Updated: Friday, 9th September 2016
No matter whether you are based in New Waltham or anywhere in the country, Quittance can are able to assist with your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a centre near you .
Making an injury claim
Purposeful legislation exists to provide support for Claimants seeking compensation for their injuries, and Quittance's network of expert solicitors have years of experience advising clients on the likelihood of success.
People with certain illnesses or conditions such as RSI are often still entitled to claim compensation even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. The date of knowledge, or diagnosis, is what starts the three-year time limit in such circumstances.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, it must be shown 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.
The solicitor should consider how the points relates to your claim.
How do you find the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor for your iness or injury?
Instructing the best injury solicitor to assist you is a crucial step towards claiming the best compensation settlement for your accident.
What is the best way to make sure you instruct the most appropriate legal practice to act for you?
Will you need to instruct a local New Waltham lawyer ?
The location of the solicitors office is not especially relevant as injury cases now tend to be run by phone, post and email.
You will need to select a firm that offers medical facilities near New Waltham as you will almost always need to go to a medical exam.
Further reading : Do you have a medical centre near me?
Compensation is limited to costs you have had to bear as a result of the injury and by guidelines set out by the Judicial College. Experience can also have an impact on the amount of compensation your solicitor will be able to negotiate. 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 severe arm injuries could vary between £77,715 and £105,875 (based on 2015 market research).
The questions you should ask a solicitor are "what success fee and ATE premium do you charge?" and "how much of the compensation will I keep?".
Comparing injury solicitors in New Waltham - online reviews
Talking to a solicitor about your case is useful if you have any questions about their approach. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a great resource to compare the approach and service levels offered by different firms.
Injury compensation cases our panel of solicitors conducts in New Waltham
Our network of solicitors have helped clients receive compensation for a wide range of injury and illness.
Clinical negligence in New Waltham
Medical negligence - which is correctly referred to as 'clinical negligence' - is the term used to describe a failing on the part of a healthcare professional. Quittance's panel of lawyers covering New Waltham have helped with claims brought against infirmaries and hospitals that include Diana Princess Of Wales Hospital, Scartho Road, Grimsby, DN33 2BA.
New Waltham serious injury compensation claims
Courts understand that a serious injury can have a significant impact on a Claimant and their dependants. Damages will ease the impact of bills other financial issues on an injured Claimant and their dependants so they can prioritise recovery and rehabilitation. Quittance's network of expert solicitors work with Courts and medical providers ensuring families affected by major accidents receive medical and financial support. Injuries and illnesses considered to be serious and catastrophic include major surgical negligence, brain injuries and dioxin poisoning.
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Government figures reveal that employee slips, trips and falls are by some margin the most common cause of injury at work in Lincolnshire and the UK as a whole in 2014/15. Slips and trips are typically the initiators of injuries filed under a different category such as being struck by a moving object, a fall from a ladder or an electrocution accident. Public liability claims for injuries such as broken collarbones experienced on slippery pavements are also quite prevalent with street falls having occurred in the local area.
Road traffic claims
Road traffic accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in New Waltham are not uncommon. Gov. uk statistics show a total of 659 accidents (565 slight accidents, 87 serious accidents and 7 fatal accidents) in 2013 in North East Lincolnshire local authority area. By 2014 the total had increased to 729.
Our panel of knowledgeable no win no fee lawyers have years of experience in fighting for the best awards for Claimants who have sustained an injury in a car or motorcycle crash in New Waltham.
Accidents in the workplace
Quittance has helped Claimants, from nurses to operational researchers, to claim for their work related injuries. Work injury statistics for the North East Lincolnshire local authority are listed in accordance with legislation by the HSE:
|Workplace accidents in North East Lincolnshire Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Machinery related injury||13||19||18|
|Explosion related (e.g. gas)||2||0||0|
|Exposed to fire||0||1||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. soil contamination)||8||2||2|
|Fall from height (ladder)||24||20||23|
|Animal related (e.g. dog bites)||4||2||2|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||110||77||107|
|Struck by moving vehicle||7||5||8|
|Struck by object||44||34||26|
|Trapped by something collapsing||2||0||1|
Personal injury lawyers can help with claiming compensation for industrial illness that include anything from mesolthelioma to farmers lung.
New Waltham No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Solicitors
Solicitors looking after claims in New Waltham and Lincolnshire mostly work on the basis of a Conditional Fee Agreement.
The agreement prevents the solicitor from billing you for any fees if they are not successful.
Are there any additional costs?
Quittance's network of solicitors warrant that No Win, No Fee means a Claimant shall never have to pay any of your solicitor's fees should your claim is lost.
Click here to learn more about about our 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 your lawyer you should arm yourself with information about making a claim. The right answers will help you make the right choice.
Get answers to questions in the FAQ section.
When you have chosen to get underway, you can begin your claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 or with our online contact form here.
If you would like additional information about the claims process, request a callback at a time that suits you or phone 0800 612 7456.