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Unfortunately, people have accidents. As a result, they suffer injuries in all types of different situations. Our personal injury solicitors are here to help them claim financial compensation.
You may be in an accident when you’re out in your car, walking along the pavement, working, shopping or at home. You can also suffer a personal injury in hospital. In some circumstances when you are undergoing medical treatment.
Life changing accidents caused by someone else can and do happen. Yet, more often than not they should not happen. Our specialist personal injury lawyers are here to help you claim compensation.
If you feel that someone else is at fault for your injury or illness choose Tinsdills. We can provide you with trusted legal advice to claim the compensation you deserve.
What Types Of Personal Injury Claims Do We Handle?
Some of the most common types of personal injury claims we help people with include:
- Serious injury (for instance, spinal, amputation, head and brain injuries)
- Road traffic accidents
- Work accidents
- Industrial diseases
- Fatal accidents
- Accidents in public places
Would Could You Recover Compensation For?
- The personal injury itself – including long term pain and suffering.
- The development of a disease such as industrial deafness. asbestosis, mesothelioma, noise induced hearing loss, vibration white finger or repetitive strain injury.
- Any financial losses caused e.g. loss of earnings.
- Other expenses, e.g. car hire, travel expenses, damaged belongings or clothing, cost of care.
Our Expertise In Personal Injury Claims
We have teams of injury solicitors who are specialists in handling compensation cases. They cover personal injuries and diseases of all types.
We will explain to you in clear and simple terms the requirements in making a personal injury claim. We may also be able to arrange rehabilitation for you at no cost to you to speed up your recovery.
You can view our track record in dealing with personal injury cases. We have many personal injury case studies online here.
Our law firm is a member of the Spinal Injuries Association and Headway Panels of solicitors. Our firm is also accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
Our pledge to you:
We have put together a pledge that outlines our commitments to you. You can be sure of no hidden costs or surprises when making a claim.
Certainty is something that our clients value, so we will:
- Provide honest advice and support throughout the duration of your claim
- Ensure that you wont have to sign a credit agreement
- Fund insurance for your case – this means that if you lose you will not have to pay any costs
- Pay for upfront costs such as medical reports or other expert reports
Personal Injury Claims - More Information
What is considered to be a personal injury?
A personal injury is any injury that you suffer as a result of an accident that is someone else’s fault.
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What are the time limits for making a personal injury claim?
For most claims it is three years from the date of your accident but for some accidents such as those at sea it is less.
If you are a child then you have until your 21st birthday to make a claim. Contact us if you have any questions about this.
How long does a personal injury claim take to settle?
This can depend on a number of factors but here at Tinsdills we will progress your claim as quickly as possible so that you receive the treatment and compensation that you deserve.
How can I fund my personal injury claim?
The vast majority of personal injury claims are funded with a no win no fee agreement (conditional fee agreement) but other funding methods are available such as potentially using insurance that you already have and paying us privately.
What can compensation be paid for?
The pain and suffering that you have endured as a result of the injuries caused by someone else.
You can also claim for any treatment that your medical expert recommends to help your recovery and any other losses suffered such as loss of earnings, and any policy excess and vehicle repair costs in road traffic accidents.
Are personal injury claims taxable?
No, although any compensation received may affect any benefits that you receive and therefore you should speak with one of our specialist members of staff and they can advise on whether this is likely to affect you.
Can you take over from my current solicitors?
We may be able to take over from your current solicitors.
Please give us a call on 01782 652300 to speak to one of our specialist advisors to see how we may be able to assist you.
The Process Of Making A Claim
Make contact with one of our injury specialists within the client services team who will take the details of your claim and gather initial photographic evidence of the scene / injuries from you to see if we can help you with your claim.
If you claim is accepted, we will arrange for you to sign the required paperwork to commence your claim.
Once all paper work has been signed and received, we will contact you as we need additional information to help support your claim.
The majority of claims must be logged on our online portal, which can assist in the settlement of straightforward personal injury claims.
Generally, claims that remain within the portal will conclude significantly quicker than claims that fall outside the portal.