Personal Injury

Personal injury is a term that means you have suffered an injury, illness or harm as a result of someone else’s negligence. This can be both a psychically or psychological injury.

Types Of Personal Injury Claims

There is a lot of different ways in which an individual may suffer a personal injury. Below are some common examples:

A slip, trip or fall in a public place
Road traffic accident - you could be the driver, cyclist, pedestrian or passenger
Accidents at home
Work place accidents
Common assault
Faulty goods

What Compensation Can You Claim for?

How much compensation you can receive for a personal injury claim depends on the extent of the injury, the level of pain/suffering and how long it takes for you to recover from the injury. The more serious the injury, the larger amount of compensation you can claim.

Below are some areas in which we can claim compensation:

Loss Of Earnings: - As a direct result of injury you may no longer be able to work, or only work at a reduced capacity
Pain And Suffering: - This can be a result of the injury
Payment For treatments: - You may have to seek regular treatment
Changes In Lifestyle: - We can claim compensation if your lifestyle has changed, you may not be able to perform certain activities
Cost Of Home Adaptations: - If you had to adapt your home as a result of the injury, special equipment etc
Psychological Damage: - If you have been affected psychologically as a result of the injury

Time Limits For Personal Injury Claims

If you are wanting to pursue a personal injury claim, this must be done as soon as possible as there are strict time limits on certain types of claims.

In general, most personal injury claims have a time limit of 3 years. This means that the court proceedings must be issued within 3 years of the injury occurring. In certain instances this can be extended, we do recommend speaking with one of our expert personal injury lawyers as soon as possible.

How much does it cost?

We work on a NO win No fee basis. This means you only pay us if we win your case for you. There is no upfront or hidden costs, we are transparent with our process and pricing.

Our Simple Claims Process

Get in Touch
There are many ways you can get in touch with us to start your claim. You can call us, email us, or send us a message via our website.
Review Your Claim
Our expert team of solicitors will review your case and let you know if you have a claim.
Start Claim Process
We will then start acting on your behalf and send a letter of claim to the defendant to start the legal process.
Wait for Your Outcome
We will keep you informed on the progress of your claim and if successful let you know.

Personal Injury Claim

Complete the form today to find out if you have a viable claim and if High Street Solicitors can help you, alternatively feel free to contact us on 0151 243 6700.

We will contact you as soon as possible