Updated: Tuesday, 2nd August 2016
Whether you are based in Sawbridgeworth or anywhere else in England or Wales, our experienced personal injury solicitors will handle your claim and we will arrange a medical report at a centre near you .
Making an injury claim
Claims for compensation should usually be made within 3 years of the injury.
Purposeful legislation exists to support Claimants seeking compensation for their injuries, and our network of lawyers have many years of experience advising clients on the likelihood of success.
In order to successfully win an injury claim, it should be demonstrated 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 select the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer?
Choosing the most suitable solicitor for your legal case is a critical step towards getting the highest compensation settlement for your illness or injuries.
What is the best way to make certain you choose the most appropriate legal practice for your needs?
Reviews for injury lawyers in Sawbridgeworth
Talking to a solicitor about your case is an easy way to identify whether they are a good fit. 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.
Will you need to go with a local Sawbridgeworth injury lawyer ?
The location of the lawyers office is not especially relevant as cases are normally handled remotely.
You will need to select a law firm with national medical centres as you will need to go to a medical examination.
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. Your solicitor's experience can impact the level of damages negotiated. Get more information about how much you can claim.
Personal injury compensation claims Quittance conducts in Sawbridgeworth and Hertfordshire
Compensation can be arranged for a broad range of injury and illness in Sawbridgeworth and throughout Hertfordshire. Quittance can help with injuries and medical conditions including:
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Sawbridgeworth
Our group of knowledgeable road traffic accident personal injury lawyers are experienced in in obtaining the best settlements for people who have been hurt in a road accident in Sawbridgeworth.
Road accidents involving all vehicles in Sawbridgeworth are common. Officially reported accident data shows 27 fatal accidents, 358 serious accidents and 2754 slight accidents in 2013 in Hertfordshire (Total events were 3139 local authority area. By 2014 accidents increased to 3,690.
Injury solicitors can help Claimants with getting compensation for industrial illnesses ranging from respiratory diseases to pleural thickening.
Quittance's team recognise the critical change injury compensation can make to the lives of people whose lives have been impacted by major injury.
Quittance's panel of expert lawyers work to achieve compensation for major injuries. This includes damages for medical treatment and care costs. Quittance's panel of specialist lawyers have aided families impacted by major accidents. Injuries and medical conditions which are held to be catastrophic or serious include amputation, degloving injuries and hydrocarbon poisoning.
Accidents at work
We have helped Claimants, from nurses to race relations workers, to claim maximum compensation. Work injury information in the Epping Forest local authority reported in accordance with RIDDOR by the HSE as follows:
|Work accidents in Epping Forest Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Fire related (e.g. scars)||1||0||0|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. chromium)||1||0||2|
|Fall from height||17||5||10|
|Animal related (e.g. dog bites)||1||2||0|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||48||33||38|
|Struck by moving vehicle||8||5||1|
|Struck by object||19||12||9|
Slip and trip accidents
Officially recorded data show that employee slips and trips are the most prevalent cause of injury at work in Hertfordshire and the UK as a whole. They are sometimes connected to accidents categorised as something else such as being hit by an object falling from a vehicle or a fire related (burn) accident. Public place claims for injuries such as strained muscles experienced on obstructed walkways are also quite common with pothole trips having occurred on the Street and on Bell St.
Clinical negligence in Sawbridgeworth
Medical negligence (correctly called clinical negligence) is the term for when an injury is suffered by a person a failing by a medical professional. Our panel of injury solicitors covering Sawbridgeworth have helped with legal action made against private and NHS hospitals that include Rivers Hospital, High Wych Road, Sawbridgeworth, CM21 0HH.
No Win, No Fee Injury Lawyers in Sawbridgeworth
CFAs, more commonly known as No Win, No Fee agreements protect injured Claimants from the obligation to pay legal fees if they do not win their claim.
A success fee will be charged by Sawbridgeworth solicitors that work under a No Win, No Fee agreement. The success fee will be taken out of the Claimant's award and is usually 25 percent.
Do I have to pay any hidden costs?
No Win, No Fee means you will face no hidden fees and you will not have to pay anything if you lose your claim. With the Quittance network's 100% No Win, No Fee guarantee, there is no catch in the small print whatsoever and you will not be charged unexpected costs. Read more about our No Win, No Fee here
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Before you instruct arm yourself with as much information about the process as you can. The right information can help you to make the best choice.
Get answers to popular questions in our frequently asked questions section.
How to get your injury claim underway
Call an injury claims expert on 0800 612 7456 (or 0333 344 6575 from a mobile) to get your personal injury claim underway, or you can start your injury claim online here.
Our team of personal injury specialists look forward to helping you. If you need more information, you can phone 0800 612 7456 or request a no-obligation callback.