Updated: Monday, 25th July 2016
Quittance's national panel of injury lawyers help Claimants throughout the UK to keep more damages.
Whether you are based in Lockerbie or anywhere in the UK, our expert injury solicitors are able to handle your claim and we will set up a medical at a medical centre near your home.
Making a claim
Claims should be made within three years of the date of the injury in the majority of cases.
Extensive legislation exists to provide support for people seeking compensation, and our panel of lawyers have many years of experience advising clients with regard to the likelihood of success.
To win a Lockerbie personal injury case, your solicitor must demonstrate 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.
In all cases, a brief, no-obligation consultation with a Lockerbie personal injury solicitor can provide information and invaluable guidance.
How do you select the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer?
Compensation for a claim for compensation can take months, and even years in cases of serious injury, to be settled. All solicitors are regulated by the SRA, however the level of service offered by different firms varies.
Your lawyer should be someone you can rely on throughout the claims process to provide both compassionate practical advice and expert legal guidance.
The diversity in personal injury success fees and After the Event (ATE) insurance premiums charged by law firms is huge.
As an example the amount retained by a Claimant having been awarded £28,349 for vibration white finger affecting causing a change in job can vary from £17,009 to £24,097.
Read more at Compare personal injury solicitors fees
Check Lockerbie personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels offered by solicitors, as with any service, can vary to a large extent.
Online personal injury solicitor reviews can be helpful if you are considering which solicitor to instruct.
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The whereabouts of the solicitor is less critical as injury cases are usually handled without the need to meet the solicitor.
It is however necessary to select a company that offers medical facilities near Lockerbie as Claimants will usually be expected to go to a medical exam.
Read more : Can I attend a medical centre near me?
Claims Quittance handles in Lockerbie
Our network of solicitors have assisted individuals in Lockerbie and across Dumfries and Galloway whose accident circumstances ranged and led to serious injuries.
Medical negligence in Lockerbie
Medical negligence, more accurately called 'Clinical Negligence', is when there has been a failing by a medical provider. Quittance's expert panel of solicitors covering Dumfries and Galloway and Lockerbie have helped with claims filed against infirmaries and hospitals including Lochmaben Hospital, Lochmaben, Lockerbie, DG11 1RQ.
The lasting effect of a serious injury will be recognised by Courts when calculating injury compensation. Our panel of expert lawyers fight hard for compensation for serious injury and illness, including reimbursement for private medical treatment and case costs. Quittance's panel of specialist solicitors have for many years aided people impacted by serious accidents. Injuries and illnesses which are held by the Courts to be catastrophic or serious include dioxin poisoning and eye injuries.
Slip and trip injuries
Reported data expose the fact that employee slips and trips are, by a considerable degree, the most frequent cause of accidents leading to injury at work in 2014/15. These types of accident are sometimes related to injuries attributed to other causes such as being struck by machinery, being trapped by something or a swimming pool drowning accident. Public liability cases for injuries such as strained muscles experienced on poorly maintained roads are also quite prevalent with recent pavement crack trips having occurred on High Street.
Accidents at work
Quittance has helped contractors, self employed or employed people, from soldiers to marketing account managers, to secure financial compensation settlements.
Road traffic accidents in Lockerbie
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Lockerbie are common. Government statistics reveal a total of 374 accidents (298 slight accidents, 64 serious accidents and 12 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Dumfries and Galloway local authority. By 2014 accidents increased to 395.
Our network of professional no win no fee lawyers have vast experience in securing the best damages for Claimants injured in a road accident in Lockerbie.
Solicitors can assist with getting compensation for diverse industrial illnesses that range from industrial deafness to farmers lung.
Lockerbie No Win, No Fee Specialist Lawyers
CFAs (or No Win, No Fee agreements) secure Claimants from a need to pay their legal fees if the case is not won.
Do you have to pay any extra costs?
No Win, No Fee means that you will have absolutely no hidden costs and there is nothing to pay if the claim is unsuccessful. With a 100% No Win, No Fee promise, there is no risk of losing out. Click here to learn more about about No Win, No Fee.
What should happen next?
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Before you choose a solicitor arm yourself with as much information about making a claim as you need. Information will help you to make the best choice for your future.
Find more answers without having to pick up the phone. See more frequently asked questions here.
Ready to make your claim for compensation?
Call us on 0800 612 7456 to make the injury claim, alternatively you can begin the personal injury claim here.
Our specialist team look forward to helping you. You can request a no-obligation callback or call us on 0800 612 7456.