Personal injury is the physical injury or illness inflicted on an individual. If this has been caused by someone else's negligence it may be possible to claim compensation from those responsible.
Personal injury can occur at any time and in any situation. From road traffic accidents to slip and trips, to accidents in the workplace; to name a few.
If you have suffered from a personal injury that was not your fault, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation by acquiring our Personal Injury Solicitor in Birmingham UK.
At Aman Solicitors Advocates, we are here to help you every step of the way. The standard time limit for claiming compensation is three years from the date of accident/perceived injury. The three year limit applies either from: The date of the incident which caused your injury or illness The date you became aware of an illness which was caused by your work (e.g. illnesses caused by exposure to asbestos for instance can take decades to develop) The date of your loved ones death.
Our areas of expertise include::
- RTA (Road Traffic Accident Claim)
- Slips & Trips
- Accident at Work
- Criminal Injury Compensation Authority (CICA)
- Industrial disease
- Accidents and Claims abroad
RTA (Road Traffic Accident) Claims
If you or a loved one has been involved in a road traffic accident, our Personal Injury Solicitor could help you get the compensation, rehabilitation and support you deserve. Each year we help thousands of people to claim following a road accident, and we could help you too.
In most cases, you must start your claim within three years of the accident and we advise you to contact us as soon as possible.
There are some exceptions to this three-year time limit e.g. claims involving children or people without the mental capacity.
The time it takes for Road Accident Claim depends on a range of factors, including the severity of your injuries and the complexity of the case. Some simple cases may settle in a few months, whereas more complex cases will take longer.
We can also assist in out of pocket expenses; including travel costs i.e. having to travel to hospital, prescription, medication and physiotherapy charges.
Slip & Trips Claims
Slip & Trips Measures Include:
- Risk assessments
- Appropriate footwear
- Maintaining a tidy workplace
- Cleaning up/signposting spillages
- Slip & Trips include:
- Tripping on a uneven pavement
- Slipping accidents
- Falling down stairs because of defective handrails or uneven surfaces
- Falling from a raised height, such as a ramp or walkway
Accident at Work Claims:
You may be able to make an accident at work claim to our Personal Injury Solicitor, if you've been injured as a result of health and safety procedures not being followed.
In some instances you may even be able to claim if you caused the accident, for instance if your injuries were made worse because of a piece of faulty equipment. It may also be possible to claim if a workplace accident made an existing injury or condition worse.
Employer responsibility to avoid Accident at Work.
Below are the responsibilities that can be preserved by the employer to avoid accident at work according to the Personal Injury Solicitor in UK.
- Make sure you're properly trained
- Provide you with suitable work and personal protective equipment
- Undertake risk assessments
- Manage business activities to minimize risks to your health and safety
- Provide safe working systems
Our dedicated team will work hard to get you the compensation you deserve. Your settlement can help pay for private medical care and any time you've had to take off work. The standard time limit for starting a workplace accident claim is three years from the date you were injured.