If you need to make an Injury Claim in Peebles against a professional person, it will probably be their professional indemnity insurance that settles the claim
Doctors, dentists, opticians, nurses, carers and surgeons to name but a few, are professional people. If they are self-employed, they will have their own professional indemnity cover, which also has to cover anyone acting on their behalf, such as the nurse at the doctors’ surgery. If they are employed, they will probably be covered by their employers indemnity insurance – whichever they are. If they make a mistake or are negligent in some way while dealing with your health, you may be able to make an Injury Claim in Peebles.
Professional indemnity insurances covers professional people who receive an Injury Claim in Peebles against them, in the course of their profession
Most professional bodies insist or encourage their members to have professional indemnity insurance. Such organisations as The General Medical Council, The College of Optometrists and The General Dental Council are examples of these.
We are luckier than most
We are very lucky in the UK as our medical professionals are more highly trained than in a lot of other countries. However, they are all human and from time to time, mistakes are made. If this happens to you, you may be able to make an Injury Claim in Peebles. The sorts of things that can happen are:
- Delay in diagnosis
- Laser eye surgery going wrong and affecting your sight
- Wrong teeth pulled or drill slips and cuts your face
- Wrong limb amputated
A misdiagnosis of an illness can have serious consequences, and cause untold anxiety and stress to the patient. If this happens to you, it may be time to make an Injury Claim in Peebles.
Dealing with the providers of professional indemnity insurance
We all know how hard it can be to deal with insurance companies. Horrid, complicated forms and questions asked in such a way there could be ten ways of interpreting the information they want. Worst of all, they often have a condescending attitude that says we are right, you are wrong, and nothing will convince them otherwise. Well not quite – Accident Advice Helpline will deal with their forms, answer their questions and show them you are right to make your Injury Claim in Peebles.
We have been dealing with personal injury compensation claims for over 14 years and have helped many thousands of claimants obtain the compensation to which they were entitled.
We have an online compensation calculator that will take just 30 seconds to let you know if you qualify to make a claim, and if you do it will give you an indication of the amount you can expect to be awarded.
Or you can speak to one of our friendly advisors on our helpline number, 0800 180 4123. You will find them professional, compassionate and full of the information you need to make your personal injury compensation claim, which you will need no money to start as we operate on a No Win No Fee* basis.
Date Published: 7th September 2013