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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."

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    Compensation claim in Port Talbot

    How medical negligence solicitors can help you with your compensation claim

    A compensation claim can be made if a medical practitioner such as a doctor or nurse has made a surgical error, misdiagnosis of your illness or given you the wrong treatment or the incorrect amount of drugs. This kind of compensation claim is referred to as medical negligence and is very serious, especially if it has caused damaging after effects.

    It could be that you have had general problems relating to medical negligence or more serious effects. In these cases you will need a specialised negligence solicitor to handle your case. Accident Advice Helpline can provide you with a solicitor to deal with your compensation claim in Port Talbot and there are various steps to handling your query.

    Collect information

    The medical negligence solicitor will gather information regarding your case, including evidence and witnesses, so that they can take your compensation claim in Port Talbot to the next stage. The information you will provide will have to be as precise as possible to give you the best chance of a successful outcome. You should also tell them the time and place of the incident, and be as accurate with your information as you can.

    Contact the relevant party

    When all the information regarding your case has been collected, the solicitor will make contact with the relevant party, which may be a company or an individual. They may have to speak to them via their own solicitor. The solicitor will be specialised in the area in question and will have enough experience to give you the best possible chance of a positive outcome.

    Reach a conclusion

    Your medical negligence solicitor will bring the case to an end, although the time period of this can vary depending on the third party and their willingness to admit liability. If the outcome is unsuccessful, you won’t have to pay a penny out, which is part of the no win no fee obligation. You can’t lose if you make your compensation claim in Port Talbot, as no matter what conclusion is reached, you won’t be left out of pocket. The conclusion will be reached as amicably as possible so that you have complete peace of mind.

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    Process a compensation claim in Port Talbot

    If you are eligible for a successful compensation claim in Port Talbot, your solicitor will start the process to get your payout to you. The levels of compensation are variable and will depend on whether the third party is an individual or a company. It will also depend on the type of case and seriousness of the accident or injury. The solicitor will keep you updated about your case at all times, so you are not left wondering what is happening with it.

    Accident Advice Helpline provide 24/7 advice and support and our solicitors are highly trained and experienced in dealing with individual cases. They will do their best to bring your case to a successful outcome and will provide ongoing support.

    Call us today on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile to get started on your claim.

    Date Published: 28th July 2013

    Author: David Brown

    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.

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