Updated: Friday, 5th August 2016
No matter whether you are based in Redhill or anywhere else in England or Wales, our expert injury solicitors will take on your claim and we will always set up a medical report at a centre near you .
Making an injury claim
Powerful legislation exists to support people planning to make a claim, and our network of specialist solicitors have many years of experience advising their clients regarding the strength of their claims.
Claimants with certain illnesses or conditions such as repetitive strain injuries may still be eligible for compensation even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. The date you are informed of your diagnosis is what matters in such circumstances.
To win a personal injury case, your solicitor must prove 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 no-obligation phone consultation with a Redhill personal injury solicitor can give information and useful advice.
What factors to think about when finding the right lawyer
Compensation for a compensation claim can take months, and even years in severe injuries, to be agreed. The SRA are responsible for regulating legal advice given by solicitors, however they are not responsible for many issues that matter to people considering an injury claim, such as quality of service or speed of communication.
Given the impact your lawyer can have on your recovery, choosing a lawyer that meets your needs is a crucial first step.
Will I have to choose a solicitor near me?
You do not need to choose a personal injury solicitor near you.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually does require a local service is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Your lawyer will arrange for a medical practitioner in your area to conduct your medical.
Check Redhill solicitor reviews
The quality of legal advice offered by injury lawyers, as with any professional service, can differ considerably.
Reading reviews can be helpful if you are attempting to decide which solicitor best serves your needs.
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Compensation is limited to costs you have had to bear as a result of the injury and by set recommended 'general damages' depending on the nature of the injury. 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.
Solicitors working on a No Win, No Fee basis generally charge a success fee and for ATE insurance. Deductions from a Claimant's compensation for severe tinnitus, for example, ranges from £23,980 to £36,850 (based on 2015 market data).
Personal injury compensation cases Quittance handles in Redhill
Our network of lawyers have helped individuals get compensation for a range of injuries.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Redhill
Road traffic accidents involving vehicles in Redhill are not uncommon. Government statistics reveal a total of 5223 accidents (4624 slight accidents, 581 serious accidents and 18 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Surrey local authority district. In 2014 the total had increased to 5,408. Incidents in the Redhill region in 2013 included road traffic collisions on the A23 and A25 roundabout and on the single carriageway of the A242 and A23 junction.
Quittances network of proficient road traffic accident (RTA) legal advisors have vast experience in achieving maximum damages for people injured in a car accident in Redhill.
Legal advisors can help Claimants with getting compensation for a multitude of industrial illnesses ranging from allergic contact dermatitis to toluene exposure.
Slip and trip accidents
Officially reported figures stress the fact that employee slips, trips and falls continue to be the most prevalent cause of accidents leading to injury at work in Surrey. They are sometimes related to accidents recorded in another category like being hit by an object falling from a ladder or an exposure to fire accident. Public place (Reigate and Banstead local authority) compensation claims for injuries like broken ankles sustained on pavement cracks are also quite prevalent with slips and trips having happened on High Street.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted contractors, self employed or employed Claimants, from farm workers to personnel officers, to secure financial compensation awards. Accident at work data for the Reigate and Banstead local authority collated under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) by the Government in the following table:
|Work accidents in Reigate and Banstead Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Exposed to fire||2||0||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. MTBE related illnesses)||4||0||3|
|Fall from height||9||11||9|
|Slip or trip||62||31||37|
|Struck by moving vehicle||3||0||0|
|Struck by object||16||16||14|
|Crushed by something collapsing||0||1||1|
Clinical negligence in Redhill
Medical negligence, more precisely known as 'Clinical Negligence', is when there has been a breach of the duty of care by a General Practitioner or any other healthcare professional, either NHS or private. A typical example might be an accident and emergency claim. Our panel of solicitors covering Redhill have handled cases brought against health services that include East Surrey Hospital, Canada Avenue, Redhill, RH1 5RH.
Serious injury lawyers acting in Redhill
The Quittance team understand the vital change a successful claim can make to the lives of people whose lives have been impacted by serious and catastrophic injury.
By limiting the pressure a serious injury puts on an injured Claimant and their dependants, a successful claim helps Claimants to concentrate on recovery and rehabilitation.
Quittance's panel of lawyers engage with insurance companies and medical practitioners ensuring people impacted by severe accidents get medical and financial support.
Redhill No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Solicitors
If you succeed, the costs for your lawyer must be covered by the losing side. In the event that your lawyer loses the case, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your lawyer means you are not required to pay the solicitor's fees.
A success fee is charged by lawyers who work under a No Win, No Fee agreement (also called a Conditional Fee Agreement or CFA). The fee will be generally 25 percent and will be taken out of your compensation settlement.
Will I need to pay any fees?
Quittance guarantee that No Win, No Fee means the injured party will never need to pay any of the law firm's costs in the event that your claim is unsuccessful. 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 answers to your questions
Making the right decision depends on the right information. Get answers to your questions before you instruct.
Get answers to popular questions asked by injured people in the frequently asked questions section.
Start a claim
Once you have made the choice to proceed, you can start the compensation claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 or using the online contact form here.
Our team of experts are here to help. Need more information? You can request a no-obligation callback or phone us on 0800 612 7456 today.