If you have been avoidably harmed or suffered unnecessarily due to third party negligence you may be eligible for compensation. If you do have valid grounds on which to start an accident claim in Hinckley for compensation our accident claims solicitors covering Hinckley could assist you.
Accident Claims UK help people across the country to claim compensation through excellent accident claims solicitors. What makes Accident Claims UK a cut above the rest? Our solicitors have up to thirty years of experience handling personal injury claims for compensation. What’s more, we offer all of our clients the option to make a no win no fee claim and will always push to win you the maximum amount of compensation that your claim could be worth.
What sort of personal injury claims in Hinckley can we cover? If you have been injured because of a road accident in Hinckley which was not your fault, such as a bus accident, cyclist accident, or a car accident you could be entitled to make a road accident compensation claim. If you wish to claim for an injury at work, claim compensation for falling at work, make a public injury claim or make a violent crime injury claim, our excellent accident claims lawyers could help you. If you were injured by another party that owed you a duty of care and your injuries resulted due to the negligent action you may have grounds to pursue a compensation claim.
How do you get started on your accident claim in Hinckley? Contact Accident Claims UK for your free consultation. If you are entitled to claim compensation we will provide you with a no win no fee solicitor to handle your case. We can also give you accident claims advice. Call us today on 0800 073 8801 or use our online accident claims form to contact us to begin your personal injury claims process today.
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If you were owed a duty of care by another party, and the party acted negligently, causing an accident that resulted in your becoming injured or ill, you could be entitled to make an accident claim for compensation. To make a claim, you may want to use an accident claims solicitor to handle your case. Accident claims solicitors are legal professionals that work in the field of personal injury. They are also referred to as personal injury solicitors or personal injury lawyers.
We have created this guide for people who live in Hinckley and wish to claim compensation for an accident in Hinckley or elsewhere. In this guide we will look at common reasons why people make personal injury claims, explain the benefits of using a no win no fee solicitor and will answer some frequently asked questions about finding an accident claims solicitor, and the accident compensation claim process. Accident Claims UK offers a free personal injury claims consultation to anyone looking to make an accident claim in Hinckley. We are not based in the Hinckley area but with advancements in telecommunication can cover all areas of the country. Call us today and if you are entitled to claim, we will provide you with a no win no fee solicitor to handle your case.
We will now look at some common examples of accident claims.
Road users have a duty of care towards all other road users. Therefore if you were involved in a car accident or another road traffic accident in Hinckley that was not your fault, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries from the party responsible. Whether you were injured because of a car accident, bike accident, lorry accident, or any other sort of accident that was not your fault, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries. Call Accident Claims UK today to enquire about making a no win no fee claim for a road traffic accident in Hinckley.
Unfortunately, slipping and tripping accidents are one of the most common reasons why people make claims for accident compensation. Slipping and tripping accidents can occur because of hazardous flooring such as loose carpeting or a broken floor tile, spillages on the floor, or a broken railing that comes away under someone’s weight. You could possibly claim compensation for tripping on the pavement if your accident was caused by uneven or broken paving, or compensation for tripping at work if there was a trip hazard in your workplace. Call Accident Claims UK about claiming compensation for a slipping or tripping accident today.
According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), injuries at work, are more common than you might think. In the years 2017/8 there were 71,062 reported accidents at work, in the United Kingdom. The number of self reported accidents was 555,000. Your employer has a legal duty of care towards you, which means that they are obliged to provide you with a safe and hygienic environment in which to work. If you work in a potentially dangerous environment (for example you work in a laboratory with hazardous substances), your employer is supposed to apply control measures to minimise the risk. If your employer neglects their duty of care to you and you are injured as a result, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries.
Below are the numbers of people injured at work in Hinckley. This information covers the years from 2013 and 2014 through to 2017 and 2018. You can see this information here.
|Location||Total - non fatal injuries||Total - non fatal injuries per 100,000 workers||Fatal injuries|
|Hinckley and Bosworth||114||392||1|
In some circumstances, you can claim compensation if you were injured because of a criminal assault. For example if you were assaulted in a pub in an unprovoked attack you maybe eligible for compensation. There is a Government organisation or led-run scheme that compensates those injured due to violent crime. The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority CICA compensates those injured by a criminal act. They have their own criteria so it is vital that you familiarise yourself with their policies if you are looking to make such a claim.
If you have been injured in a public space in Hinckley, such as a park, pavement or in a pedestrianised shopping area, you could be entitled to make a public injury claim for compensation if it was caused due to failure to comply with health and safety legislation. Whether the public place was managed by Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council, or a private landowner, you could be entitled to make a public injury claim for compensation for an accident which was caused due to a breach in the duty of care owed that resulted in an avoidable injury. Call Accident Claims UK today, our panel of accident claims solicitors could handle your public injury claim.
If you have been injured, made ill or had your existing medical condition made worse because of clinical negligence, you could be entitled to claim clinical negligence compensation for your injuries. Clinical negligence (also known as medical negligence or medical malpractice) is when a medical practitioner delivers substandard care to a patient, unnecessarily injuring them as a result. For example, a dentist might extract the wrong tooth, or a doctor may prescribe a patient the wrong medicine, having harmful results. Our panel of accident claims solicitors covering Hinckley can help you to claim clinical negligence compensation for your injuries. Call us today, to begin your medical negligence claim.
If you have been injured or ill, because an accident that was not your fault in Hinckley, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries. At Accident Claims UK we give all claimants the option to make a no win no fee claim. For many people this is the less stressful option for making a compensation claim. Making a no win no fee claim means that your solicitor agrees to a Conditional Fee Arrangement (CFA). This means that they will only charge you a fee if you win your claim for compensation.
For many of our clients, a no win no fee claim is the less stressful way to claim, as you are not making a gamble with finances by making a non refundable payment upfront. What’s more, because you don’t have to pay an upfront fee, it’s more affordable for many of our clients. To learn more about making a no win no fee claim, call us today.
Remember, if you have been injured or made ill because of an accident that was not your fault in Hinckley, Accident Claims UK could handle your claim. Why trust our panel of personal injury solicitors to handle your claim? They have up to three decades of experience handling claims like yours and always push to win their clients the maximum amount of compensation that they are entitled to.
For free accident claims advice contact us today to speak to one of our well informed advisors. We can talk to you in depth and if we believe that you are entitled to claim, we will provide you with a no win no fee solicitor to handle your case. If you have legitimate grounds to make an accident claim, call us today to begin your claim for accident compensation.
Q: What Expenses Could I Be Compensated For?
A: Being injured or made ill, can have a negative effect on your bank balance as well as your health and well being. For example you may miss work because of your injuries so experience a loss of income. Or you may have to pay for medical expenses. Therefore, you can claim special damages, where you are reimbursed for your expenses.
Here are some examples of what you can claim back as special damages:
- Medical expenses.
- Loss of income.
- Travel expenses.
- Home adaptation.
- Mobility equipment expenses.
- At home care expenses.
Q: Will The Solicitor Handling My Claim Be Near Me?
A: If you have been injured or made ill because of an accident that was not your fault you may believe “I need to use a solicitor near me”. In fact you can use a solicitor based anywhere in the country, to handle your claim. We operate a nationwide service and our panel of accident claims solicitors cover the Hinckley area. Instead of prioritising location, finding a solicitor with the right area of expertise to handle your claim can prove to be more useful.
Q: Will A Doctor Check And Examine My Injuries?
A: The first step in making an accident claim is to have a medical assessment. During your medical assessment, the doctor will diagnose your injuries and will be able to assess what sort of ongoing effect they are likely to have on you. Your solicitor will use the doctor’s medical report to value your claim.
Q: Will The Doctor Be Near Me?
A: We work with a group of trusted doctors in Hinckley and will assign one to work on your case.
Laura Sanchez Pallares
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Article by HC Edited by Mel.