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Making an Animal Related Injury Claim

If you are one of those who have been bitten, injured or assaulted by any animal such as dog and as a result have got physical damages and harm, you are certainly privileged legally to claim compensation for the loss from the owner of the pet.   

Vast majority of animal related accident take place when someone is cycling, walking or touching and cuddling them. When you get hurt because of animal attack, you do not have to fulfil any sort of criteria or obligation for making an animal related injury claim. You can claim via criminal injuries compensation scheme or against the insurance institution of the pet owner.

If you have been injured in an animal related accident recently or some time in the past especially within last couple of years, in that case you are certainly liable for making animal related injury claim. It is feasible to hire a skilled and proficient accident or personal injury solicitor in order that you can attain as much compensation amount as you can from the responsible party for settling down and recovering all your losses and expenses happened due to the animal related accident.    

Most of the animal related accident claims are associated with “No Win No Fee” deal. This often includes the solicitor will ask for the fees only if the claim is properly compensated with an agreeable monetary outcome for the injured party. If the compensation claim is difficult to settle, the lawyer will usually expect payment depending on the outcome of the compensation case. However, before the possible failure of the case, the injured party must be given a projected price so that the lawyer for making an animal related injury claim can settle whether they want to carry on the case or not.

Apart, if the case gets success the lawyer makes sure that no deductions are made from the amount compensated besides their fees. Nevertheless, the solicitor will require to be acquainted with the details associated with the accident such as the injuries happened due to the accident and the things including loss of wages, mobility or loss of employment to make the claim. All such things are required so that the layer can offer the other party all the information and then determine whether they are responsible.

In case the other party decides that they are not liable, the lawyer can check up the legitimacy of the case of the client and provide a risk evaluation as to whether going to the court will advantageous or not.

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Pedestrian Fall from Bicycle
Miss H was knocked off her bicycle when her front tyre struck a loose paving stone jutting into the road. She sustained a head injury causing severe short term memory loss and mood swings. After 2 years her original Solicitors withdrew from the case as they believed her claim had less than a 50% chance of succeeding. Miss H contacted Cooks who agreed to represent her on a No win No fee basis.

Within 18 months the matter was resolved and Miss H received a settlement cheque of £300,000.00. She told us
"Thank you Cooks for believing in me and my claim. My Solicitor was always available to me and happy to explain each step of the process. The only surprise was how much you managed to obtain for me without the need to go to trial. I will tell all my friends about your great service."
Miss H from London