By Joanne Jeffries. Last updated 13th September 2021. Accident claims solicitors covering Walton-On-Thames can help with all types of cases. And in this guide, you can find advice on the services that not just personal injury solicitors in Walton-On-Thames can offer, but how we can help you too.
If you live in Walton-on-Thames and you have been injured or became sick because of an accident that was not your fault, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries. Whether you were injured because you had an accident at work, were harmed because of clinical and medical negligence, experienced an attack in Walton-on-Thames, were involved in a Walton-on-Thames car accident you could make an accident claim for compensation if a third party was negligent.
Accident Claims UK has a panel of personal injury solicitors and lawyers who could handle many different types of Walton-on-Thames accident claims. Although we are not based in the area we can cover the area with ease. Contact us today to discuss what happened to you, to see if you could claim compensation or for accident claims advice.
Get in touch with us using our online accident claims form or call us on 0800 073 8801. If you have the right to claim, one of our panel of accident claims solicitors could start work on your claim and help you get the compensation you deserve.
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- Victim Of Crime Compensation Claims
- Public Place Accident Claims
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An accident claims solicitor (also known as a personal injury solicitor, or personal injury lawyer), is a solicitor that can handle claims for personal injuries. In this country, if you are injured in an accident caused by negligence on the part of another party then you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries from the responsible party. For example, you could possibly make an accident claim for compensation (also referred to as a personal injury claim) if you slip on a spilt drink in a restaurant that had not been cleaned up or marked with a hazard sign and break your leg. To ensure that your claim is not dismissed or dramatically undervalued by the Defendant’s insurers, you may wish to use an accident claims solicitor to handle your claim.
If you were involved in a Walton-on-Thames accident, Accident Claims UK can provide you with an excellent accident claims solicitor covering Walton-on-Thames, to handle your claim. Our solicitors have up to three decades of experience handling personal injury cases and will always push to win you the maximum amount of compensation possible. Call us today for your free accident claims consultation and if you have legitimate grounds to make an accident claim we’ll put you in touch with our accident claims solicitors who will start working on your case right away.
We will now look at some common reasons why people make accident claims for compensation. Remember, our panel of accident claims solicitors handle all sorts of claims, so call us today to see if you can claim.
Unfortunately, slip and fall accident cases, are the most common type of personal injury claim within workplaces that cause non-fatal injuries. This is because even a minor health and safety hazard such as a loose floorboard, or spillage on the floor, could cause an individual to have a slip or trip and fall accident.
Whilst some slip, trip or fall accidents only result in relatively minor injuries such as small cuts, lacerations or bruises that heal by themselves over time, others can result in more debilitating long term injuries such as soft tissue injuries, broken or fractured bones.
If you have experienced a slip and fall accident case in Walton-on-Thames, call Accident Claims UK. If you have grounds to claim compensation one of our panel of accident claim solicitors may be able to help you. Remember, their registered office doesn’t need to be local for them to assist you with your claim.
If you have been injured because of a Walton-on-Thames road traffic accident that was not your fault, you could be entitled to claim compensation. There are many different ways in which accidents on the road could take place and an equal number of injuries that may result from them.
Road and traffic accidents for which you could be able to claim compensation with our accident claims solicitors may be car crashes, Walton-on-Thames car accidents, a traffic accident involving a bike, or a Walton-on-Thames traffic accident involving a lorry or heavy goods vehicles.
Whether you were in a car crash and now need to claim for whiplash, or suffered lacerations as a result of a traffic accident where your windscreen was smashed, we could help you claim compensation. Please call Accident Claims UK today about claiming compensation for a Walton-on-Thames traffic accident, now.
According to the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, employers have a duty of care towards their employees. This means that they have to provide them with a safe and hygienic space in which to work. If they neglect this duty of care and this leads to an accident, resulting in the employee becoming injured or ill, the employer may have to pay the employee compensation. If you have had an accident at work in Walton-on-Thames or elsewhere, you may be able claim compensation. Our accident at work solicitors have years of experience handling accident at work claims. Call Accident Claims UK and if you have been avoidable injured or presentably ill, we could provide you with an excellent accident at work solicitor to handle your claim.
In this table, we have displayed information for the number of reported injuries at work in this area. As Walton-on-Thames is not specifically recorded, we have used statistics for a wider catchment area. The information is available to the public and you can download a copy at this link from the HSE. Just find the excel spreadsheet titled RIDREG towards the bottom of the page.
|Location||Total - non fatal injuries||Total - non fatal injuries per 100,000 workers||Fatal injuries|
|Elmbridge (including Walton-on-Thames)||87||189||0|
Have you been the victim of an attack in Walton-on-Thames? Have you been the victim of a sexual assault? Then you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries. The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority is a scheme set up by the UK Government. CICA allows blameless victims of crime to be able to apply for compensation when there is no other way to claim compensation.
To learn more about claiming compensation for an attack in Walton-on-Thames call us today to see if you are entitled to claim compensation for your injuries.
If you have been injured because of an accident in Walton-on-Thames, which took place in a public place such as a park or on pavement, you could be entitled to make a public place accident claim. Public places do not necessarily refer to those places or spaces which are in public ownership, such as streets and parks. The term more loosely includes any place where you as a member of the public could freely come and go. They may be owned or operated by public bodies such as your town council or they may be owned by private companies. For example, whilst a shopping centre or shop may be owned by a private company, they are considered a public place because members of the public can enter. Those responsible for public places must make sure that if they are open to the general public, they are well maintained and are safe.
Call Accident Claims UK and we can provide you with an excellent accident claims solicitor covering Walton-on-Thames to handle your public place accident claim.
Medical and clinical negligence is when a doctor, nurse or other medical practitioner provides a patient with substandard care. As a result, the patient becomes injured, ill or experiences a worsening of their existing conditions that totally could have been avoided. Call us today and if you are entitled to claim compensation, we will provide you with an excellent personal injury solicitor from our panel to handle your Walton-on-Thames medical and clinical negligence claim.
If you want to make a claim for compensation, call Accident Claims UK today. Our accident claims solicitors can offer you the option to make a no win no fee claim. This means that we will not charge you an upfront fee for making an accident claim. Instead, you will only be charged a fee if you win your compensation claim.
Call Accident Claims UK today, to enquire about finding the right no win no fee solicitor to handle your case.
If you need to make a personal injury claim, contact Accident Claims UK to find the right accident claims solicitor covering Walton-on-Thames to handle your case.
Call us today, or fill out our accident claims form, for free accident claims advice and to find the right personal injury solicitor to represent your case. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.
Q: How Do I Claim Compensation?
A: To make a personal injury claim, you may choose to use a personal injury solicitor to help navigate the legal process. You may also need one who can cover claims in your local area. Our panel of solicitors act on claims across the country so we should have a member of our team who could help you make your claim.
Q: Should I Claim With Solicitors Near Me?
A: Claims do not have to be made with a solicitor or a law firm which is based in your local area. Whilst there may be many competent solicitors or lawyers in your area, by only looking at those close to you, you may miss out on finding someone who specialises in your specific type of claim. By choosing a service such as ours you may be opened up to a wider range of solicitors and legal knowledge.
Q: Should I Visit A Medical Expert?
A: Straight after being injured, or as soon as you can do so, you should see a doctor. Your health is your first priority. As part of your claim we will arrange for you to have a medical assessment with a trusted local doctor. The doctor will create a medical report, which your solicitor will use to value your claim.
Q: Could I See A Medical Expert In My Area?
A: As we work with doctors who are located throughout the country, we could arrange for you to see a physician that we work with close to Walton-on-Thames. Those experts who are located in this area are,
Walton Community Centre,
Mark Gordon Britton
BMI The Runnymede Hospital,
Mistakes you could make when finding accident claims solicitors covering Walton-On-Thames for your case
If you want to make a personal injury claim, you may be looking to find the most appropriate personal injury solicitors covering Walton-On-Thames to work on your case. When doing this, there may be a lot to consider, as there are many different professionals and law firms to choose from. Not all of these offer the same level of legal services, and it is important to find one that could help you fight for the maximum compensation possible for your claim. While you could search for someone who is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and who is registered in England and Wales, it could be unwise to think that you’ll be able to receive the same level of care from each.
Another error that a lot of people make is hiring a personal injury claims solicitor whose experience falls in another claims area. For example, making a claim for an allergic reaction is very different to making a claim for a road traffic accident. Therefore, it may be wise to look for someone who has handled many similar cases before.
Another mistake you could make when choosing a solicitor could be not checking whether they’d be able to assist with your claim on a no win no fee basis. After all, this could allow you to claim with no legal fees upfront.
Information on making allergic reaction claims with accident claims solicitors covering Walton-On-Thames
We could help people to make claims when they have suffered allergic reactions due to a food establishment failing to provide the correct allergen information. All businesses in the UK selling food are required to state the ingredients that are inside the food item when it comes to 14 specific allergens. However, if they do not give you this information, you could unknowingly consume an allergen. If the food business is at fault, you could claim compensation.
Allergic reactions can differ in their severity considerably. Some people may have a small reaction. However, there have also been cases whereby food poisoning has ended up being fatal. No matter how serious your reaction has been, if the allergic reaction could have been avoided and the company in question is to blame, you could give our friendly team a call today to discuss this further. We will help you to understand whether or not you have a good chance of securing compensation.
Reporting Accidents, Incidents And Diseases – details on the correct way in which an employer should report an accident or injury in the workplace affecting an employee.
Surrey Police’s website – This is the police force covering areas such as Walton-on-Thames. Road traffic accidents should be reported here.
Locate a Court – Accident claims do not usually require court intervention. If yours does, it may be found on this site.
How Much Compensation Can I Claim For A Fractured Or Broken Bone? – Further information on how to claim compensation for a broken or fractured bone injury.
I Was Assaulted At Work – Can I Claim Compensation? – Assaults at work are extremely serious incidents. Find out what steps you should take if you have been deliberately harmed in the workplace. Please read this guide for more information.
Gym Accident Claims Guide – How Much Compensation Can I Claim? – See how to claim compensation for an accident that happened at the gym with the help of personal injury solicitors for Walton-On-Thames.
If you have any questions about working with accident claims solicitors covering Walton-On-Thames, please get in touch.