No win no fee* is the system that replaced legal aid. It means that if you claim compensation and do not win your case, you do not have to pay any legal fees.
Midsomer Norton is a town near the Mendip Hills with a population of just over 10,000 people.
Coal mining was once a major source of employment but that is no longer the case. However, the print and packaging industry has taken its place and overall employment levels in the area remain very high.
What Sort Of Claims Occur In Midsomer Norton?
Because Midsomer Norton has a lot of businesses, workplace accidents and occupational diseases are common and so, for lawyers dealing on the basis of no win no fee*, Midsomer Norton will generate a lot of work dealing with compensation claims from people who have been injured at work.
How Do You Know Whether You Can Claim?
To be eligible to claim compensation on the basis of no win no fee*, Midsomer Norton residents and visitors must have been injured as a result of an accident that was someone else’s fault.
You can find out whether you have a valid claim by taking the unique 30-second test at Accident Advice Helpline’s website.
How Long Do You Have To Claim?
For most types of claim, you have a period of three years from an accident or incident in which to begin claims proceedings. However, it takes time to prepare a case and so if you want to make a compensation claim on the basis of no win no fee*, Midsomer Norton residents and visitors should take action as soon as possible.
How Much Compensation Can You Claim?
The amount of compensation that you can claim depends on the nature and severity of your injury. You can also claim for any lost wages and any out of pocket expenses that you have incurred.
Who Can Help You To Get All Of The Compensation That You Deserve?
The best way to ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve is to trust the handling of your claim to Accident Advice Helpline, a nationwide company whose lawyers work on the basis of no win no fee* with Midsomer Norton being one of the areas where we have a presence.
Accident Advice Helpline has been helping claimants for over 15 years. Our patron is consumer champion and UK TV personality Esther Rantzen.
How Can You Get In Touch With Us?
It couldn’t be easier to contact Accident Advice Helpline; you can speak to one of our friendly and professional advisers 24 hours a day, seven days a week by calling either of our dedicated help lines. You can call from a landline for free on 0800 689 0500 or call 0333 500 0993 from your mobile.
Most claims can be dealt with by telephone and you will not usually be required to attend court. However, you may be required to attend a medical assessment to determine the level of your injuries.
Date Published: 11th March 2014
Author: David Brown