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Making a UK Injury Compensation Claim
Anyone making a UK injury compensation claim in the UK injury will be left under no illusion that there is no shortage of solicitors willing to help them pursue their case.
Adverts appear on the television throughout the evening with legal practices offering their services.
Injury compensation claim lawyers also advertise in newspapers and magazines and have even enlisted the aid of the telemarketers to contact people they hope will require their skills.
Many of these companies make a virtue of their fact their services are based on what is known a “no win no fee basis.”
With a no win no fee deal, people seeking to make a compensation claim in the UK are spared the fear of possible crippling legal costs. If the case is lost, the client owes his solicitor nothing. If the claim is successful the solicitor will earn a percentage of the compensation pay out, or he will claim his fees from the other side.
One important factor in making a compensation claim in the UK is proving that someone else is liable.
Should somebody suffer personal injury, injury at work or in a road traffic accident, the claimant must be able to prove that someone else was responsible for the injuries either through their negligence or criminal action.
Obviously, if someone is making a compensation claim because of injury, a visit to the doctor is essential. The medical report could make all the difference between the case being won or lost.
While the doctor or specialist can help provide the medical evidence which hopefully will lead to a successful compensation claim, a good lawyer is also vital before the case goes to court and also during the hearing.
As well as enlisting help from the medical and legal professions, any claimant, where possible, should also try and take the names and addresses of any witnesses to the incident which led to injury.
Making a UK injury compensation claim can be complicated and long winded affair but a good solicitor will advise the claimant on the chances of him winning the case.
He will also act as his advocate in court and counter any defence by the party the claim is being made against.
The use of a good solicitor as well as proof that someone else is liable for injuries suffered, should help the claimant win his UK injury compensation claim.
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