Updated: Thursday, 1st September 2016
Our national panel of lawyers help Claimants across the UK to retain more personal injury compensation with our fairer success fees.
Whether you live in Milngavie or anywhere else in England or Wales, our experienced solicitors are able to manage your claim and we will set up a medical at a centre near you .
Making a personal injury claim
Claims must be made within a 3-year window in most cases.
Claimants who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses like asbestosis are frequently still able to claim even if the condition developed as the result of events that happened years ago. In these circumstances, it is the date that you learn of your diagnosis that is important.
To win a personal injury case, it must be proven that:
- 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 sooner should enable the solicitor to gather supporting statements from witnesses.
How to find the best personal injury lawyer for your compensation claim
It can take many months for most minor injury claims to be settled. Injury claims for very serious injury or illness can take years in some circumstances. All solicitors are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), however the level of service offered by different firms varies.
Your solicitor should be someone you are able to trust throughout the claims process to offer practical guidance and specialist legal advice.
The diversity in success fees and ATE premiums between solicitors is a material consideration for Claimants.
E.g. the amount of compensation retained by a Claimant agreeing on a settlement of £81,015 for deafness can range from £48,609 to £68,862.
Read more at Compare personal injury solicitors fees
What should you look for when comparing reviews for solicitors in Milngavie?
Talking to a solicitor about your case is an easy way to identify whether they are a good fit. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a useful when contrasting the approach and service levels offered by different firms.
Will I need a local Milngavie solicitor ?
The location of the firm is not very critical as injury cases are managed by phone, post and email.
However, you should choose a solicitors' firm that offers national medical coverage as you will almost always need to attend a medical exam.
Which kinds of cases do you handle in Milngavie and East Dunbartonshire?
It is possible to claim compensation for a range of injuries in Milngavie and East Dunbartonshire. We can assist with injuries including:
Slips and trips
Health and Saftey Executive figures expose the fact that slips and trips are by far the most frequent cause of injury in the workplace. These types of accident are typically the initiators of accidents categorised as another type of accident for instance being hit by machinery, a fall from height or a swimming pool drowning accident. Public place negligence claims injuries like torn ligaments happening on pavement cracks are also common with recent falls having occurred on Douglas St and on Craigash Road.
We have helped Claimants, from metal workers to local government administrators, to claim compensation.
Road traffic claims
Quittances panel of expert road traffic accident (RTA) personal injury solicitors are experienced in in obtaining the highest general and special damages for people hurt in a car accident in Milngavie.
Road accidents involving all vehicles in Milngavie are common with statistics showing fatal accidents, 10 serious accidents and 112 slight accidents in 2013 in East Dunbartonshire (Total events were 122 local authority district. By 2014 total accidents had increased to 123. Accidents in the Milngavie area in 2013 included collisions on the single carriageway of the A81 and B8030 crossroads and on the A809 and B8050 roundabout.
Milngavie solicitors for serious injury compensation claims
The Courts understand that serious injuries will have a life-changing effect on an affected individual and their dependants. Quittance's team work for the maximum compensation for serious and catastrophic injury and illness. This includes compensation for physiotherapy and treatment.
Personal injury solicitors can help Claimants with claiming compensation for industrial injuries that range from industrial deafness to farmers lung.
Clinical and medical negligence in Milngavie
Medical negligence (which is more precisely referred to as 'clinical negligence') is where there has been a failing by a healthcare professional. Our select panel of lawyers covering Milngavie have helped with claims filed against the health service that include Pineview, Switchback Road, Bearsden, Glasgow, G61 1QN.
How No Win, No Fee personal injury solicitors handle Milngavie claims for compensation
CFAs, more commonly known as No Win, No Fee agreements guard Claimants from the requirement to pay their solicitor's fees if their compensation claim is not successful.
Can I get 100% No Win, No Fee
Quittance's expert personal injury solicitors ensure No Win, No Fee means the injured party do not need to pay any of the solicitor's legal costs should your injury claim is unsuccessful. Click here for more information about No Win, No Fee.
How to proceed
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Find out more
Before you choose to instruct a solicitor you should arm yourself with information about making a claim. The right information will help you to make the right choice for your future.
Get additional information before picking up the phone. Read more frequently asked questions here.
Ready to begin a injury claim?
When you have made the choice to get underway, you can start the personal injury claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or through our online contact form here.
Our expert team help injured Claimants every day. If you need more information, you can call us on 0800 612 7456 or request a no-obligation callback today.