Updated: Tuesday, 30th August 2016
Our nationwide network of solicitors help injury Claimants throughout England and Wales retain more compensation.
Whether you live in Inverclyde or anywhere in the UK, we can can take on your claim and we will always arrange a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Personal injury claims should usually be made within a 3-year window.
In the majority of cases, there are three key components to proving a claim. It must be proven 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.
Your lawyer can take you through each of these issues and should look at how they apply in your case.
Help for those looking for an injury lawyer
It can take months for most claims to have a settlement negotiated. Matters involving serious injury or disputed liability can take much longer. The SRA regulate legal advice given by all solicitors, however they do not regulate many issues that matter to people affected by injury, such as speed or level of service.
Given the impact your legal representative can have on your recovery, choosing a lawyer to fit your requirements is an important first step.
The variation in the level of fees between firms working on CFAs (Conditional Fee Agreement) often surprises Claimants.
E.g. the amount retained by a successful Claimant awarded £81,009 for deafness could conceivably vary from £48,605 to £68,857.
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What should you consider when checking Inverclyde solicitor reviews?
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before picking up the phone, looking up personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a clear understanding of the difference between service levels offered by firms.
Will I have to choose a personal injury solicitor 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.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually should be carried out locally 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.
Compensation cases our network of lawyers conducts in Inverclyde and Inverclyde
Quittance's network of specialist lawyers have represented people in Inverclyde and Inverclyde whose accident circumstances led to serious injuries.
Inverclyde experts for serious injury compensation claims
The long-term effect of a serious or catastrophic injury is understood by Courts and insurance companies when they are calculating what a claim is worth.
By relieving the stress a major injury puts on an injured Claimant, a claim allows them to concentrate on rehabilitation. Quittance's panel of specialist serious injury solicitors have for many years aided Claimants impacted by serious accidents. Injuries and illnesses which are considered to be catastrophic or serious range from paralysis to mesothelioma.
Injury solicitors can assist with claiming compensation for industrial illnesses that range from allergic contact dermatitis to asthma caused by laboratory animals.
Road traffic accidents in Inverclyde
Quittances group of proficient no win, no fee legal advisors are experienced in in negotiating the highest compensation for people hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in Inverclyde.
Road traffic accidents involving vehicles in Inverclyde are relatively frequent. Government statistics reveal fatal accidents, 12 serious accidents and 138 slight accidents in 2013 in Inverclyde (Total events were 150 council area. In 2014 the total had increased to 186.
Slips, trips and falls
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) statistics emphasise the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are the most common cause of accidents leading to injury at work in 2015. They are frequently connected to injuries recorded in a different category like being hit by a reversing vehicle, being trapped by something collapsing or an animal related accident. Public place legal claims for injuries like facial scarring experienced on slippery pavements are also quite common with recent slips and trips having occurred on Brisbane St and on Bow Road.
Quittance has handled claims for people, from electricians to illustrators, to claim compensation from their employer.
Clinical negligence in Inverclyde
Clinical negligence - formerly known as medical negligence - is the term for when an injury or illness is sustained following a breach of duty on the part of a medical professional. Quittance's panel of solicitors acting for Inverclyde have handled medical negligence legal cases brought against hospitals that include Inverclyde Royal Hospital, Larkfield Road, Greenock, PA16 0XN.
No Win, No Fee Lawyers in Inverclyde
In the event that your injury claim is lost, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your solicitor means you are not required to pay their legal costs. When your injury claim is successful, your legal fees will be settled by the other side or their insurer.
Quittance's 100% No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means you will not owe anything if you lose your claim and there will be absolutely no hidden costs. With Quittance's No Win, No Fee, there are no catches hiding in the small print and there is no risk of being charged extra costs.
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What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get your questions answered
Making the right decision for you depends on receiving the right information. Get your questions answered before you choose a lawyer.
If you would like to know more before phoning, see our FAQ pages.
Ready to begin a claim?
You can begin your injury claim online here or call us on 0800 612 7456 to discuss your claim with a specialist solicitor.
Quittance's team of experts help Claimants every day. Would you like to know more? You can phone 0800 612 7456 or request a callback.