Do you Know What Qualifies as a Personal Injury Claim?

Personal Injury claims is such a wide field of expertise that sometimes we can get lost and wonder: What exactly is a Personal Injury Claim and how can it be qualified? Well with this question in mind, we aim to shine some light on a few types of injury claims and what they might entail. Of course this article serves as a short summary so we urge you to please visit the Legit Claims Services page for further details and full descriptions with many different examples.

Additionally you can take a few minutes to use the Legit Claims Calculator to find out how much your claim could be worth. It is as easy as 1 – 2 – 3! Please read more on How to Use the Legit Claims Calculator should you have any trouble.

We would like to add that the goal of Legit Claims is to help you find the right Solicitor to assist you with making your claim. So herewith the types of claims and remember; you’re entitled to make a claim for personal injury compensation if you have sustained injuries as a result of somebody else’s negligence. You could even make a personal injury claim on behalf of a family member who has been injured, for example your child or partner.

Work Accident Claim

Legit Claims Work Accident Claim

Accidents in the workplace do happen and it is not your fault. Employers have a duty of care to their employees to protect them in the workplace and to provide a safe environment for workers.  You are well within your rights to file a claim for an accident at work that was not your fault.

As per the UK Employment law, it is important to remember that an employer cannot dismiss you for making a Work Accident Injury Claim.

Employers have an obligation to insure their companies for this very reason. If you are concerned about losing your job as a result of the claim, then you should speak to one of the solicitors listed with Legit Claims.

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Road Accident Claim

Legit Claims Road Accident Claim

When another party’s negligence causes a road traffic accident, the claim details will depend upon the accident in question.

Road accidents affect those driving as well as other members of the public on UK roads. This includes cyclists and pedestrians as well. Serious damage from traumatic accidents may fall result in neck injuries, back injuries and brain and head injuries.

In most cases, you will make your claim against the negligent party.  For example,  another driver.  You may still make a claim through Motor Insurers Bureau if a negligent driver, who isn’t insured, or who leaves the scene of the accident caused the accident. Motor Insurers Bureau is an independent body funded by the motor insurance industry as a whole.

Trip, Slip and Fall Claim

Legit Claims Slip Trip and Fall Claim

Slips, trips, and fall accidents can be unexpected and cause serious harm. are quite prevalent and are most common in public and workplaces. These kinds of accidents can happen in public or in the workplace and can result in fractures, back injuries, injuries to the head, and in extreme cases, paralysis.

Wet or slippery surfaces are the most common areas for slip occurrences. In public places it is essential that appropriate signs are provided at all times to indicate wet surfaces or maintenance of any sort in an area.

A company or public place such as a mall may be liable for any accidents that occur as a result of not applying the required safety procedures.


Medical Negligence Claim

Legit Claims Medical Negligence Claim

“Duty of Care” is what can be described in the medical profession as the obligation that doctors, nurses and medical staff have towards their patients. This means to you and me that an acceptable (if not professional) level of care must be provided to us at all time. You can pursue a medical negligence case if you were treated less than fairly.

In the event of treatments and surgery, it is further expected of your doctor to explain to you the risks involved in your care. You must be able to consent to such treatments or surgery based on this information and you must know all the risks involved.

Search for a Claims Solicitor immediately if you have experienced medical negligence. In most cases a No Win No Fee agreement will help you make a claim without any upfront legal fees.

Holiday Accident Claim

Legit Claims Holiday Accident Claim

You are entitled to make a compensation claim if your injury was caused by another party’s negligence while you wre on holiday.

Here are some examples of holiday accident claims we may be able to help you claim compensation for:

⦁ Wet flooring or misplaced objects causing a slip, trip or fall

⦁ Food poisoning from a hotel restaurant or buffet

⦁ Illness caused by poor hotel hygiene

⦁ Injuries caused by a substandard or defective rental car

⦁ Sports activity injuries such as skiing or water sports.

Hearing Loss Claim

Legit Claims Hearing Loss Claim

Many different factors can contribute to hearing loss. You may have been in an accident, slipped and fell on your head, or even be exposed to continuous loud noise at your workplace. Hearing loss can also be caused by sudden loud noises. This could lead to temporary hearing loss or permanent deafness and can drastically impact your quality of life.

Typical symptoms and problems may include ringing in the ears (also known as tinnitus), fractured eardrums, bleeding from the ears, balance problems and vertigo. If you have suffered damages and or trauma to the head that affects your hearing you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation.

If you have sustained that has resulted in hearing loss, you can use the Legit Claims Calculator to obtain an estimate of the compensation amount you may be entitled to.