Have you been injured in an accident that was not your fault?

If your life or the life of a loved one has been affected by an injury, Quittance Legal Services can help.

Our personal injury services

We have helped injured people in Lutterworth, Leicestershire and throughout the UK claim compensation for:

Am I entitled to make a claim?

You should be able to make a compensation claim if you sustained an injury:

  • within the last three years, and;
  • another person was to blame, and;
  • that person owed you a duty of care.

Are there any exceptions?

Yes. In reality, there are several factors that can have a bearing on whether a successful claim will be possible, such as the context of your injury or whether there was a criminal incident.

Talk to a personal injury solicitor now on 0800 612 7456 to find out if you have a claim. Alternatively, find out if you have a claim with our Injury Claim Checker:

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How much compensation can I claim for an injury?

The amount of money you could claim for your injury will depend on:

  • the extent of your injury, and
  • any financial losses or costs you have incurred.

At the start of your claim, your solicitor will consider the many ways your injury has affected your life. Your solicitor will take all of these effects into account to calculate the correct compensation award for you.

This calculation will factor in 'general damages' and 'special damages'.

General damages

General damages are awarded for pain, suffering and loss of amenity (PSLA).

Awards for general damages are set by the Judicial College and published in their guidelines for personal injury awards.

Special damages

Special damages are for financial losses and expenses you have incurred as a result of the accident.

What can I claim for after an injury? (see list)

Examples of special damages (losses you can claim for) include:

  • Lost earnings (including future earnings)
  • Medical treatment costs
  • Physiotherapy
  • Travel costs
  • Costs of care
  • Costs of adapting your home or car

Injury compensation

Calculating how much compensation you can claim for an injury can be complicated.

Our injury compensation calculator tells you if you may have a claim, how much compensation you could claim, and what you can claim for.

Find out what your injury claim could be worth now:

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Road accident claims in Lutterworth

Lutterworth drivers and other road users have the right to claim compensation if they have been hurt as the result of someone else's actions.

It does not matter whether you have been involved in a hit-and-run, or were a passenger in a car accident, the Quittance useful guide sets out how to make a road accident injury claim.

Road accident claims

Work accident claims in Lutterworth

You may be enttitled to make a work accident claim if you?ve been injured as a result of your employer's negligence.

However your injury occurred, whether you a demolition worker hurt on a building site or nurse injured in a hospital, our work injury claim guide explains your legal rights and how to start a successful no win no fee claim.

Work accident claims

Other injury claim types

Medical negligence

Medical negligence describes when someone sustains an injury or illness as the result of a doctor or other health worker's lack of care. If you have been injured by clinical negligence, we can help you make a claim against the hospital or clinic responsible for the injury.

Alternatively, you could follow the NHS complaints procedure if you are just looking for a better understanding of events as opposed to financial damages. For example, you can write to HQ Bridge Park Plaza, Bridge Park Road, Thurmaston, Leicester, Leicestershire, to make a complaint against Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust.

More about Clinical negligence compensation

Medical negligence claims

Industrial disease

Personal injury lawyers can assist with securing compensation for industrial injuries ranging from dermatitis claims to farmers lung.

More about Industrial disease compensation

Industrial disease claims

More claim types

The Courts understand that serious injuries will have a major impact on an injured person. The Quittance team fight for the maximum compensation for serious injury and illness, including compensation for the cost of ongoing treatment and care. Our network of solicitors have aided claimants receive damages for a range of catastrophic injuries and chronic conditions. Injury and illness categorised as catastrophic or serious include dioxin poisoning and eye injuries.

More about Catastrophic injury compensation

Other types of claim

Lutterworth No win, no fee Solicitors

A No Win, No Fee agreement protects injured claimants by ensuring that they will not need to pay any legal fees if their claim is unsuccessful. This agreement is also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA.

Under a CFA, Lutterworth injury claimants will also not have to pay any fees upfront.

The Quittance No Win, No Fee guarantee

Our No Win, No Fee solicitors have helped injured people in Lutterworth, Leicestershire and throughout the UK make a claim without any financial risk to you.

What do I pay if I win my injury claim?

Your injury solicitor will receive a success fee when they settle your injury claim. This fee is deducted from your final compensation.

By law, a solicitor's success fee can be up to a maximum of 25%, whichever law firm you choose.

You can discuss the success fee percentage with your injury lawyer, before the claim process starts.

What do I pay if I do not win my injury claim?

You will not have to pay any legal fees if your solicitor does not win your injury claim. Your solicitor may take out insurance to ensure there will be nothing to pay.

Read more about making a No win, no fee claim

How we can help

Specialist solicitors with an excellent track record of securing injury compensation for claimants.

Your lawyer will work hard to ensure you receive a compensation settlement that accurately reflects the pain, suffering and losses you have incurred as the result of your injury.

If would like to start a No Win No Fee claim, or have any questions at all, speak to us.

We are open 8am to 9pm weekdays, 9am to 6pm on Saturday, and 9.30am to 5pm on Sunday.

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FAQs

What experience does Quittance have of claims in Lutterworth?

Quittance is a national network of expert personal injury lawyers dedicated to helping claimants in Lutterworth, Leicestershire and across the country, get the best possible compensation settlement.

In 2017, we have assisted hundreds of people throughout Leicestershire get compensation for a range of injury circumstances, including injuries sustained from a fall at work and motorbike pillion passenger accidents.

Local medical centres, home visits (if required) and an expert team at the end of the phone, make our claims process as convenient and stress-free as possible.

Do you work on 100% No Win, No Fee?

If your claim is not successful, 100% of the solicitor's fees are covered. With nothing to pay up front, you only pay a success fee if your solicitor wins your case.

Will I have to choose a solicitor near me?

The majority of large firms operate across the country, allowing claimants to make a choice based on factors including level of success fees charged and quality of service.

Medicals will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national network of medical professionals 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.

Comparing injury solicitors in Lutterworth - online reviews

Discussing you claim with a solicitor is useful if you have any questions about their approach. Before picking up the phone, looking up personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a much better idea of the level of service on offer, and the factors that matter most to you.

Compensation is limited to costs you have had to bear as a result of the injury and by set recommended 'general damages' depending on the nature of the injury. Your solicitor's experience can impact the level of damages negotiated. Get more information about how much you can claim.

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 fractured forearm could vary between £5,390 and £15,510 (based on 2015 market research).

The key questions to put to your prospective solicitor are "what success fee and ATE premium do you charge?" and "how much of the compensation will I keep?".