Locating personal injury solicitors in Preston is quite difficult, Aston Brooke is just a few miles away. We will help you claim damages for pain, suffering, and loss of amenity. Personal injury lawyers will also help you claim for other losses and expenses, for example your policy excess, the pre-accident value of your vehicle, loss of earnings and the cost of treatment. Here are a few aspects covered by Aston brooke under personal injury.
Road Traffic Accidents
Road traffic accidents are the most common cause for personal injury claims in Preston. Whether you are the driver of a vehicle, a passenger, a cyclist, a motorcyclist or a pedestrian, you may be entitled to claim compensation. Road traffic accidents occur in many locations and not just on public highways. Our personal injury solicitors will help you with all aspects of your claim no matter where you were injured. If you are looking for specialist health care lawyers in Preston, look no further, we are just a few miles away.
Our personal injury solicitors deal with cases related to road traffic accidents and in all levels and types of injuries and cases, including: –
|1. Whiplash and soft tissue injuries|
2. FracturesBrain and spinal injuries
3. Claims on behalf of minors (children)
4. Claims made by passengers on public and private transport
5. Claims involving uninsured victims and drivers
|1. Claims involving foreign vehicles|
2. Injuries of the utmost severity to motorcyclists
3. Injuries involving pedestrians
4. Injuries caused by defective vehicles
5. Injuries involving cyclists
Accidents at Work
Accidents are more common at work than many people realise. In addition to occurring in the most obvious and more publicised areas, such as in the construction industry, they can occur on the shop floor or in the office or in any work environment. Examples include tripping over items in an office, falling from a height and lifting.
It is the employer’s duty to provide a safe working environment and safe working conditions. Any failure in performing this duty can put you and/or your colleagues at risk. Employers also have to perform the duty of carrying out risk assessments and keeping the risk of accidents to a minimum. In addition to this, employers must provide appropriate personal protective equipment.
Any breach of negligence or statutory duty by an employer can lead to a claim if an accident follows. If you feel that you may have suffered a workplace accident then please contact us now, for free, no obligation advice.
If our personal injury solicitors believe that your claim has a reasonable prospect of success, then they will handle it under a No Win, No Fee Agreement.
If the claim is successful, then you will be entitled to claim general damages for pain, suffering and loss of amenity (the extent to which your life has been affected by the accident). Our personal injury solicitors in London will also help you claim damages for items such as loss of earnings, the costs of treatment and damaged clothing.
Trips and Slips
If you have slipped in a shop or other public place or tripped on an uneven surface or broken pavement, you may be able to claim compensation for any injuries suffered. These types of accidents are common and can result in injuries ranging from sprained ankles to serious head injuries.
Those responsible for public places owe a duty of care to take reasonable steps to make sure that the public is reasonably safe when visiting public areas. The same rules apply to local councils, supermarkets, restaurants and shops.
Employers also owe specific duties to employees to prevent slipping and tripping accidents at work.
You may be able to make a compensation claim for injuries sustained through a trip or fall.
If we believe that your claim has reasonable prospects, we will handle your personal injury claims in Preston under a No Win, No Fee Agreement.
There are various types of industrial diseases for which a claim can be made, including:-
- Vibration White Finger or Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, commonly caused by exposure to vibratory tools in the workplace
- Noise-Induced Hearing Loss where there is exposure to a noisy environment in the workplace
- Asbestos-Related Disease
- Repetitive Strain Injury or Work-Related Upper Limb Disorders, caused where the work processes lead to a repetitive strain on the upper limbs
- Occupational Asthma
If you feel that you may be suffering from any of the above due to the nature of your job, contact us for a free no-obligation assessment.
It is important to remember that you have 3 years from when you had reasonable grounds for bringing a claim in which to commence Court Proceedings, otherwise, the claim is likely to be statute-barred. The Court does have the discretion to extend that period, but this cannot be guaranteed.
If we believe that your claim has reasonable prospects, our personal injury lawyer in London will handle your claim under a No Win, No Fee Agreement.
Cosmetic surgery has become vastly popular over recent years with over 70,000 men and women spending over £200 million each year on cosmetic procedures to improve their appearance.
Nevertheless, with cosmetic surgeons being less regulated than NHS and private surgeons under medical law, there are also a vast amount of scenarios of cosmetic surgery having gone wrong. These include:
- Unexpected scarring following operations: this can include face-lifts, liposuction, brow lifts, hair replacements, chemical peels and breast augmentation.
- Infections following surgery
- Injury to the accessory nerve after a face lift operation
- Problems with eye sight following laser eye surgery
Should you feel that you are a victim of cosmetic surgery having gone wrong due to the negligence of the surgeon involved, please contact our personal injury lawyer in London to discuss a compensation claim.
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Here’s how you can reach our Harrow Office!
We are a 3-minute walk from St Anns Shopping centre. As you come out of the shopping centre and into Harrow town centre turn right and keep walking down and we will be on your right-hand side. There will be a glass door which will say 1-9 St Anns Road on top in black writing. Please press the keypad and our receptionist will open the door as we are on the first floor.
If you are planning to drive the closest parking will be available in St Anns or St George’s shopping centre.
If you are taking the Underground the closest station to Aston Brooke Solicitors in Harrow on the Hill Station which is on the Metropolitan line. It is a 5-minute walk from us. The quickest route is through St Anns shopping centre.
If you are planning to take the bus you can take any bus that stops at Harrow on the Hill bus station. This is a large bus station and there are many buses that stop here. This is right next to Harrow on the Hill train station and again it is a 5-minute walk to us through St Anns shopping centre.