Updated: Saturday, 10th September 2016
Whether you are based in Kenilworth or anywhere in the UK, our personal injury lawyers will manage your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a medical centre near your home.
Making a claim
Extensive legislation exists to provide support for people seeking compensation, and Quittance's network of personal injury lawyers have years of experience advising their clients on the strength of their claims.
People who have received a diagnosis of a medical condition or illness such as asbestosis are frequently still able to claim even if the condition developed as the result of events that happened years ago. In these circumstances, it is the date of knowledge, or diagnosis that is important.
To win a Kenilworth personal injury case, it should be demonstrated 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.
Advice for injured people searching for a personal injury solicitor
Identifying the most suitable PI solicitor to help you is a critical step towards successfully claiming the highest compensation settlement for your accident.
How can you make certain you select the ideal firm for your specific circumstances?
Compensation is restricted by the expenses you have incurred and by guidelines set out by the Judicial College. Experience can also have an impact on the amount of compensation your solicitor will be able to negotiate. Find out more here.
Once a settlement has been agreed, solicitors working on a no win no fee basis will usually charge a success fee and ATE insurance premium. For example, deductions from a Claimant's compensation for a serious back injury could vary between £59,950 and £71,500 (based on 2015 market research).
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.
Medicals will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national medical network 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.
Solicitor reviews in Kenilworth - What to look for
Speaking to a solicitor is an easy way to identify whether they are a good fit. Reviews for personal injury law firms are a useful when contrasting the quality of service offered by different firms.
Personal injury compensation cases we handle in Kenilworth and Warwickshire
Our network of lawyers assist individuals receive compensation for a range of injuries.
Road traffic accidents in Kenilworth
Quittances group of proficient road traffic accident legal advisors have a wealth of experience in obtaining the best settlements for anyone who has been injured in a car or motorcycle accident in Kenilworth.
Accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Kenilworth are relatively frequent with 23 fatal accidents, 265 serious accidents and 1656 slight accidents in 2013 in Warwick (Total events were 1944 council area. By 2014 total accidents had increased to 2,261. Incidents in Kenilworth in 2013 included collisions on the slip road of the A46 and A452 roundabout and on the single carriageway of the A452 and B4103 crossroads.
Slip and trip accidents
Recorded statistics highlight the fact that slips, trips and falls are the most common cause of injury in the Warwickshire workplace in 2015. These types of accident are sometimes the cause of injuries incorrectly attributed to other causes such as being hit by a runaway vehicle or a drowning accident. Public place (Warwick local authority) compensation claims for injuries such as broken arms happening on potholes are also quite prevalent with recent kerb stone trips having happened on Reardon Court.
Courts understand that a serious injury can have a major impact on an individual. Damages will lessen the financial burden and reduce stress so an injured Claimant and their dependants enabling them to prioritise recovery. Our panel of specialist serious injury solicitors have helped people recover compensation for a wide range of catastrophic injuries and chronic conditions. Injuries and medical conditions categorised as serious and catastrophic include serious pharmaceutical error, multiple fractures and poisoning.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted claims for people, from plasterers to lecturers, to claim compensation from their employer. Work injury data for the Warwick local authority reported in accordance with the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) by the Health and Safety Executive in the table below:
|RIDAGGR reported work accidents in Warwick Local Authority||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Exposed to explosion||0||0||1|
|Exposed to fire||0||1||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. PVC)||7||5||1|
|Fall from height||12||8||22|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||3||2||1|
|Lifting and handling injuries||92||50||58|
|Slip, trip or fall||86||60||71|
|Hit by vehicle||5||6||7|
|Hit by falling object||38||14||18|
|Trapped under falling object||0||1||1|
Medical negligence in Kenilworth
Clinical negligence, once known as medical negligence, is when there has been a failing by a medical provider. An illustration of this could be an accident and emergency claim. Quittance's panel of injury lawyers acting for Warwickshire and Kenilworth have been instructed on claims brought against hospitals that include Nuffield Health Warwickshire Hospital, The Chase, Old Milverton Lane, Leamington Spa, CV32 6RW.
Litigators can help Claimants with claiming maximum compensation for industrial injuries including anything from bladder cancer to farmers lung.
No Win, No Fee Injury Lawyers in Kenilworth
No Win, No Fee agreements, or CFAs or Conditional Fee Agreements, secure Claimants in Kenilworth from the obligation to settle solicitors' fees if the claim for compensation is not won.
Quittance's 100% No Win, No Fee promise
Quittance's specialist personal injury solicitors guarantee No Win, No Fee means you will not have to pay the solicitor's legal fees in the event that the claim is lost. 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 more information
Making the right decision for you depends on the correct information. Get any questions answered before you instruct a solicitor.
Get answers to popular questions on the FAQ page.
Start a personal injury claim
Call an injury claims expert on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to commence the compensation claim, or begin a personal injury claim here.
Our team of personal injury specialists are here to help. If you need more information, you can phone us on 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.