Updated: Thursday, 1st September 2016
Quittance's national network of lawyers help injured Claimants throughout England and Wales to keep more damages.
Whether you are based in Huntly or anywhere in the UK, our solicitors can help with your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a centre near you .
Making a claim
Claims should be made within three years of the date of the injury in the majority of cases.
In most cases, making a successful claim has these key elements. It must be demonstrated that:
- a duty of care was owed
- that the duty was breached
- the breach was the cause of the injury or illness
Your solicitor should consider how your case will relate to each of the points.
Finding the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your claim
It can take several months for most minor injury claims to reach a settlement. Matters involving serious injury or disputed liability can take years in some circumstances. All solicitors are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), however the level of service offered by different firms varies.
Given the impact your legal representative can have on your life, both during and after your recovery, picking an injury lawyer that meets your needs is an important first step.
Does the location of the personal injury solicitor matter?
Claimants are not restricted to local firms and can make a selection based on the success fee a solicitor charges or other service factors.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually needs a local service provider is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Reviews for solicitors in Huntly
Discussing you claim with a solicitor is an easy way to identify whether they are a good fit. Before picking up the phone, looking up injury lawyer reviews should give you a much better idea of the level of service on offer, and the factors that matter most to you.
The disparity in the amount of success fees and insurance premiums charged by law firms is considerable.
As an example the amount of financial compensation retained by a successful Claimant accepting a settlement of £22,103 for very serious thumb injuries could conceivably vary from £13,262 to £18,787.
More information How to compare injury solicitors quotes
Which claims do you conduct in Huntly and Aberdeenshire?
It is possible to make a claim for a range of injury and illness in Huntly and across Aberdeenshire. Quittance can help with injuries and medical conditions including:
Solicitors can assist with claiming work related compensation for industrial injuries including anything from industrial deafness to asthma caused by laboratory animals.
Huntly lawyers for serious injury compensation
Quittance recognise the critical difference compensation makes to people whose lives have been affected by serious and catastrophic injury.
By limiting the stress a serious injury imposes on an injured Claimant and their dependants, a successful claim allows individuals to prioritise recovery and rehabilitation.
Our network of expert law firms have aided families claim compensation for many chronic conditions and catastrophic injuries. Injuries and illnesses categorised as catastrophic or serious include back injuries, amputation and chemical burns.
Medical negligence in Huntly
Clinical negligence - in the past referred to as medical negligence - is the term used to describe a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a healthcare professional. An illustration of this could be a misdiagnosis claim. Quittance's highly experienced panel of personal injury lawyers acting for Huntly have handled clinical negligence compensation claims made against hospitals that include Jubilee Hospital, Bleachfield Street, Huntly, AB54 8EX.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Huntly
Accidents involving all vehicles in Huntly are relatively commonplace with 23 fatal accidents, 174 serious accidents and 422 slight accidents in 2013 in Aberdeenshire (Total events were 619 local authority. In 2014 total accidents had decreased to 570.
Quittances network of qualified no win, no fee litigators are experienced in in achieving optimum compensation for Claimants hurt in a car or motorbike crash in Huntly.
Slip, trip and fall injuries
HSE statistics underline the fact that employee slips and trips are by far the most frequent accident at work. Slips and trips are quite often the cause of injuries attributed to other causes like being hit by a moving object or an exposure to fire accident. Public place litigation for injuries like sprained arms happening on pavement ice are also quite common with street falls having occurred on the Square and on Main Street.
Accidents at work
Quittance has helped people, from electricians to graphic designers, to get the compensation they deserve.
How No Win, No Fee injury lawyers handle Huntly claims
If you succeed, the fees for your solicitor must be settled by the other party. If your lawyer does not win claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your lawyer confirms that you are not required to pay their fees.
Quittance's 100% No Win, No Fee guarantee
Some firms could impose additional costs if they lose your case. Through Quittance's solicitors, 100% No Win, No Fee protection is guaranteed, with no catches whatsoever. Read more about our No Win, No Fee here
How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Making the right decision depends on getting the right information. Get your questions answered before you instruct.
Get answers to questions asked by injured people on our frequently asked questions page.
Ready to start?
Once you have made the decision to proceed, you can begin a injury claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or with our online contact form.
Speak to our network of specialists to discuss your claim. Call 0800 612 7456 or get a callback.