Updated: Friday, 5th August 2016
Whether you are based in North Yorkshire or anywhere else in the UK, our injury lawyers will take on your claim and we will set up a medical report at a medical centre near your home.
Making an injury claim
Claims for personal injury compensation must usually be made within a 3-year window, starting from the date the injury occurred.
Extensive legislation is in place to give support to people planning to make a claim, and our panel of injury solicitors have years of experience giving advice to clients on the likelihood of success.
To win a personal injury case, your lawyer must demonstrate that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that this duty of care was breached by the Defendant, and the breach was the cause of your injury.
A free phone call with an expert lawyer will provide answers and useful advice.
How to pick the right personal injury solicitor for you
Identifying the most appropriate lawyer to help you is a crucial step towards getting the most compensation for your accident.
How do you make sure you select the most appropriate law firm to advise you?
Injury lawyer reviews in North Yorkshire - Tips for comparing firms
Different lawyers adopt many different approaches, from more casual and friendly to formal and traditional. Personal injury solicitor reviews are a useful when contrasting the quality of service taken by individual firms.
Do I need to go with a local legal firm ?
The location of a law firm is not particularly important as injury cases are managed by phone, post and email.
You will need to go with a firm that has medical facilities near you as you will have to attend a medical exam.
Further reading : Do I have to attend a medical?
The disparity in success fees between law firms is quite significant
As an example the amount of financial compensation retained by a successful Claimant being awarded compensation of £26,594 for significant hip or pelvis injuries without serious permanent damage could conceivably vary from £15,956 to £22,605.
Additional reading How much compensation can you claim?
Personal injury compensation cases Quittance handles in North Yorkshire
Quittance's network of solicitors have helped individuals get compensation for a wide range of injuries.
Medical negligence in North Yorkshire
Medical negligence - more properly called Clinical Negligence - is where there has been a failing on the part of a healthcare provider. Our panel of lawyers covering North Yorkshire have helped with clinical negligence legal cases brought against the health service that include Friarage Hospital Site, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton, DL6 1JG.
Slip and trip injuries
Recorded figures show that employee slips and trips continue to be the most prevalent cause of accidents leading to injury at work in 2014/15. Slips, trips and falls are frequently related to accidents recorded in a different category for instance being hit by hand tools in use or a river drowning accident. Public liability cases for injuries like broken wrists happening on potholes are also quite prevalent with recent pavement trips having happened recently.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted people, from dental nurses to nurses, to secure financial compensation awards.
Road traffic accidents in North Yorkshire
Accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in North Yorkshire are relatively commonplace. Gov. uk statistics show a total of 2273 accidents (1797 slight accidents, 425 serious accidents and 51 fatal accidents) in 2013 in North Yorkshire local authority area. In 2014 total accidents had decreased to 2,258.
Our panel of proficient no win no fee litigators are experienced in in fighting for optimum settlements for people who have been hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in North Yorkshire.
North Yorkshire serious injury compensation claims
The lasting impact serious and catastrophic injury can have will be acknowledged by Courts and insurance companies when working out compensation. A claim will lessen the impact of bills other financial issues on a Claimant and their family so they can prioritise recovery.
Our network of solicitor firms have aided families receive compensation for a wide range of chronic conditions and catastrophic injuries. Injury and illness categorised as serious and catastrophic include concussion and cerebral palsy.
Solicitors can assist with securing compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses that include anything from dermatitis claims to chromium related illnesses.
North Yorkshire No Win, No Fee Specialist Lawyers
Lawyers looking after North Yorkshire injury claims usually conduct the legal work on a Conditional Fee Agreement. This prevents your lawyer from charging you any fees if the claim fails.
A 'success fee' can be charged by lawyers serving North Yorkshire working under a No Win, No Fee agreement (Conditional Fee Agreement). This fee is in most cases 25% and will be paid out of the injured Claimant's compensation.
Can Claimants get 100% No Win, No Fee
Quittance ensure that No Win, No Fee means the injured party do not have to pay the lawyer's costs in the event that you do not win the injury claim.
Read more about Quittance's No Win, No Fee
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Before you choose a lawyer you should arm yourself with as much information as you need. This can help you make the best choice for your future.
Find answers to popular questions asked by people seeking claims advice on the frequently asked questions page.
Start your compensation claim
Once you have chosen to proceed, you can start a personal injury claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or using Quittance's contact form here.
If you have anything else to ask or would like to discuss your options before making a decision, request a callback at a convenient time or contact on 0800 612 7456.