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Were you injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault? Jefferies Solicitors are here to help you
Hull, is a port city in Yorkshire. In 2017, Hull was named the UK’s City of Culture and with popular tourist attractions like the Old Town and the Museum Quarter, Hull attracts many new visitors and residents each year. However, just like any place in the world, there is always the possibility that you could be injured while in the city. If you have been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be able to claim compensation.
With over 25 years of experience, Jefferies Solicitors have helped numerous clients throughout the UK claim the compensation they deserve. We have helped clients with gaining compensation relating to many different types of accidents, such as dental negligence, accidents at work and accidents in public places like supermarkets.
Our expert team deal with various different types of cases throughout the Hull area, such as:
Accident At Work Claims
If you have suffered an accident at work due to the negligence of your employer or another employee, then you deserve to claim compensation. It is important to remember that your employer has a duty of care enforceable by law to ensure your safety in the workplace, no matter what industry you work in.
There are specific government regulations and guidelines that apply to different industries, such as the provision of personal protective equipment where necessary. Therefore, it is important that your employer is aware of the guidelines for your industries and it is important that they then follow these guidelines.
To find out more visit our accidents at work claims page.
Clinical Negligence Claims
All medical practitioners, whether they are GPs or plastic surgeons, have a duty of care towards their patients. Medical. There are many different things which come under the umbrella term of medical negligence, such as misdiagnosis, poor advice or unsafe practices being performed during surgery. No matter the scenario, if you were impacted negatively due to a medical practitioners’ actions, you could be able to claim compensation.
To find out more information about clinical negligence and your specific scenario, visit our clinical negligence page.
Road Traffic Accidents
In 2016, there were 809 road traffic accidents reported in Hull which resulted in 998 casualties. If you or a loved one has been impacted by a road traffic accident – whether as a passenger, pedestrian, driver or a cyclist – you may be able to claim compensation. Compensation can be important in helping to ease the financial burden that often occurs when trying to recover from the injuries caused by a serious accident.
Visit our Road Traffic Accident Claims page for more information.
Accidents In A Public Place
Accidents can also happen randomly while you are out in a public place, whether that is a supermarket or a concert venue. If you have been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault that occurred in a public place, you may be able to claim compensation as a result. If you have suffered an accident that was not your fault while in a public place, you could be entitled to claim compensation for your injuries.
For more information about specific types of public place accident claims visit our accidents in a public place page.
What Happens After I Contact Jefferies Solicitors?
Our experts at Jefferies Solicitors will take some initial details about your case to assess whether you have a valid claim. All initial consultation regarding your claim is free, so even if we do not decide to take on your case or you decide to go with a different law firm you will not be charged.
There is a limited of time within which claims can be made, usually three years, so it is important that you get in touch with a legal team as soon as you decide you want to make a claim. As long as the accident or incident was not your fault but due to the negligence actions of another party, you should have a valid claim.
It is important that you keep any evidence relating to your case safe. For example, if you took photos of the accident scene, kept a journal where you detailed your accident/injuries or have medical records relating to your injuries, these pieces of information can become crucial in winning your case. No matter how insignificant you might think a piece of information is, it could be very valuable when applied to your case.
Jefferies Solicitors offer a ‘No Win No Fee’ service which means that if we do not win your case then you will not be charged fees for using our services. We understand that money can be a barrier for making a claim, therefore we want to ensure that anyone who deserves compensation can get it without fearing a financial loss.
Call our specialists on 0800 342 3206 or fill out our online form to arrange a no-obligation confidential conversation about your accident.
How Much Compensation Can I Get?
Every accident and injury is unique and therefore compensation is decided on a case by case basis. The extent of your injuries is the most important factor in determining how much compensation you will be owed.
However, compensation also takes into account any financial losses that you might have suffered as a result of your injuries, such as a loss of earnings due to being unable to return to work. Your injuries will be assessed by doctors who are local to you in Hull.
Our compensation calculator will give you an indication of how much you might be entitled to based upon your injuries. Jefferies Solicitors will take these different details relating to your injury into account when calculating how much compensation you should be awarded, which will then be put forward to the opposing side and the judge.
Contact Jefferies Solicitors Today
We help people make successful claims for compensation.
“I would definitely recommend this solicitors. They handled the case with respect and was very prompt with answers. We had no stress along the way only good manners keeping us in the loop. I’m very satisfied with every step of the way.” Tim from Birmingham
Our experts at Jefferies Solicitors are well experienced in dealing with a range of different case types. We understand how traumatic sustaining an injury can be and so we want to make the process of claiming compensation as stress-free as possible. No matter exactly where you are located throughout Hull, we can help process your case.
To learn more and to discuss your potential claim in confidence, contact our team on 0800 342 3206. Alternatively, complete our online contact form to arrange an initial no-obligation telephone consultation with a member of our expert team.