Updated: Tuesday, 9th August 2016
Whether you live in Lymm or anywhere else in England or Wales, our solicitors can manage your claim and we will set up a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making an injury claim
Extensive legislation is in place to give support to people seeking compensation, and our network of expert lawyers have years of experience giving advice to their clients on the strength of their claims.
Claimants who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses such as RSI may still be eligible for compensation even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. In such cases, it is the date of diagnosis that matters.
To win a Lymm personal injury case, it should be demonstrated 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.
A no-obligation phone consultation with an expert Lymm lawyer will give answers to your questions and useful guidance.
How do you select the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor to handle your claim?
Finding the best solicitor to assist you is a critical step towards claiming the highest compensation award.
What is the best way to make certain you choose the best solicitors' practice for your case?
Does the location of the law firm matter?
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.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually does require a local service is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
The variation in the level of success fees charged by law firms is significant.
As an example the amount of compensation retained by a successful Claimant who was awarded £18,505 for a broken leg could vary from £11,103 to £15,729.
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The quality of advice provided by lawyers can vary to a large extent.
Researching reviews can certainly be instructive when mulling over which lawyer to choose.
Personal injury compensation claims our network of solicitors handles in Lymm
Our network of personal injury solicitors have assisted Claimants receive compensation for a broad range of injuries.
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Health and Saftey Executive (HSE) data underline the fact that slips and trips are by some margin the most frequent cause of injury at work in Cheshire. Slips and trips are typically lead to accidents incorrectly attributed to other causes such as being struck by a falling object, being trapped by something collapsing or a drowning accident. Public place (Warrington local authority) legal claims for injuries such as sprained ankles suffered on spillages are also quite prevalent with recent pavement trips having occurred on the Cross and on Albany Rd.
Lawyers can help with claiming work related compensation for diverse industrial illnesses that include anything from workplace cancer to asthma caused by enzymes.
Accidents in the workplace
We have handled claims for Claimants, from farm workers to magazine journalists, to claim work accident compensation. Injury and illness figures in the Warrington local authority made available under legislation by the Health and Safety Executive in the following table:
|Work accidents in Warrington Local Authority (HSE)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||2||1||0|
|Machinery related injury||9||5||10|
|Exposed to fire||1||1||1|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. PAH)||12||3||3|
|Fall from height||24||28||20|
|Animal related (e.g. livestock)||3||0||3|
|Lifting and handling injuries||130||82||101|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||146||92||92|
|Struck by moving vehicle||16||8||9|
|Struck by object||39||31||25|
|Crushed by something collapsing||2||3||0|
Lymm serious injury compensation
The effect of serious and catastrophic injury will be recognised by Courts when they are calculating what a claim is worth. By relieving the financial pressure a major injury puts on an injured Claimant and their dependants, a successful claim allows Claimants to prioritise their recovery.
Quittance's network of expert solicitors have aided Claimants claim compensation for numerous catastrophic injuries and chronic conditions. Injuries referred to as serious range from major surgical negligence to paralysis.
Medical and clinical negligence in Lymm
Medical negligence (which is more accurately referred to as Clinical Negligence) is the term used to describe a failing on the part of a hospital or other healthcare professional. A typical example might be a negligent nursing claim. Quittance's panel of lawyers covering Lymm have handled claims made against private and NHS hospitals including Spire Cheshire Hospital, Fir Tree Close, Stretton, Warrington, WA4 4LU.
Road traffic accidents in Lymm
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Lymm are relatively commonplace with 4 fatal accidents, 76 serious accidents and 651 slight accidents in 2013 in Warrington (Total events were 731 council area. In 2014 total accidents had decreased to 717. Incidents in Lymm in 2013 included collisions on the single carriageway of the A6144 and A56 junction and on the single carriageway of the A56 and B5158 junction.
Our network of best of breed personal injury lawyers have years of experience in achieving maximum compensation for people hurt in a car accident in Lymm.
Lymm No Win, No Fee Expert Lawyers
Were the injury claim to be won, the costs for your solicitor will be covered by the losing Defendant. When you do not win your injury claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement with your solicitor means that their legal costs will not be charged.
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Some solicitors may charge additional costs should the case end prematurely. Using Quittance, No Win, No Fee is assured, with no catches whatsoever.
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How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
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You can start the compensation claim here or call 0800 612 7456 (0333 344 6575 from mobiles).
Our team of personal injury specialists help Claimants every day. Would you like to know more? You can request a no-obligation callback or phone 0800 612 7456 today.