Over the last year or so, some changes to the way in which no win, no fee* personal injury cases are handled have been proposed by the government. The no win, no fee* changes have not yet come into effect but some people who are considering making a personal injury claim for compensation could become concerned that they will affect their case. It is not difficult to see why many people find all the jargon surrounding making a claim for compensation difficult to understand. The following simple, easy to understand information should help.
No win, no fee* changes – an easy explanation
Making a claim for compensation for injuries that you received in an accident that was not your fault does not have to be difficult – whatever no win, no fee* changes are made to the system. All you have to do is to contact experts in this field and let them guide you through the process. Many people turn to a personal injury law firm to help them. The Accident Advice Helpline is a one such company that has been advising people on no win, no fee* changes for 10 years or more. They are backed by TV personality Esther Rantzen. No win, no fee* is a simple concept to understand. Basically, if you do not win the case, you will not be charged any fees. If you win the case, your legal fees can be recovered from the losing side. Any future no win, no fee* changes will be taken on board by the personal injury law firm.
No win, no fee* changes – how it works
The process of making a claim is easy. The friendly, professional advisers at Accident Advice Helpline will talk you through a unique 30 second test. If the test shows that you can make a claim it is still up to you to make the decision to proceed. It does not matter if you have not made a claim immediately after your injury because you have to three years to claim. You will be allocated a personal injury solicitor to work on your case. Accident Advice Helpline has a national network of many legal partners. This means that they can always find just the right lawyer for each case. Your case is likely to be handled over the telephone and it is unlikely that you will have to appear in court. You may have to attend one appointment with a local doctor to have a medical assessment report prepared. Accident Advice Helpline cannot guarantee the exact amount of compensation that you will receive or how long it would take to resolve your case. However, you can be sure that the Accident Advice Helpline lawyers are working hard to get a high level of compensation for you.