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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

    Claim for a ladder accident


    When you have been injured at work while using a ladder, one of the things that you want to do is to find the right solicitor to help you.  But how do you find someone that is going to be good for your case? There are a lot of solicitors who would be glad to take you on, but you have to find the one that is going to give you the best chance. So here are some tips that you want to use when you are looking for a solicitor to help you claim for a ladder accident.

    Hire a solicitor with experience in your kind of case when trying to claim for a ladder accident

    When you are going to be making a claim against someone for a work related accident you want to hire a solicitor who deals mainly with accidents at work to ensure that you get someone who is skilled with that kind of case. If you hire someone who is just a general solicitor with injuries or you hire someone who specialises in another type of injury case, you may not get the results that you are looking for so that you are successful in winning your case.

    Choose a solicitor that you’re comfortable with

    One of the things that you should be able to do is talk with your solicitor freely. If you meet with a solicitor and you don’t feel comfortable talking to them, it’s a good idea to look for someone else. You may even have to interview a few solicitors before you find the one that will be right for you. After all, you are hiring them for a job. Most employers don’t choose the first person who walks into their business as their new employee. You shouldn’t do that either.

    Hire a solicitor who comes recommended

    Before you make a final decision about the solicitor that you want to hire, it’s a good idea to do some fact checking about them. See what other people have said about them and how well they did with their own cases. If you don’t take the time to find out what other people think about them, you may have an unpleasant surprise waiting for you after your case. You want to know exactly how they work and what their track record is. After all you don’t want to choose a solicitor who is constantly losing their cases.

    If you want some help with finding a solicitor for you, at Accident Advice Helpline we’ve helped a lot of people by matching them up with the right solicitor. Call us anytime on 0800 689 0500 and we can help you with finding the right person for your case.

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    Date Published: 29th August 2013

    Author: sharon.hendricks

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