What can you claim for?
Our Personal Injury team are experienced in handling all manner of claims for example injuries obtained at the work place, slips and trips that were not your fault, road traffic accidents, dog bites, injuries abroad, faulty products causing injuries and much more.
The additional costs you can also include are things like; the cost of any medication purchased, hospital visits, travel expenses as a result of the injury, loss of earnings, and even care or assistance for domestic chores if you are no longer able to do daily tasks.
Our team have a wealth of knowledge in this area and will be able to quickly determine whether you have a valid claim or not.
How much compensation can you receive?
Our Personal Injury specialists have seen compensation amounts range from £850 - £190,000 which is for the injury alone. At Sarah Waddington Solicitors we always ensure we get you the maximum amount of compensation you deserve, so will include any additional expenses you may have faced or still be facing as a result of the injury.
Why should you claim compensation?
If you suffered an injury that was not your fault, there are many reasons why people would decide to fight for compensation. Many look for a sense of justice, their own day to day lives may have been deeply affected by the injuries sustained, which in many cases could have been preventable if the proper health and safety guidelines had been followed.
The service is here to provide you with the compensation you deserve for any pain and suffering you had to endure. This is determined by the Judicial Studies Board.
Why use a firm of Solicitors?
The Law Society say that it is important to seek proper legal representation for your claim. As an SRA regulated firm of Solicitors we can fight on your behalf against even the biggest multi-million pound companies and their extensive legal teams.
It is not uncommon for Insurers or Claims Management Companies to try and settle for compensation amounts lower than we would expect. We would always advise you to use the services of a firm of Solicitors for all types of Personal Injury Claims, so that you can be under no doubt about the representation you have chosen. We will always recover the maximum possible compensation for your injuries and personal circumstances. We have seen, in some of the most serious of cases, over One Million Pounds in compensation, where severe injuries, loss of income, and other expenses were all taken into consideration.
Personal Injury cases are rarely straightforward, there are often multiple parties involved, from medical experts to witnesses and so on. Using an experienced law firm to represent you in some of your most vulnerable circumstances, is always going to give you the best possible outcome. We offer all of our Personal Injury services on a No-Win-No-Fee basis, so even in the unlikely event that your case is unsuccessful at court you will have no costs to pay. We will look after your case from start to finish, no matter what route it takes.
What details will we need from you?
The following information will be used to establish if you have a valid claim, and will allow our team to work out how much compensation you might be entitled to. Don’t worry if you don’t have all of this information to hand when you first speak to us though, you can send this to us later.
Accident date and location
How the accident occurred
Contact details of any witnesses
Injuries suffered and any medical reports you have already obtained
Proof of any expenses or loss of earnings you may have encountered
Any other supporting evidence that you think could help in your claim for example, photographs of the scene.
It is also important to remember that for all types of Personal Injury claims, the limitation date is 3 years. This means that we can only take on personal injury claims that have occurred within the last 3 years. If your accident is close to it’s limitation date we would advise you to get in touch as soon as possible to ensure that the claim can be logged before the limitation date runs out. Speak to one of our team if you are unsure.