What can you make Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claims for?
A Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim is one that is made via a legal firm, such as Accident Advice Helpline and is a way of obtaining financial compensation, usually for a personal injury that you have suffered.
In order to be able to make a Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim you must have been injured in some way as a result of the actions of someone else. Whoever is liable or responsible for your accident, and therefore your injuries, will be the person against whom a claim is made.
As a result, there are a large number of things that you can make a Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim for. You could make a claim if you have been injured in a road traffic accident which was someone else’s fault, or perhaps if you have been hit by a vehicle or even a bicycle.
You can also make a Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim against an employer if you have been injured at work, or as a result of an incident that has taken place within the work environment. You may have left your employment some time ago but just discovered that you have been diagnosed with an industrial disease. In this case, a Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim can also be made against the person ultimately responsible. However, industrial disease claims do tend to be slightly more complex, so we use our specialist solicitors to assist with such cases.
How long does a claim take?
The length of time needed to successfully complete a Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claim will vary depending on the nature of your claim. Some instances the claim is quite straight forward. However, in other circumstances it may be that responsibility is being disputed and therefore further investigation and evidence needs to be taken into consideration. These are all things that your Accident Advice Helpline solicitors will handle for you.
Even in the most straight forward of cases claims still take a degree of time as it is important that all the relevant information is gathered. As part of the Reigate and Banstead ‘no win, no fee*’ claims process your solicitor will arrange for you to be seen by an independent medical expert who will assess your injuries. This is usually done up to six months after your injury to ascertain whether you have fully recovered or not. From this assessment it is possible to discover how much financial compensation you might be entitled to.
To get an idea of how much this might be, based solely on your injury type, then you can take our 30 second test for yourself. If you require more information you can always give us a call free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.
Date Published: 18th November 2014
Author: David Brown