Do you need to make a ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim because of an out-of-hours doctor?
If you fall ill or you suffer an injury, you may attempt to contact your local Doctor’s surgery in order to make an appointment. Providing you call within business hours, there is a good chance that they will be able to provide you with an appointment on the same day. However, if you’re injured or fall ill outside of working hours, you may need to rely on the services of an out-of-hours doctor.
Designed to ensure that people can access medical help at any time, the out-of-hours system will dispatch medical professionals to people in need of assistance. Of course, if your symptoms are life-threatening or very serious, you may simply need to call the emergency services, rather than waiting for a GP to arrive.
Generally, doctors offering an out-of-hours service are held to the same account as doctors who see patients in their surgery. If they fail to act or they misdiagnose you and you suffer as a result, you could go on to make a ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim against them.
Often, when people need to make a clinical negligence ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim, they have been fairly unwell. If you haven’t received the correct medical care, you may have suffered unnecessary and it may take some time until you feel able to start your ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey claim.
If you have been hurt or injured because clinical negligence but you haven’t made a ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey claim, it may not be too late. As long as the incident occurred within the last three years, it should be possible for you start a claim and obtain compensation.
If you have never made a ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim before, you may have questions about the claims process. If you would like to access free no obligation advice regarding your claim, you can contact Accident Advice Helpline at any time. Unlike some other law firms, we don’t charge costly upfront fees merely for answering your questions. This means that you’ll be able to find out anything you need to know about the claims process without incurring any fees at all!
If you’re concerned about how to pay for your ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim, you needn’t be. We process all our claims on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis so you won’t need to pay any upfront fees in order to make a claim with us.
If you want to find out more about how to make your ‘no win, no fee’ East Lindsey compensation claim, why not get in touch? Simply call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile and we’ll do everything we can to help.
Date Published: 22nd November 2014