Updated: Saturday, 13th August 2016
Whether you live in Market Rasen or anywhere else in England or Wales, our expert injury lawyers will manage your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making a claim
Claims must usually be made within 3 years of an injury.
Claimants with certain illnesses or conditions like noise-induced deafness are frequently still able to claim even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. The date that you learn of your diagnosis is what starts the three-year time limit in such circumstances.
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
Answers to your questions and useful guidance will be provided by a brief, no-obligation consultation with an Market Rasen injury lawyer.
Finding the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer for your injury
Selecting the most appropriate legal representation to help you is your most important step towards successfully claiming the best compensation settlement for your accident.
With over 100 solicitors offices within 25 miles of Market Rasen (according to the Solicitors Regulation Authority 2015 database) - what is the best way to make sure you choose the ideal solicitors' practice to instruct?
The contrast in the level of success fees between solicitors is an important consideration for Claimants.
As an example the amount of financial compensation retained by a Claimant awarded £50,489 for emphysema could vary from £30,293 to £42,915.
More information How to compare personal injury solicitors
Market Rasen solicitor reviews
The quality of advice provided by lawyers, as with any professional service, vary enormously.
Researching reviews can certainly be enlightening if you are trying to decide which solicitor to go with.
Read more Personal injury solicitor reviews
Will I have to choose a solicitor near me?
You do not need to pick a solicitor near you.
Medical exams will usually need to be conducted locally. Quittance's national medical network 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.
What types of claims do you handle in Market Rasen?
Compensation can be arranged for a range of injury and illness in Market Rasen. Quittance have helped with injuries including:
Accidents at work
We have assisted people hurt in an accident, from soldiers to market research executives, to claim compensation from their employer. Injury and illness figures for the West Lindsey local authority collated in accordance with RIDDOR legislation by the Health and Safety Executive and set out below:
|Work accidents in West Lindsey Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. MTBE related illnesses)||3||1||1|
|Fall from height||11||11||13|
|Injured by an animal||5||1||4|
|Lifting and handling injuries||38||27||21|
|Slip or trip||38||34||22|
|Struck by moving vehicle||3||1||3|
|Hit by falling object||19||9||8|
|Trapped underneath something||0||0||1|
Slips and trips
Health and Saftey Executive statistics show that slips, trips and falls are, by some degree, the most common accident in the Lincolnshire workplace. Slips and trips are frequently connected to accidents attributed to other reasons for instance being hit by another person or a lake drowning accident. Public place litigation for injuries like broken toes suffered on raised flagstones are also quite common with slips and trips having happened on Market Place.
Road traffic compensation claims
Road traffic accidents involving vehicles in Market Rasen are reasonably common. Gov. uk statistics show a total of 3190 accidents (2775 slight accidents, 379 serious accidents and 36 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Lincolnshire council area. By 2014 accidents decreased to 3,115.
Quittances panel of professional road traffic accident (RTA) personal injury solicitors have decades of experience in negotiating optimum general and special damages for anyone hurt in a car or motorcycle accident in Market Rasen.
Market Rasen specialists for serious injury claims
The impact of serious injury will be acknowledged by solicitors and insurers when working out compensation.
By limiting the pressure a major injury imposes on an injured person and their dependants, an injury claim enables Claimants to prioritise their rehabilitation. Quittance's network of expert solicitors have helped families recover damages for numerous major injuries and conditions. Injury and illness categorised as catastrophic or serious range from back injuries to cerebral palsy.
Solicitors can help Claimants with claiming compensation for industrial injuries that include anything from noise induced hearing loss to cancer caused by diesel exhaust fumes.
Clinical and medical negligence in Market Rasen
Medical negligence - which is more correctly known as 'clinical negligence' - is the term used to describe a breach of the duty of care on the part of a healthcare professional. Quittance's panel of lawyers covering Market Rasen have assisted with claims filed against infirmaries and hospitals that include Francis Willis Unit, Greetwell Road, Lincoln, LN2 5UA.
Market Rasen No Win, No Fee Specialist Solicitors
When your compensation claim is lost, a No Win, No Fee agreement with your solicitor means that their legal costs will not be charged. In the event that the claim is won, your legal costs will be covered by the other side.
A 'success fee' can be charged by solicitors serving Market Rasen who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. Unlike their standard fees, this fee will be usually 25 percent and is taken out of the compensation award.
The No Win, No Fee guarantee
Some solicitors may levy extra fees should the case end prematurely. With a Quittance injury lawyer, your No Win, No Fee protection is guaranteed, with nothing extra in the small print.
Read more about Quittance's No Win, No Fee here
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
We give clear information to help you decide whether to go ahead with a claim.
Get answers to questions asked by injured people in our frequently asked questions section.
Ready to begin?
Call us on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to get the claim for compensation underway, alternatively you can begin the injury claim online.
If you need to ask something else before starting, contact on 0800 612 7456 or request a callback at a time that is convenient for you.