Injury claim solicitors in Thurso
If you live in Thurso or the surrounding area you probably don’t suffer from breathing problems caused by atmospheric pollution as it is a beautiful part of Scotland. However, even in the most idyllic place, accidents can happen. In Thurso perhaps there are accidents which occur on boats or you might fall over a broken pavement and fracture your leg in several places.
If you suffer a personal injury or are diagnosed with a work-related medical condition, you may have grounds for a personal injury compensation claim, as long as the accident or medical condition was not your fault. You might have slipped on a deck because a net or other piece of equipment had not been stowed away as it should have been. If this is the case you have grounds for pursuing a personal injury claim.
If you live in Thurso you might look for injury claim solicitors in Thurso in your local phone directory, however you may not find any listed, in which case you could try typing injury claim solicitors in Thurso into the search box on your computer. Again you may not come up with any experienced injury claim solicitors in Thurso based.
If this is the case, don’t think that any solicitor will do! You wouldn’t go into a butcher’s to buy cheese, would you? Equally you shouldn’t expect a solicitor who mainly deals with wills and property law to represent you in a personal injury case. You need a solicitor who has experience of winning cases for clients who have suffered a personal injury.
Many accidents occur in the workplace which can be blamed on the negligence of the employer. Machinery should be maintained regularly and if it is faulty and results in an injury then you have grounds for a personal injury claim against your employer. There are Health and Safety at Work regulations that must be followed by employees and employers. You have to be able to prove negligence on the part of your employer to win a personal injury compensation case.
You might have a work-related medical condition, such as repetitive strain injury or a work-related upper limb disorder from doing repetitive actions during the course of your working day.
There are so many types of personal injury that you can claim compensation for that one article cannot cover them all.
Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline is a law firm with a legal team of experts in the field of personal injury compensation claims. We operate all over the UK and if you visit our website, you can take the thirty second test which will show if you qualify for claiming compensation. If you phone 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 your call will be dealt with promptly and with courtesy.
Date Published: 30th May 2013
Author: David Brown