Updated: Wednesday, 27th July 2016
Quittance's nationwide panel of lawyers help clients throughout the UK retain more injury compensation.
If you live in Lochwinnoch or anywhere in the country, Quittance can can handle your claim and we will set up a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims must, in most cases, be made within 3 years of the injury.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, your solicitor must demonstrate:
- The Defendant owed you a duty of care
- The Defendant breached that duty
- Your injury or illness was caused by that breach
Beginning your claim as soon as possible will allow your solicitor to gather evidence and witness statements.
How to choose the right solicitor
Identifying a suitable injury lawyer to help you is a crucial step towards successfully claiming the highest compensation settlement.
With some 31 offices within 25 miles of Lochwinnoch (according to the SRA database) - how can you ensure you select the most appropriate one for your specific circumstances?
Do you need to go with a local Lochwinnoch injury lawyer ?
Choosing a nearby law firm is not very critical as cases are usually managed by phone and email.
However, you should select a law firm that has national medical centres as you will almost always have to attend a medical assessment.
What should you consider when checking Lochwinnoch 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 injury lawyer reviews should give you a idea of the range of service levels.
The variation in fees charged by law firms is enormous.
As an example the amount of financial compensation retained by an injured person agreeing on a settlement of £18,229 for work-related upper limb disorders can vary from £10,937 to £15,495.
Which kinds of claims for compensation does Quittance handle in Lochwinnoch?
It is possible to claim compensation for a broad range of injuries throughout Lochwinnoch. Quittance can help with injuries including:
Road traffic compensation claims
Our network of certified no win, no fee solicitors have a wealth of experience in getting the highest damages for anyone hurt in a car or motorcycle accident in Lochwinnoch.
Road accidents involving all vehicles in Lochwinnoch are not uncommon. Statistics from accidents reported to the police show a total of 324 accidents (286 slight accidents, 33 serious accidents and 5 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Renfrewshire local authority. In 2014 the total had decreased to 317.
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) data indicate that employee slips, trips and falls are the single most frequent cause of injury at work in 2015. Slips, trips and falls are often connected to injuries classified under another heading such as being hit by moving machinery or a river drowning accident. Public liability cases for injuries such as strained muscles suffered on spillages are also common with pothole trips having happened on Main St and on Dickson Drive.
Personal injury solicitors can help with securing compensation for industrial illness that include anything from workplace cancer to asthma caused by latex.
Medical negligence in Lochwinnoch
Medical negligence, which is more correctly called 'clinical negligence', is where there has been a breach of the duty of care by a doctor, GP, surgeon or other medical provider. Our panel of lawyers covering Renfrewshire and Lochwinnoch have worked on claims brought against infirmaries and hospitals that include Royal Alexandra Hospital, Corsebar Road, Paisley, PA2 9PN.
We have helped people injured in an accident, from factory workers to media analysts, to claim for their work related injuries.
Lochwinnoch lawyers for serious injury compensation claims
Courts recognise that serious injuries can have a significant impact on an injured person and their dependants. By reducing the financial stress severe injury places on an injured person and their family, an injury claim enables people to prioritise recovery. Our network of law firms have aided families affected by serious accidents.
No Win, No Fee Personal injury Solicitors in Lochwinnoch
No Win, No Fee agreements preserve clients from a requirement to pay their solicitor's fees if they do not succeed in their claim.
Are there extra fees to account for?
Quittance's specialist injury solicitors promise that No Win, No Fee means you shall never have to pay any of the solicitor's legal costs should you do not win your claim.
Click here for more about our No Win, No Fee.
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get your questions answered
Before you instruct arm yourself with as much information about making a claim as you feel you need. Information can help you make the best choice for you.
If you have more questions before you are ready to call, see our FAQ section.
Start your claim for compensation
You can begin your claim online or phone us on 0800 612 7456.
Quittance's team of personal injury specialists are ready to help. If you have further questions, you can phone us on 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.