Updated: Friday, 2nd September 2016
If you live in Horley or anywhere in the UK, our expert injury lawyers are able to help with your claim and we will always set up a medical at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Injury claims should be made within a 3-year window, starting from the date the injury occurred in the majority of cases.
Whether compensation is being claimed for a work-related illness in Horley or road accident, proving a claim has these key elements. It needs to be shown 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.
The lawyer will discuss each of these key issues and should explain how they apply to your claim.
How to approach choosing the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor
Identifying the most appropriate legal team to act for you is a crucial step towards negotiating the highest compensation settlement for your illness or injuries.
What is the best way to make sure you instruct the best company to pursue compensation for you?
What should be considered when comparing Horley solicitor reviews?
There is often no substitute for phoning a solicitor to discuss your case directly. Before you call, checking personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a better idea of the level of service on offer.
Do you have to choose a personal injury solicitor in Horley?
You do not need to select a solicitor near you.
Medical exams will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national network of medical professionals will assist with this critical stage of the claims process.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
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 extensive fractures causing serious long term problems, for example, ranges from £63,360 to £105,875 (based on 2015 market data).
What types of compensation claims does Quittance conduct in Horley and Surrey?
Compensation can be claimed for a range of injuries in Horley and throughout Surrey. We can assist with:
We recognise the critical change compensation makes to severely injured Claimants. Compensation will ease the financial burden and reduce the pressure on an injured Claimant enabling them to focus on recovery.
Our panel of expert solicitors for many years have helped Claimants impacted by serious accidents.
Accidents in the workplace
We have assisted claims for Claimants, from nurses to graphic designers, to claim injury compensation. Work injury data for the Mole Valley local authority are compiled under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations by the Government and set out below:
|Workplace accidents in Mole Valley Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||0||1||0|
|Exposure to harmful substance||1||0||1|
|Fall from height||5||2||4|
|Animal related (e.g. serious cat scratches)||3||0||0|
|Lifting and handling injuries||36||11||9|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||30||25||16|
|Hit by vehicle||0||1||0|
|Hit by object||15||12||8|
Slips and trips
Government figures underline the fact that employee slips and trips are, by a considerable degree, the most common accident at work in Surrey in 2014/15. Slips and trips are sometimes the cause of injuries recorded in another category e.g. being struck by a moving object, a crush injury from something overturning or a quarry drowning accident. Public place litigation for injuries like cheekbone fractures happening on poorly maintained roads are also quite common with recent incidents having occurred on Wheelers Lane and on Consort Way.
Clinical and medical negligence in Horley
Clinical negligence - previously referred to as medical negligence - is when an injury or illness is suffered by a person a failing by a medical professional. Our panel of injury solicitors acting for Horley have handled clinical negligence claims filed against healthcare providers that include Spire Gatwick Park Hospital, Povey Cross Road, Horley, RH6 0BB.
Road accidents in Horley
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Horley are reasonably common. Government statistics reveal 18 fatal accidents, 581 serious accidents and 4624 slight accidents in 2013 in Surrey (Total events were 5223 local authority. In 2014 accidents increased to 5,408.
Quittances group of certified litigators are experienced in in securing the highest awards for people who have been hurt in a car or motorbike accident in Horley.
Personal injury solicitors can help Claimants with claiming maximum compensation for industrial illnesses that range from occupational asthma to benzene poisoning.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors handle Horley cases
If you are successful, the costs for your solicitor must be settled by the losing side. If your claim is not won, a No Win, No Fee agreement with the lawyer means you are not required to pay the solicitor's legal costs.
Are there hidden fees in the small print?
Some solicitors could charge extra fees if they lose your case. With our injury lawyers, 100% No Win, No Fee is assured, with no catches in the small print. Click here to read more about about our 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.
Get further information
Making the right decision depends on having the correct information. Get any questions answered before you instruct.
Find more answers online without being required to call a solicitor. See more frequently asked questions here.
How to get a claim started
Phone a specialist solicitor on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to make a compensation claim, alternatively you can begin the injury claim online here.
Our team of personal injury specialists help injured Claimants every day. Need more information? You can phone us on 0800 612 7456 or request a callback.