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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Accident in Dumfries and Galloway


    Who is the best personal injury firm to help you after an accident in Dumfries and Galloway? In this article we will attempt to provide the answer.

    Who we are

    Now, as the sharper eyed among you may have noticed, this blog is part of Accident Advice Helpline – a law firm which provides advice, support and practical help in pressing a claim through the courts. Over the years we have helped thousands of people claim the compensation they deserve all over the country which means we are also there for people who have been in an accident in Dumfries and Galloway.

    As such, if you have been in an accident you will find that we are one of the firms competing for your custom. So, when we ask who is the best law firm for you in this situation, you might expect this blog to argue very strongly that it is us. However, that is not the purpose of this article – all we are going to do is to give you the information which you should bear in mind so you can make your own decision.

    Finding a law firm after an accident in Dumfries and Galloway

    One thing that people might not tell you is that there is no single answer to which law firm will help after an accident that was someone else’s fault because they are all different. Some will specialise in certain areas of personal injury law while others will focus elsewhere. Therefore the first thing you should always check is that the firm you are looking at specialises in your particular type of personal injury claim. If they do not, then there is a very good chance that they might not be the right firm for your needs.

    Make sure you understand costs

    The one thing to be careful about is that, whether you like it or not, the chances are you will have to pay for your legal services at some point. There is no legal aid available for people who want to make personal injury claims, which means any claim represents a significant financial risk.

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    Some firms mitigate this by offering the chance to take out claims insurance which will protect you against any loss, but the money can take some time to come through. Therefore, a much better option is to choose someone who works on the basis of no-win, no-fee. This can reduce the risks of making a claim and ensures that if you do not win you will not have to pay any solicitors’ fees.

    What we do

    Accident Advice Helpline was set up in 2000 to help people all over the country make claims. Our nationwide and local outlook means that no matter what happens we are the number one option for anyone who wants help after an accident in Dumfries and Galloway.

    Call us to find out more about how we can help on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Date Published: 27th August 2017

    Author: Jan Newell

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

    Disclaimer: This website contains content contributed by third parties, therefore any opinions, comments or other information expressed on this site that do not relate to the business of AAHDL or its associated companies should be understood as neither being held or endorsed by this business.

    No-Win No-Fee: *Subject to insurance costs. Fee payable if case not pursued at client's request.