Updated: Tuesday, 9th August 2016
Whether you are based in Immingham or anywhere else in England or Wales, our injury lawyers will manage your claim and we will always set up a medical report at a medical centre near your home.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims must usually be made within 3 years of the date you were injured or learned of your injury.
Powerful legislation exists to support injured people who seek compensation, and Quittance's panel of personal injury solicitors have many years of experience advising clients regarding the strength of their claims.
To win a personal injury case, it must be shown that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that the Defendant breached that duty, and that your injury or illness was caused by that breach.
How to find the right lawyer for your compensation claim
Identifying a suitable solicitor to represent you is a critical step towards getting the highest settlement or award for your illness or injuries.
With approximately 100 offices within a 25 radius of Immingham (according the SRA) - how do you make sure you choose the most appropriate legal practice to represent you?
The difference in success fees and ATE premiums charged by law firms working on No Win No Fee agreements can have a significant impact on your compensation.
For example the amount of compensation retained by a Claimant accepting a settlement of £55,213 for severe complex regional pain syndrome could vary from £33,128 to £46,931.
Read more at How to compare injury solicitors quotes
Do you need to choose a local Immingham injury lawyer ?
Choosing a nearby lawyers office is not so relevant as injury cases are typically managed without the need to meet the solicitor.
You will need to select a solicitors' firm that provides a national network as you will almost always be expected to attend a medical exam.
Read about : Do Quittance offer medical home visits?
Check Immingham personal injury solicitor reviews
Levels of service provided by lawyers vary considerably.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews is a great place to start when contemplating which lawyer to pick.
Injury compensation cases Quittance conducts
Quittance's panel of lawyers have assisted people receive compensation for a wide range of injury and illness.
Slip and trip accidents
Reported statistics demonstrate that slips, trips and falls are by some margin the most prevalent cause of injury in the Lincolnshire workplace. Slips, trips and falls are often lead to injuries categorised as something else such as being hit by a runaway vehicle, a carrying injury or an exposure to fire (burn) accident. Public place (West Lindsey local authority) litigation for injuries like broken wrists suffered on raised kerb stones are also quite common with falls having happened on Station Rd and on Great Limber.
Lawyers can assist with securing compensation for diverse industrial illnesses that include anything from mesolthelioma to asthma caused by grain.
Road traffic compensation claims
Quittances panel of no win, no fee personal injury solicitors have vast experience in negotiating the highest compensation for people who have sustained an injury in a car or motorcycle accident in Immingham.
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Immingham are reasonably common. Government statistics reveal a total of 3190 accidents (2775 slight accidents, 379 serious accidents and 36 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Lincolnshire local authority district. In 2014 total accidents had decreased to 3,115.
Serious injury specialists handling claims in Immingham
We recognise the vital difference compensation makes to the lives of people whose lives have been impacted by catastrophic and serious injury.
Quittance's network of solicitors work to achieve maximum compensation for severe injuries, which includes reimbursement for private medical treatment and case costs.
Clinical negligence in Immingham
Clinical negligence - at one time known as medical negligence - is the term for when an injury follows a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a General Practitioner or any other healthcare professional. Quittance's panel of personal injury lawyers acting for Lincolnshire and Immingham have assisted with legal action filed against the health service that include Diana Princess Of Wales Hospital, Scartho Road, Grimsby, DN33 2BA.
We have assisted claims for self employed and employed Claimants, from metal workers to health and safety advisers, to claim injury compensation. Accident data for the West Lindsey local authority are detailed under legislation by the Government and set out below:
|Workplace accidents in West Lindsey Local Authority (HSE)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. MTBE related illnesses)||3||1||1|
|Fall from height||11||11||13|
|Injured by an animal||5||1||4|
|Lifting and handling injuries||38||27||21|
|Slip or trip||38||34||22|
|Struck by moving vehicle||3||1||3|
|Hit by falling object||19||9||8|
|Trapped underneath something||0||0||1|
Immingham No Win, No Fee Solicitors
Conditional Fee Agreements (or No Win, No Fee agreements) protect injured Claimants from a need to pay their solicitor's fees if the case is not won.
Are there hidden fees?
Quittance promise No Win, No Fee means you will never need to pay your lawyer's fees if your claim is unsuccessful.
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Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Before you instruct your solicitor you should arm yourself with information about the process. Answers can help you to make the best choice for your future.
Get answers to common questions asked by potential Claimants on our frequently asked questions page.
Call the Quittance team on 0800 612 7456 to begin a injury claim, or start the personal injury claim online.
Our team of experts are ready to help. You can request a no-obligation callback or call us on 0800 612 7456.