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Personal Injury Law

For those of you who are living in the U.K, it is a must to know about personal injury law rules and regulations. In the U.K the personal injury solicitors are the legal members of the Law Society panel and they deal with the compensation claim cases on the No Win No Fee policy. The accident victim who is making the claim will need not pay even a pound for the case and will get the compensation amount as well.

According to the statistical reports in U.K approximately two million people get injured in accidents which were caused due to someone else’s negligence and carelessness. These accidents may include road accidents, supermarket accidents, footpath accidents, workplace accidents and many more. The government has made special laws for the innocent victims who got hurt in these accidents. The legal system ensures that they get a quick and fair justice as soon as possible. The financial aid will help the victims to recover and pay for the medical expenses and it also acts as a source of the earnings they lost during the recovery period.

If you are claiming for a compensation for your personal injury, you will thus need to prove that you had absolutely no fault in it and it was caused by somebody else’s negligence. If you suffered an injury at the workplace, you must inform your employer about it and make sure that you record your statement in the company record book. The recorded statement should include the reason and details of the injury. In this way your compensation claim case will get stronger. When you are using some service provided by someone else, it is the legal duty of that person or company to ensure your safety. If they fail to do so they are liable to face the consequences such as paying for your compensation claim.

The other party will also try to defend itself and try to put the blame on you, in order to escape form the compensation claim. In such cases it is also your duty to collect enough evidence and proof which will support your case. Some of the instant actions which you must take if possible are to take pictures of the accident location, try to gather witnesses who are ion your favour and collect their addresses and telephone numbers. You must also consult a doctor as soon as possible and take a medical report which states about your injury. Keep all medical bills safely as well. The most important point is to register your case within a period of three years. Once you have taken care of all these personal injury law and its aspects, you will definitely be able to win your compensation claim.

Accident at work
Mr G is a fitness instructor, using military style training techniques. His employers insisted that he cover 4 lessons per day covering at least 14 miles whilst carrying army packs and wearing marching boots. As a result of his excessive workload he suffered an injury to his hip which required surgery and prevented him from participating in contact sports.Within a year of being instructed Cooks settled his claim for £11,500. Mr G commented:
"an extremely professional service, who utilized every avenue to enhance my claim. Thank you very much"
Mr G from North Yorks

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Examples of Compensation Awards for Injury Claims*
Serious Back Injury
Wrist Injury
Serious Neck Injury
Serious Hand Injury
Ankle Injury
Serious Knee Injury
Serious Head Injury

*damages for loss of earnings and other losses and expenses are commonly paid in addition to the injury award and will vary in each case