Updated: Thursday, 28th July 2016
Quittance's national panel of solicitors help clients throughout the UK to retain more compensation.
No matter whether you are based in Torrance or anywhere else in England or Wales, our experienced personal injury lawyers can manage your claim and we will arrange a medical assessment at a local medical centre.
Making a claim
Claims for personal injury compensation should be made within 3 years of the date you were injured or learned of your injury in the majority of cases.
In order to win a Torrance personal injury case, it should be demonstrated 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.
Making your claim sooner should enable the solicitor to gather supporting statements from witnesses.
Locating the best personal injury solicitor for your claim
Instructing the best legal representation to help you is a critical step towards getting the highest settlement or award.
With approximately 31 offices within a 25 radius of Torrance - how can you make sure you choose the ideal firm to act for you?
Are Torrance Claimants restricted to only local personal injury solicitors?
Many solicitors operate nationwide, 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 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.
Wherever your solicitor is based, they will arrange for a local medical expert to carry out the exam.
Comparing injury solicitors in Torrance - online reviews
There is often no substitute for phoning a solicitor to discuss your case directly. Before you call, checking personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a better idea of the level of service on offer.
The contrast in personal injury success fees and After the Event (ATE) insurance premiums between different lawyers working on Conditional Fee Agreements is an important consideration for Claimants.
As an example the amount retained by a successful Claimant accepting a settlement of £31,095 for loss of hearing in one ear can vary from £18,657 to £26,431.
Further reading How to compare personal injury fees
What types of compensation claims do you conduct?
Quittance's panel of solicitors have represented people in Torrance and East Dunbartonshire whose accidents were diverse and which led to serious injuries including:
Slip, trip and fall accidents
Health and Safety statistics stress the fact that employee slips and trips continue to be the most frequent cause of injury in the workplace. Slips and trips are frequently forerunner to injuries recorded in another category for instance being hit by an object falling from a machine or a toxic substance accident. Public liability accident claims injuries like fractured vertebrae suffered on poorly maintained paths are also common with dislodged paving slab trips having occurred recently.
We have helped people, from lathe operators to town and country planners, to secure financial compensation awards.
Lawyers can assist with claiming work related compensation for industrial illness that range from workplace cancer to welding rod fumes exposure.
Road traffic claims
Accidents involving all vehicles in Torrance are relatively commonplace with a total of 122 accidents (112 slight accidents, 10 serious accidents and fatal accidents) in 2013 in East Dunbartonshire local authority. In 2014 the total had increased to 123. Incidents in Torrance in 2013 included road traffic collisions on the dual carriageway of the B819 and A807 junction and on the A807 and B822 roundabout.
Quittances panel of expert injury solicitors are experienced in in obtaining optimum compensation for Claimants who have been hurt in a road accident in Torrance.
Medical and clinical negligence in Torrance
Medical negligence, more properly referred to as Clinical Negligence, is where an injury or illness is connected to a failing by a medical provider, either NHS or private. Quittance's panel of injury solicitors covering East Dunbartonshire and Torrance have worked on claims made against private and NHS hospitals that include Woodlands Resource Centre, 15-17 Waterloo Close, Kirkintilloch, G66 2HL.
Serious injury solicitors handling compensation in Torrance
The Quittance team recognise the critical difference a successful claim can make to the lives of people whose lives have been impacted by serious injury. By limiting the stress serious injury imposes on an injured Claimant and their dependants, compensation enables Claimants to concentrate on recovery and rehabilitation. Our network of solicitors for many years have helped Claimants impacted by major accidents.
Torrance No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Solicitors
When you do not win your compensation claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement (or CFA) between you and the lawyer means the legal costs are not payable. Were you to be successful, your legal costs will be paid by the other party.
Can you get 100% No Win, No Fee
We warrant that No Win, No Fee means you shall not have to pay your lawyer's fees in the event that your claim is unsuccessful.
Click here to read more about about our No Win, No Fee.
What to do next
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Quittance offer jargon-free information helping people affected by injury choose whether to go ahead with an injury claim.
If you would like to know more before picking up the phone, try our FAQ pages.
Ready to begin a claim?
When you have decided to proceed, you can begin a claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 or using Quittance's online contact form.
Talk to a member of the Quittance team today to discuss your potential claim. Request a free callback or call us on 0800 612 7456.