Updated: Wednesday, 7th September 2016
Quittance's nationwide network of solicitors help clients throughout the UK retain more compensation with our fairer success fees.
No matter whether you live in Plains or anywhere else in England or Wales, Quittance can are able to help with your claim and we will always set up a medical assessment at a centre near you .
Making a claim
Injury claims should be made within three years of the date the accident occurred or you learned of the injury in the majority of cases.
Considerable legislation is in place to give support to Claimants seeking compensation for their injuries, and our panel of personal injury solicitors have years of experience giving advice to their clients on the likelihood of success.
Whether claiming for a road accident in Plains, there are three key components to making a successful claim. It must be demonstrated that:
- a duty of care was owed
- that the duty was breached
- the breach was the cause of the injury or illness
Answers to your questions and practical guidance will be provided by a brief, no-obligation consultation with an expert solicitor.
The importance of choosing the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor
Identifying a suitable law firm to assist you is a key step towards receiving the best settlement or award for your injuries.
With approximately 31 offices within 25 miles of Plains (according to the SRA database) - what is the best way to ensure you choose the ideal legal practice to pursue compensation for you?
You should be aware that the amount of compensation you get to keep can vary considerably from firm to firm (2015 research). No Win, No Fee solicitors will expect you to pay a success fee and an ATE insurance premium. For a broken tibula or fibula, for example, the compensation you actually keep could vary from £1,000 to £7,370 depending on the fees charged by your lawyer.
You should be aware of how much of your compensation will be taken to cover these fees.
Personal injury solicitor reviews in Plains - Tips for comparing firms
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before picking up the phone, looking up injury lawyer reviews should give you a clear understanding of the difference between service levels offered by firms.
Does the location of the lawyer matter?
As with many professional services, you do not need to instruct 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.
What types of compensation claims does Quittance conduct in Plains and North Lanarkshire?
Compensation can be arranged for a wide range of injury and illness throughout Plains. Quittance can help with injuries including:
Medical and clinical negligence in Plains
Medical negligence - which is more accurately referred to as clinical negligence - is where an injury results from a breach of duty on the part of a medical professional. An example case could be a surgical error claim. Quittance's experienced panel of personal injury solicitors covering Plains have helped Claimants with claims filed against the health service including Wester Moffat Hospital, Towers Road, Airdrie, ML6 8LW.
Solicitors can help Claimants with claiming work related compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses that include anything from workplace cancer to silicosis.
Road traffic compensation claims
Quittances group of best of breed personal injury lawyers have decades of experience in obtaining optimum settlements for people who have been hurt in a car or motorbike accident in Plains.
Road accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Plains are relatively frequent. Police repoetrs reveal that there were 6 fatal accidents, 72 serious accidents and 575 slight accidents in 2013 in North Lanarkshire (Total events were 653 local authority district. In 2014 accidents decreased to 633.
Quittance has handled claims for Claimants, from bricklayers to primary school teachers, to claim compensation from their employer.
The Courts recognise that serious injuries have a life-altering impact on an individual and their dependants.
A successful claim should lessen the financial burden and reduce stress so an injured person and their family enabling them to focus on recovery.
Slip and trip accidents
Officially recorded data demonstrate that employee slips, trips and falls are by far the most common cause of injury at work in 2014/15. Slips, trips and falls are quite often the precursor to injuries recorded in another category for instance being struck by a falling object, when supporting another person or an electrical discharge accident. Public place claims for injuries such as broken toes suffered on obstructed walkways are also quite common with pothole trips having happened on Lauchope St and on Black St.
How No Win, No Fee solicitors handle Plains claims for compensation
Lawyers looking after Plains injury claims work on a Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA). This prevents your solicitor from charging any legal costs if they are not successful.
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Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
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