Updated: Wednesday, 7th September 2016
Our nationwide panel of lawyers help clients throughout England and Wales keep more injury compensation with our fairer success fees.
Whether you are based in Kilbarchan or anywhere else in the UK, our lawyers are able to handle your claim and we will arrange a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims should, in most cases, be made within a three-year window.
Whether claiming for a road accident in Kilbarchan or work-related illness, there are three key components to making a successful claim. 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.
Your solicitor can take you through these key points and should look at how they apply in your case.
Finding the right injury lawyer
Instructing a suitable lawyer for your case is the most important step towards successfully claiming the highest compensation award.
With some 31 offices within 25 miles of Kilbarchan, how can you make sure you select the ideal company to advise you?
Will I have to choose a lawyer 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 network of medical professionals.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
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. Get more information about how much you can claim.
The questions you should ask a solicitor are "what success fee and ATE premium do you charge?" and "how much of the compensation will I keep?".
Check Kilbarchan personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by solicitors, as with any service, can vary a great deal.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews can certainly be revealing when weighing up which solicitor to work with.
Find out more Personal injury solicitor reviews
Cases our panel of lawyers handles in Kilbarchan
Quittance's panel of lawyers have assisted people in Kilbarchan whose accident circumstances resulted in serious injury including:
Medical and clinical negligence in Kilbarchan
Clinical negligence (in the past known as referred to as medical negligence) is where there has been a breach of the duty of care on the part of a healthcare provider. Our experienced panel of solicitors acting for Kilbarchan have helped with claims made against NHS and private hospitals including Royal Alexandra Hospital, Corsebar Road, Paisley, PA2 9PN.
Kilbarchan serious injury claims
Courts recognise that a serious injury can have a significant effect on an affected individual and their family. A claim will lessen the financial load on an injured person enabling them to prioritise recovery.
Our network of expert solicitor firms work with insurers, the Defendant's representatives and medical practitioners, helping to ensure families affected by major accidents receive the legal and medical support they need. Injury and illness held by the Courts to be serious include neck injuries and cerebral palsy.
Road traffic accidents in Kilbarchan
Quittances group of certified injury lawyers are experienced in in getting maximum compensation for people who have sustained an injury in a car accident in Kilbarchan.
Road accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Kilbarchan are relatively frequent. Official statistics show a total of 324 accidents (286 slight accidents, 33 serious accidents and 5 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Renfrewshire council area. In 2014 the total had decreased to 317.
We have helped people hurt in an accident, from carpenters to immigration officers, to claim injury compensation.
Litigators can assist with claiming maximum compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses ranging from noise induced hearing loss to asthma caused by grain.
Slip and trip injuries
Official statistics highlight the fact that slips, trips and falls continue to be the most common accident in the workplace. They are often connected to injuries attributed to other reasons e.g. being hit by an object falling from a lifting machinery or an exposure to fire accident. Public liability negligence claims injuries like sprained ankles sustained on obstructed walkways are also quite prevalent with pavement trips having happened on Tandlehill Rd and on Highcraig Avenue.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors handle cases in Kilbarchan
Lawyers taking care of injury claims in Kilbarchan work on the basis of a Conditional Fee Agreement, also called a No Win, No Fee agreement.
This contract prevents the lawyer from charging any legal costs if they lose the case.
A 'success fee' is charged by Kilbarchan solicitors that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement (Conditional Fee Agreement). The fee is paid out of your compensation award and is in most cases 25 percent.
Do I have to pay any extra costs?
No Win, No Fee means there is nothing owed if the claim is lost. With a 100% No Win, No Fee guarantee, there is no risk of losing out and there is absolutely no catch. Read more about No Win, No Fee here
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 depends on the correct information. Get your questions answered before you instruct.
If you have more questions before phoning, try our FAQ section.
Get your personal injury claim started
When you are ready to get underway, you can start a injury claim by phoning 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 or with Quittance's online contact form here.
If you would like additional information about how much your claim could be worth before making a decision, call on 0800 612 7456 or request a callback at a convenient time.