Updated: Monday, 8th August 2016
If you live in Tidworth or anywhere else in England or Wales, our solicitors are able to handle your claim and we will always arrange a medical assessment at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims should usually be made within 3 years of an injury.
Considerable legislation is in place to give support to individuals considering a claim, and our network of injury lawyers have years of experience advising clients regarding the strength of their claims.
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.
How do you find the best no win no fee personal injury solicitor?
It can take months for most claims to reach a settlement. Injury claims involving disputed liability or severe injury can take longer. The SRA are tasked with regulating the legal advice given by personal injury solicitors, however they are not responsible for many factors that matter to people affected by injury, such as quality of service or speed of communication.
Your solicitor should be someone you are able to trust throughout your claim to provide practical advice and expert legal guidance.
Reviews for lawyers in Tidworth
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before you call, checking personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a idea of the range of service levels.
The diversity in the amount of personal injury success fees and After the Event (ATE) insurance premiums charged by lawyers working on Conditional Fee Agreements can have a significant impact on your compensation.
As an example the amount retained by a successful Claimant being awarded compensation of £8,674 for a fractured index finger could conceivably vary from £5,204 to £7,373.
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Do you have to choose a personal injury solicitor in Tidworth?
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.
The only element of a personal injury claim that usually needs a local service provider is the medical. This exam is carried out in partnership with a member of our national network of medical professionals.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Which types of claims does Quittance conduct in Tidworth?
Our panel of lawyers help individuals get compensation for a wide range of injury and illness.
Road traffic claims
Our panel of proficient solicitors have a wealth of experience in obtaining the highest damages for Claimants who have sustained an injury in a car or motorbike crash in Tidworth.
Road accidents involving vehicles in Tidworth are relatively commonplace. Gov. uk statistics show a total of 1474 accidents (1283 slight accidents, 174 serious accidents and 17 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Wiltshire local authority. By 2014 the total had increased to 1,607.
Slip and trip injuries
Officially recorded statistics show that employee slips and trips are the most common accident in the Wiltshire workplace. These types of accident are sometimes the precursor to injuries filed under a different category such as being struck by a falling object or an electrical discharge accident. Public place legal claims for injuries like broken toes experienced on obstructed pathways are also quite prevalent with pavement crack trips having happened recently.
Accidents in the workplace
Quittance has handled claims for people, from lathe operators to tourism officers, to claim compensation from their employer. Accident statistics in the Wiltshire local authority made available in accordance with regulations by the Government in the table below:
|Work accidents in Wiltshire Local Authority HSE)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Explosion related (e.g. gas)||0||2||0|
|Exposed to fire||2||0||5|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. toxic torts)||13||8||4|
|Fall from height (scaffolding)||62||48||63|
|Animal related (e.g. riding accident)||23||21||22|
|Lifting and handling injuries||222||140||141|
|Slip or trip||207||173||144|
|Struck by moving vehicle||11||7||14|
|Struck by object||74||41||60|
|Trapped underneath something||2||1||3|
Clinical negligence in Tidworth
Medical negligence - correctly called Clinical Negligence - is the legal term a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a medical professional. An example could be a dental negligence claim. Quittance's panel of injury lawyers covering Wiltshire and Tidworth have helped Claimants with clinical negligence claims brought against health services that include Andover War Memorial Hospital, Charlton Road, Andover, SP10 3LB.
Injury solicitors can assist with getting compensation for industrial injuries ranging from industrial deafness to pleural thickening.
Tidworth specialists for serious injury claims
The Quittance team understand the difference compensation will make to people whose lives have been impacted by serious injury. Our panel of solicitors work hard for maximum compensation for serious injury and illness, which includes compensation for private medical treatment and case costs.
Our network of solicitors work with the Defendant's representatives, doctors and health professionals and insurers to ensure families impacted by serious accidents receive legal and medical support.
Tidworth No Win, No Fee Lawyers
Lawyers handling Tidworth injury claims in most cases work on a Conditional Fee Agreement (CFA), known as a No Win, No Fee agreement. The agreement prevents the solicitor from being able to charge you any legal fees if they lose the case.
Quittance's 100% No Win, No Fee promise
No Win, No Fee means you will not owe anything if you lose your claim and there will be absolutely no hidden costs. With Quittance's No Win, No Fee, there are no catches hiding in the small print and there is no risk of being charged extra costs.
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Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Quittance provide detailed information to help Claimants determine whether to proceed.
If you need more information before calling, try our FAQ pages.
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You can begin a injury claim online or call us on 0800 612 7456 to discuss your claim with a member of the Quittance team.
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