Bournemouth Personal Injury Solicitors No Win No Fee Claims Guide
Wherever you based in the UK, be that Bournemouth or anywhere else, Legal expert can help you to find personal injury solicitors in Bournemouth to help you manage your claim.
Beginning a personal injury claim
For those people who are looking to seek compensation there is considerable legislation in place, Legal Expert can help you find the right legal professionals to help you with your case. We have many years of experience within the industry and will listen carefully to all the details of your case before finding you the most appropriate solicitor for your claim.
In order to win a Bournemouth personal injury case, your solicitor will need to be able to demonstrate the following:
- The Defendant owed you a duty of care
- This duty of care was breached by the defendant
- Because of this breach of care you suffered an injury or an illness
The sooner you can get it touch with a No Win No Fee solicitors in Bournemouth to begin your claim the better. Personal injury cases have a three-year time limit which begins from the day that your accident occurred, or the date of a diagnosis if the date of your accident cannot be identified. The sooner you begin your claim the easier it will be for your solicitor to collect any evidence that they need to help support your claim.
How to select the best No win No fee personal injury solicitor for you
The first step that you need to take with any type of compensation claim is to choose a lawyer who has experience of your claim type. Whilst it is true that all solicitors in the UK are regulated under the Solicitors Regulation Authority not all solicitors operate to the same standards, so it is important to take care when choosing the most appropriate legal representation.
Reviews of injury lawyers in Bournemouth
There really is no substitute for making contact with a solicitor in order to discuss your case in person, but before you make the call it is worth checking some online reviews from previous clients. This will give you some idea of the type of services on offer.
There can be a considerable level of difference between success fees and insurance premiums that firms working on Conditional Fee Agreements may charge to their claimants and this can be a real surprise.
As an example, for an injured person who is awarded compensation of £93,956 for severe leg injuries the amount of compensation they might retain could range from £56,373 to £79,862.
Does the location of your solicitor matter?
As a claimant you are not limited to local firms and can chose your solicitor for a number of different reason for example you may make your decision based on the success fee that they charge.
The only part of your personal injury claim that should need to be performed locally to you is a medical. Your legal representative should be able to help you arrange this. Representatives close to this area include,
Derwent Ward (Access via West Wing),
Royal Bournemouth Hospital,
Castle Lane East,
What compensation claims can you deal with?
At Legal Expert we can assist with a variety of different claims in Bournemouth. These are a few ideas of the more common types of compensation claims that we handle:
From NIHL to siderosis, litigators will be able to assist you with compensation claims for all types of industrial illnesses.
Medical negligence cases in Bournemouth
More commonly referred to as clinical negligence, this type of negligence deals with occasions where a health professional has been responsible for a breach in the duty of care. At Legal Expert we can connect you with a specialist panel of lawyers cover the Bournemouth area and have been able to help claimants with a variety of claims that have been brought against infirmaries and hospitals including Royal Bournemouth Hospital.
Accidents in the workplace
Whether you work in an office or outdoors, at Legal Expert, we have assisted claimants with all manner of injury compensation claims. The statistics in the table below show work injury statistics for Bournemouth over several years following the RIDDOR regulations from the HSE:
|Workplace accidents in this Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Other types of accident||37||36||26|
|Caused by machinery||3||3||2|
|Related to an explosion||n/a||1||n/a|
|Exposure to a harmful substance||8||0||2|
|Falling from a height||13||10||13|
|Slip and/ or fall on the same level||78||54||60|
|Struck by a moving vehicle||5||n/a||2|
|Struck by an object||30||13||13|
|Trapped by something collapsing||0||2||1|
Slip, trip and fall accidents
According to recorded figures slips, trips and falls are the single most common cause of accidents that can lead to injuries in the workplace. Typically slips, trips and falls may lead to further accidents that fall into another category such as an object falling and hitting you, becoming trapped by something or even drowning accidents at the swimming pool. Injuries like strained muscles that can be experienced as a result of a spillage, together with trips in the street are both quite common types of public liability legal claims.
At Legal Expert, we understand the impact that making a successful claim can have on you day to day living, we believe in making sure that you are compensated for all of the costs incurred as a result of your injury, as well as for the pain and suffering you have endured.
Road accidents in Bournemouth
We have a panel of no win no fee solicitors in Bournemouth who have many years of dealing with personal injury claims and negotiating the best compensation payouts for claimants who have been injured in an accident involving a car or motorbike in Bournemouth.
Accidents that involved cars, motorcycles or any other type of vehicle are all too commons. Official statistics for Bournemouth reveal that during the period 2005 – 2009 the average number of accident per year that resulted in casualties was 1830, of which 271 resulted in fatalities or serious injuries. The figures for 2016 show that the number had dropped to 1336, however the number of fatalities and serious injuries which had dropped to 245 had not dropped by the same percentage.
Bournemouth No Win, No Fee Lawyers
Using a No Win, No Fee solicitors in Bournemouth, will give you a good degree of financial protection. If you case is successful then you will need to pay fees, but if your claim is not settled then you will not owe a penny.
Will the Claimant have to pay any fees?
There are some firms that may charge you extra if they do not win your case, however a Legal Expert injury lawyer works on a No Win, No Fee basis, this is 100% assured. If you want to know more about our no win no fee service, please read our guide.
How to proceed
When you feel that you are ready to begin your claim, or if you feel that you would like some further information about making a personal injury compensation claim, Legal Expert are here to help.
Get more information
Having the right information can help you make the most appropriate decisions with regards to your claim. At Legal Expert, we can put you in touch with the right personal injury solicitors in Bournemouth. Our website contains a number of guides that you may find useful, and that may offer you some helpful advice to assist with your claim; these guides includes information on a number of different types of accidents and injuries as well as information on how no win no fee claims work. If there is some information in particular that you are looking for please do not hesitate to contact us.
There are a number of different ways you can get in touch with us here at Legal Expert. While on our website, you can either request a call back or you can use the online contact form to send us a secure message. You will notice that we also offer a liver chat facility too. If none of these suit you, you can either call us– we are open seven days a week – or you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as quickly as possible.
Start an injury claim
As soon as you are ready to begin your claim, just get in touch with us. We can be contacted via the online contact form on our website, or by using the live chat facility. If, however you would like to speak to someone in person then we can be contacted by telephone on 0800 073 8804, we are open seven days a week.
If you wish to discuss your options with a solicitor who deal with personal injury claims before you make the decision to precede, then please get in touch to request a call back.
Helpful contacts in Bournemouth
If you have been injured as a result of an accident in the Bournemouth area, then there are some useful organisations that you may need to contact in addition to seeking advice regarding accident claims from a personal injury solicitor. These contact details can be found below:
5 Maderia Road,
Tel: 01202 222222
British Transport Police
Central Railway Station,
Tel: 023 8065 4030
Bournmouth Crown Court
Courts of Justice,
Tel: 01202 502800
Royal Bournemouth Hospital,
Castle Lane East,
Tel. 01202 303626