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.
No Win No Fee in Minehead
Minehead is a coastal town in Somerset with a population of around 12,000 people.
The town has a Butlins Holiday Park which increases the population by several thousand tourists during the summer. Tourism has been a part of Minehead’s economy since Victorian times.
There is also a Farmers’ Market every Friday with a wide range of local produce which attracts people to the town.
What Sort of Claims Occur in Minehead?
Because Minehead sees a lot of tourists and visitors each year, for lawyers dealing on the basis of no win no fee, Minehead will generate a lot of work dealing with compensation claims for slips, trips and falls. Compensation claims following road traffic accidents are also common because people are not familiar with the local road layouts.
How Do You Know Whether You Can Claim?
To be eligible to claim compensation on the basis of no win no fee, Minehead 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?
You usually have three years to start your claim. 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, Minehead 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 other out of pocket expenses.
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, Minehead being one of the areas where we have a presence.
Accident Advice Helpline has been fighting the corner of personal injury 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.