Gloucester Personal Injury Solicitors No Win No Fee
If you are looking for personal injury solicitors in Gloucester, Legal Expert can help. Whether you re based in Gloucester or anywhere else in the UK, Legal Expert should be your first point of call – we can manage your personal injury claim for you and ensure you are well looked after right throughout the process.
Making your personal injury claim
If you are seeking compensation for a personal injury claim, you will be happy to hear that there is plenty of legislation to support you in this. The panel of solicitors Legal Expert can put you in touch with the right legal representation, and our team have years of experience helping clients with their personal injury claims in Gloucester.
If you suffered an injury as the result of an accident, or developed a serious illness because of an accident, such as back problems from consistent heavy lifting, then you can claim financial compensation even if the accident happened years ago. You have three years to make a claim from the date of your accident, or the date that your illness was diagnosed
To make a successful personal injury claim in Gloucester, your personal injury lawyer must be able to show three things:
- They must show you were owed a duty of care by the defendant
- They must show that duty was breached by the defendant
- They must prove that your injury occurred because of this breach
It is important that you begin your personal injury claim as soon as possible so that your no win no fee solicitor in Gloucester can gather useful supporting evidence.
Choosing the best no win, no fee solicitor and why that’s important
Finding the right personal injury lawyer for your need and your situation is vital. Personal injury cases can take months to reach their conclusion. They can take years if the injury or illness sustained is very severe.
While all personal injury solutions are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), customer experience and service levels do differ from firm to firm. Legal Expert can put you in touch with an excellent no win no fee solicitor in Gloucester who can help you get your life back on track.
Reviews for personal injury solicitors in Gloucester
Often, the best way to gauge whether a solicitor is suitable for you is to ring the firm and speak to one directly. However, to narrow down your search you can always look through injury lawyer reviews to give you an idea of service levels and success rates.
Claimants are often left shocked when they see the huge disparities between the levels of success fees and insurance premiums which are charged by different firms who operate on conditional fee agreements.
For more information about the monetary compensation you could claim, get a quote.
Does it matter where the lawyer is located?
You are not restricted to finding a personal injury lawyer in Gloucester; you can choose a lawyer from any firm in the UK if you like the look of their success rates and fees.
The only part of your claim which usually must be performed locally is the medical assessment. This is carried out with a member of our national medical network and can be arranged by Legal Experts at your convenience.
What kinds of claims do you handle?
Legal Expert can help to arrange compensation claims for a range of injuries such as:
Lawyers can litigate compensation claims for illnesses such as siderosis and NIHL.
Medical negligence in Gloucester
Also called clinical negligence, medical negligence refers to a healthcare professional has breached their duty of care and this has resulted in an injury or illness being developed. The panel of specialist lawyers at Legal Experts have managed claims against hospitals in the Gloucester area including Gloucester Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN.
Accidents in the workplace
Legal Expert help people claim compensation for a variety of injuries sustained at work. The following table lists the types of injuries suffered at work:
|Accidents at work in Gloucester Local Authority (RIDAGGR)||2011/12||2012/13||2013/14|
|Electric shock injury||0||0||1|
|Harmful substance related||6||3||3|
|Fall from height||24||22||19|
|Slip, trip, fall same level||97||88||74|
|Struck by moving vehicle||8||4||1|
|Hit by object||29||24||33|
|Trapped by something collapsing||0||1||1|
Slips, trips and falls
Slips are the most common cause of injuries occurring in the workplace. They usually lead to accidents categorised as something else such as striking against something of falling from height. Compensation claims regarding muscle strain because of a slip or trip are also very common in Gloucester, as are trips in a public place.
Serious injuries can have a huge impact on a claimant’s life and Legal Experts understand this. A successful claim can help ease the financial burden and reduce stress and pressure on the injured party.
If you have sustained an injury in a road accident, you can rely on the expert panel of Legal Expert solicitors to manage your compensation claim to completion.
Unfortunately, road traffic accidents in Gloucester are relatively common with 851 accidents reported in 2016. From those accidents, 1165 casualties were treated with 279 of those being serious injuries or fatalities.
Gloucester no win no fee lawyers
With a no win, no fee agreement, claimants are protected from having to pay any fees if their claim for compensation is unsuccessful.
Does the claimant have to pay any fees at all?
While some firms out there will charge legal fees even if you are not successful in your claim, Legal Expert lawyers operate on a 100% no win, no fee policy. If your case is unsuccessful you will not have to pay us a penny. Ready more about our no win, no fee policy here.
How to go ahead
If you are ready to begin your claim for compensation with a personal injury lawyer in Gloucester, or whether you are simply looking for more information and answers to further questions; Legal Expert are here to help.
Gathering more information
Knowing which step to take next depends heavily on being armed with the right knowledge. Do your research before making your final decision on your solicitor.
The internet is a goldmine of information on compensation claims and you can read our frequently asked questions here.
Start an injury claim
Once you know your next step and want to go ahead with your compensation claim, you can call Legal Expert on 0800 073 8804 or visit us at LegalExpert.co.uk and use our contact form.
If you would like to discuss your case with a dedicated lawyer before making any firm decisions, you can request a call back.
Here are some useful contacts which you may find helpful when collecting evidence for your personal injury claim in Gloucester.
Gloucester Police Station
Barton Street Police Station, 223 Barton Street, Gloucester, GL1 4HT.
Gloucester Crown Court
18G Berkeley Street, Gloucester GL1 2JB.
Gloucester Royal Hospital
Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN.
0300 422 2222