Updated: Saturday, 27th August 2016
Quittance's national network of solicitors help personal injury Claimants throughout the UK to retain more of their settlement or damages.
Whether you are based in Paisley or anywhere else in the UK, our expert lawyers will handle your claim and we will always set up a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making an injury claim
Injury claims should be made within three years in the majority of cases.
Extensive legislation exists to provide support for Claimants seeking compensation for their injuries, and Quittance's network of personal injury lawyers have many years of experience advising clients on the likelihood of success.
In order to win a Paisley 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.
How do you choose the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor?
It can take several months for most claims to reach a settlement. Cases involving disputed liability or severe injury can take much longer. All solicitors are regulated by the SRA, but the quality of service does vary.
Considering the effect your lawyer can have on your life, both during and after your recovery, picking an injury lawyer that meets your needs is a crucial first step.
Comparing Paisley personal injury solicitors - online reviews
Different lawyers adopt many different approaches, from more casual and friendly to formal and traditional. Reviews for personal injury law firms are a great resource to compare the approach taken by individual firms.
The variation in the level of success fees and After the Event (ATE) insurance premiums charged by firms is considerable.
As an example the amount retained by a successful Claimant awarded £9,408 for a fractured femur could conceivably vary from £5,645 to £7,996.
Are Paisley Claimants restricted to only local lawyers?
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.
For the majority of claims, the only aspect that needs a local service provider is the medical exam. This exam provides necessary medical evidence to support your claim, and is carried out in partnership with a member of our national medical network.
What kinds of compensation claims does Quittance handle in Paisley?
Quittance's network of lawyers have helped people in Paisley whose circumstances were diverse and which resulted in serious injury including:
Road accidents in Paisley
Our group of certified no win no fee injury lawyers have decades of experience in achieving maximum damages for Claimants injured in a road accident in Paisley.
Accidents involving vehicles in Paisley are common. Official statistics show a total of 324 accidents (286 slight accidents, 33 serious accidents and 5 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Renfrewshire council area. In 2014 accidents decreased to 317. Accidents in the Paisley area in 2013 included car crashes on the dual carriageway of the A761 and A726 junction and on the single carriageway of the A726 and B7060 junction.
Paisley specialists for serious injury claims
Courts recognise that serious injuries can have a significant impact on an injured person. Damages will ease the impact of bills other financial issues and reduce the pressure on a Claimant so they can prioritise recovery. Our panel of solicitor firms have aided families recover compensation for a wide range of chronic conditions and catastrophic injuries. Injury and illness referred to as catastrophic or serious include back injuries and major surgical negligence.
Accidents at work
Quittance has handled claims for contractors, self employed or employed people, from gardeners to nutritional therapists, to secure financial compensation awards.
Slip and trip injuries
Officially reported figures show that slips and trips are the most prevalent accident at work. Slips and trips are often the precursor to accidents filed under a different category such as being struck by a moving object or a drowning accident. Public place accident claims injuries like torn ligaments happening on raised flagstones are also quite common with slips and trips having occurred on Silk St and on Central Way.
Medical negligence in Paisley
Medical negligence - which is now more precisely known as Clinical Negligence - is where there has been a breach in the duty of care on the part of a healthcare professional. Our experienced panel of personal injury solicitors covering Renfrewshire and Paisley have assisted with negligence compensation claims brought against healthcare providers that include Royal Alexandra Hospital, Corsebar Road, Paisley, PA2 9PN.
Solicitors can help Claimants with getting compensation for industrial illnesses including anything from bladder cancer to pneumoconiosis.
No Win, No Fee Personal injury Solicitors in Paisley
Solicitors taking care of Paisley injury claims work on the basis of a Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA), known as a No Win, No Fee agreement. The CFA prevents your solicitor from charging you any legal costs if the claim fails.
Our No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means there will be absolutely no hidden costs and there is nothing owed if the claim is lost. With a No Win, No Fee guarantee, there is no catch in the small print whatsoever. Read more about No Win, No Fee
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
We provide jargon-free information helping Claimants decide whether to go ahead with an injury claim.
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How to get a injury claim underway
When you are ready to get underway, you can begin a claim for compensation by phoning 0800 612 7456 or through the contact form here.
Quittance's specialist team can help. If you have further questions, you can call us on 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.