Updated: Tuesday, 30th August 2016
Quittance's national panel of solicitors help injured Claimants throughout the UK keep more compensation.
Whether you are based in Larkhall or anywhere in the UK, our experienced personal injury solicitors can manage your claim and we will arrange a medical assessment at a centre near you .
Making a claim
Injury claims should usually be made within three years of the date the accident occurred or you learned of the injury.
To win a personal injury case, it must be shown that:
- You were owed a duty of care by the Defendant
- That duty was breached by the Defendant
- The Defendant's breach caused your injury or illness
Help for those looking for a lawyer
You will be liaising with your legal representative for a long period of time, from months for less serious injuries to potentially years for complex cases. The SRA regulate strictly legal advice given by all solicitors, however they do not regulate many issues that matter to people considering an injury claim, such as speed or level of service.
Your legal representative should be someone you can trust throughout the claims process to provide compassionate practical advice and expert legal guidance.
Larkhall solicitor reviews
The levels of service provided by solicitors vary enormously.
Reviews is a great place to start if you are weighing up which lawyer best serves your needs.
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Do you have to choose a personal injury solicitor in Larkhall?
You do not need to select a solicitor near you.
In most cases, the only aspect that does require a local service is the medical exam. This exam provides necessary medical evidence to support your claim, and is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
The variation in success fees and insurance premiums charged by firms often surprises Claimants.
To illustrate the point, the amount of compensation retained by an injured person awarded £49,276 for leg fractures could conceivably vary from £29,565 to £41,884.
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Claims our panel of lawyers handles in Larkhall
Quittance's panel of lawyers help clients receive compensation for a range of injury and illness.
Road traffic compensation claims
Quittances group of skilled injury solicitors have a wealth of experience in getting optimum general and special damages for people who have sustained an injury in a car accident in Larkhall.
Accidents involving all vehicles in Larkhall are not uncommon. Official statistics show 6 fatal accidents, 69 serious accidents and 544 slight accidents in 2013 in South Lanarkshire (Total events were 619 local authority area. By 2014 total accidents had increased to 657. Incidents in Larkhall in 2013 included road traffic collisions on the single carriageway of the A72 and B7078 junction and on the single carriageway of the A72 and M74 slip road.
Quittance's team understand the vital difference compensation makes to people who have been impacted by serious injury. Compensation will ease the impact of bills other financial issues on an injured person and their dependants enabling them to prioritise recovery.
Litigators can help Claimants with claiming compensation for industrial illness that range from respiratory diseases to hydrocarbon poisoning.
Slips and trips
Reported statistics stress the fact that slips and trips continue to be the most common accident at work. They are often the initiators of accidents filed under a different category such as being hit by an object falling from a machine or a lake drowning accident. Public liability accident claims injuries like bruised backs happening on spillages are also common with recent slips and trips having happened on Union Street and on MacHan Road.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted people, from electricians to insurance brokers, to claim work accident compensation.
Clinical and medical negligence in Larkhall
Clinical negligence, previously called medical negligence, is where an injury is associated with a failing by a healthcare professional. An example case might be a negligent nursing claim. Our specialist panel of solicitors covering Larkhall have handled claims brought against NHS and private hospitals that include Wishaw General Hospital, 50 Netherton Street, Wishaw, ML2 0DP.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors take care of compensation claims in Larkhall
Solicitors taking care of claims in Larkhall and South Lanarkshire act on the basis of a Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA).
The agreement prevents your lawyer from billing you for any legal fees if the claim fails.
Can Claimants get 100% No Win, No Fee
Quittance's network of solicitors guarantee that No Win, No Fee means you shall never have to pay your lawyer's legal costs should the injury claim be unsuccessful.
Read more about Quittance's 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.
Making the right decision for you depends on getting the right information. Get your questions answered before you instruct a lawyer.
Get more answers online without needing to pick up the phone. See our frequently asked questions here.
Ready to start a compensation claim?
You can start your compensation claim online here or phone us on 0800 612 7456.
Our team of experts help injured Claimants every day. You can call us on 0800 612 7456 or request a no-obligation callback.