Updated: Friday, 2nd September 2016
Quittance's nationwide panel of injury lawyers help Claimants across the UK retain more of their settlement or damages.
No matter whether you live in Stepps or anywhere in the country, we can will take on your claim and we will always arrange a medical at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Considerable legislation is in place to give support to individuals considering a claim, and Quittance's network of injury lawyers have years of experience advising clients on the likelihood of success.
People who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses such as asbestosis are frequently still able to claim even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. In such cases, it is the date you are informed of your diagnosis that is important.
To win a personal injury case, it must be shown that the Defendant owed you a duty of care, that the Defendant breached that duty, and that your injury or illness was caused by that breach.
In all cases, answers and invaluable guidance can be offered through a free phone consultation with a Stepps personal injury solicitor.
How to find the best solicitor for your claim
You will be in contact with your legal representative for a long period of time, from many months for less serious injuries to over a year for complex cases. The SRA are responsible for regulating strictly legal advice given by all solicitors, however they do not regulate many issues that matter to Claimants, such as speed or level of service.
Given the impact your legal representative can have on your recovery, choosing a lawyer that meets your needs is an important first step.
Injury lawyer reviews in Stepps - Tips for comparing firms
Different lawyers adopt many different approaches, from formal and traditional to sympathetic. Before picking up the phone, looking up personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a clear understanding of the difference between service levels offered by firms.
Will I have to choose a lawyer near me?
You do not need to select a solicitor near you.
Usually, the only aspect that will need to be performed locally 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 network of medical professionals.
Compensation is restricted by the expenses you have incurred and by set recommended 'general damages' depending on the nature of the injury. Your solicitor's experience can impact the level of damages negotiated. Get more information about how much you can claim.
What types of compensation claims does Quittance handle?
Quittance's panel of lawyers have represented people in Stepps and North Lanarkshire whose accident circumstances resulted in serious injury including:
Slips and trips
Health and Safety statistics emphasise the fact that employee slips, trips and falls are still the most frequent accident at work. Slips, trips and falls are often lead to injuries attributed to other reasons e.g. being hit by material under pressure or an electrical discharge accident. Public place negligence claims injuries such as pulled muscles sustained on raised flagstones are also quite prevalent with recent street trips having occurred in the area.
Clinical negligence in Stepps
Medical negligence, which is now more precisely called 'Clinical Negligence', is where there has been a failing on the part of a hospital or other healthcare professional, private or NHS. Our experienced panel of lawyers covering North Lanarkshire and Stepps have handled claims brought against infirmaries and hospitals that include Auchinlea Resource Centre, Auchinlea House, Auchinlea Road, Glasgow, G34 9HQ.
Accidents in the workplace
Quittance has assisted people, from scaffolding erectors to sales executives, to claim compensation.
Serious injury solicitors in Stepps
The impact of serious and catastrophic injury is understood by Courts when calculating how much compensation to pay. A claim should ease the financial load and reduce the pressure on an injured Claimant and their family so they can prioritise rehabilitation.
Our panel of specialist serious injury solicitors communicate with medical practitioners, insurers and the Courts to ensure Claimants impacted by serious accidents and injuries get the legal and medical support they need.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Stepps
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorbikes and other vehicles in Stepps are not uncommon. Official statistics show a total of 653 accidents (575 slight accidents, 72 serious accidents and 6 fatal accidents) in 2013 in North Lanarkshire council area. By 2014 the total had decreased to 633.
Quittances network of knowledgeable no win no fee litigators are experienced in in fighting for optimum settlements for Claimants injured in a car accident in Stepps.
Solicitors can help Claimants with claiming work related compensation for diverse industrial illnesses ranging from workplace cancer to silicosis.
How No Win, No Fee injury lawyers look after Stepps compensation claims
If you succeed in your case, your legal fees must be paid by the other party. In the event that your compensation claim is not won, a No Win, No Fee agreement with your lawyer states that you will not have to pay their legal costs.
Are there extra costs?
Some solicitors could levy extra costs if the case does not complete. With Quittance, 100% No Win, No Fee is assured, with no catches in the small print. Click here to learn more about about our No Win, No Fee.
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get your questions answered
Quittance offer detailed answers helping people affected by injury decide whether to go ahead with the claim.
If you would like to know more before phoning, try our FAQ section.
How to get a claim started
Call an injury claims expert on 0800 612 7456 to make your claim for compensation. Alternatively, you can start the claim online here.
Speak to our network of specialists today for more detail about you claim. Request a no-obligation callback or phone us on 0800 612 7456.