makes to seriously injured Claimants.
We work for the maximum compensation for major injuries, including reimbursement for medical expenses and care costs. Our panel of law firms have helped families affected by major accidents.
Accidents at work
We have helped people, from gardeners to electrical engineers, to claim work accident compensation.
Clinical and medical negligence in Greenock
Clinical negligence, until recently known as medical negligence, is when an injury or illness follows a breach in the duty of care by a medical professional. Our highly experienced panel of injury solicitors acting for Greenock have helped people with medical negligence claims made against infirmaries and hospitals that include Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Larkfield Road, Greenock, PA16 0XN.
Injury solicitors can help Claimants with claiming compensation for industrial injuries that range from mesolthelioma to emphysema.
Slips and trips
Officially reported data stress the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are the most prevalent accident in the workplace in 2014/15. These types of accident are often connected to accidents categorised as another type of accident such as being hit by an object falling from a building or a fire related accident. Public place cases for injuries such as broken wrists suffered on potholes are also common with recent street trips having happened on Brisbane St and on Bow Road.
No Win, No Fee Solicitors serving Greenock
No Win, No Fee agreements preserve Claimants in Greenock from the obligation to pay legal fees if the claim for compensation is not won.
A success fee will be charged by Greenock lawyers who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. The fee is generally 25% and will be deducted from the compensation award.
Will there be hidden fees in the small print to account for?
No Win, No Fee should mean that you will not owe anything if you lose your claim. With Quittance's 100% No Win, No Fee promise, there is absolutely no catch and there is no risk of losing out. Click here for more information about our No Win, No Fee.
How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Learn more about your claim
Before you choose your lawyer arm yourself with information about making a claim. answers help you make the right choice for your future.
If you have more questions before you are ready to call, see our FAQs.
Start a compensation claim
You can start your claim for compensation online here or phone 0800 612 7456 to talk to Quittance's team.
Our specialist team are ready to help. If you need more information, you can request a no-obligation callback or call us on 0800 612 7456.