Updated: Thursday, 4th August 2016
Whether you live in Wednesfield or anywhere else in England or Wales, Quittance can are able to take on your claim and we will always set up a medical report at a medical centre near you.
Making a personal injury claim
Claims for personal injury compensation must be made within 3 years of the injury in most cases.
For the majority of injury claims, proving an injury claim will involve three issues. It needs to be demonstrated that:
- a duty of care was owed
- that the duty was breached
- the breach was the cause of the injury or illness
A brief, no-obligation consultation with a specialist lawyer can provide information and invaluable guidance.
Choosing the best no win no fee personal injury lawyer
Finding the most appropriate legal expert to help you is a key step towards obtaining the highest settlement or award for your injuries.
What is the best way to make sure you choose the best law firm to take on your case?
The questions you should ask a solicitor are "what success fee and ATE premium do you charge?" and "how much of the compensation will I keep?".
Look into Wednesfield personal injury solicitor reviews
Service levels provided by solicitors can vary.
Speaking to friends or relatives or reading reviews can certainly be instructive if you are considering which solicitor to pick.
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Do I need to select a local injury lawyer ?
The whereabouts of the solicitors office is not particularly critical as injury cases are run remotely.
It is however necessary to choose a company that provides medical facilities near you as you will almost always have to go to a medical examination.
Compensation cases our panel of lawyers conducts in Wednesfield and West Midlands
Quittance's panel of specialist solicitors have helped Claimants in Wednesfield and throughout West Midlands whose situations ranged and led to serious injuries including:
Slips and trips
Recorded figures demonstrate that slips and trips are the most common cause of injury in the West Midlands workplace in 2015. These types of accident are sometimes the initiators of injuries categorised as another type of accident for instance being hit by material under pressure, when helping another person or a toxic substance accident. Public place (Wolverhampton local authority) negligence claims injuries such as sprained arms suffered on tripping on a street are also quite common with slips and trips having occurred in the local area.
Litigators can assist with getting compensation for diverse industrial illnesses including anything from workplace cancer to rubber industry health and safety lapses.
Road traffic accidents in Wednesfield
Quittances panel of certified personal injury solicitors have decades of experience in securing maximum awards for anyone hurt in a road accident in Wednesfield.
Road traffic accidents involving cars, mororbikes and all other vehicles in Wednesfield are reasonably common. Officially reported accident data shows a total of 633 accidents (569 slight accidents, 61 serious accidents and 3 fatal accidents) in 2013 in Wolverhampton local authority. In 2014 the total had increased to 645. Accidents in the Wednesfield region in 2013 included collisions on the dual carriageway of the A4124 and B4484 junction and on the A454 and B4464 roundabout.
Accidents in the workplace
Quittance has helped Claimants injured at work, from hotel workers to town and country planners, to claim compensation. Accident at work data in the Wolverhampton local authority collated in accordance with RIDDOR legislation by the Government excerpted below:
|Work accidents in Wolverhampton Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||2||1||1|
|Harmful substance exposure (e.g. diesel exhaust fumes)||7||3||4|
|Fall from height (ladder)||31||16||24|
|Injured by an animal||1||2||2|
|Lifting and handling injuries||120||71||74|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||119||104||88|
|Hit by vehicle||7||8||4|
|Struck by object||42||36||28|
|Trapped by something collapsing||0||2||1|
Medical negligence in Wednesfield
Medical negligence (more accurately referred to as 'Clinical Negligence') is the term used to describe a failure to carry out a responsibility by a medical provider, private or NHS. Quittance's panel of personal injury solicitors covering Wednesfield have worked on claims made against the health service including New Cross Hospital, Wednesfield Road, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, WV10 0QP.
Wednesfield serious injury compensation
We recognise the vital difference an injury claim will make to seriously injured Claimants. By limiting the financial stress serious injury puts on an injured person and their family, a successful claim allows them to concentrate on their recovery and rehabilitation. Quittance's network of lawyers engage with the other side's legal representatives and insurers, helping to ensure families affected by serious accidents and injuries receive medical and financial support.
Wednesfield No Win, No Fee Lawyers
Solicitors looking after Wednesfield injury claims mostly conduct the legal work on a CFA or Conditional Fee Agreement, also called a No Win, No Fee agreement. The agreement prevents the lawyer from being able to charge you any legal costs if they lose the case.
Quittance's No Win, No Fee guarantee
No Win, No Fee means that there are no hidden fees and there is nothing to pay if the claim is unsuccessful. With our 100% No Win, No Fee promise, there will be no catch and there is no risk of losing out.
Click here for more about Quittance's 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
We provide jargon-free information helping people affected by injury choose whether to go ahead.
Get more answers online before picking up the phone. See our frequently asked questions here.
Ready to start?
Once you are ready to get underway, you can start a personal injury claim by calling 0800 612 7456 or through our contact form.
Quittance's team of experts help injured people every day. If you have further questions, you can call 0800 612 7456 or request a free callback today.