Taking action by bringing a personal injury compensation claim can help ease a stressful situation
‘If you’ve been a victim of an accident that wasn’t your fault, we’ll do everything to help you get the compensation you’re entitled to’
Being injured is bad enough, without the knowledge that it’s someone else’s fault. This can add to your physical suffering because of the distress caused to you and your family by the accident. We can inform you on how to claim compensation for personal injury and are proud to help many people with personal injury claims and compensation that can go some way towards making things better.
We can help with your personal injury claims and compensation
The effects of personal injury can be life-changing for some. A successful personal injury compensation claim can often help improve not only your quality of life, but also that of your family.
Our personal injury claims solicitors specialise in dealing with all forms of personal injury, such as:
- Accidents and illness at work
Severe work accidents can be life-changing. Compensation may seem the way forward, but employers will do their utmost to shift the blame to avoid paying any compensation. Find out more.
- Clinical negligence
If you or a member of your family has suffered as a result of medical negligence, whether in hospital or the community, then you may be looking to consult a specialist clinical negligence solicitor for advice on your options. Find out more.
- Road traffic accidents
No matter whether your injury seems minor or is severe, it’s very likely to affect your life. Our personal injury claims solicitors can help you look to the future so you can have the best quality of life possible. Find out more.
- Industrial diseases
Your occupation or your workplace may have exposed you to risk of diseases such as asbestos related lung cancer or mesothelioma. We can help you find out how to claim for personal injury in this instance – Find out more here.
We deal with many other situations for personal injury claims and compensation and treat all claims individually with an understanding and compassionate approach. We’ll represent you a no win – no fee agreement and make sure you get the best compensation.
“What the team is known for: Somerset-based practice that comes recommended for its focus on spinal cord and brain injuries. Also offers niche expertise in areas such as fatal accidents and animal cases. Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “They are all very approachable and friendly, and I think that’s the culture that exists throughout the firm. They are a close-knit team.” “They have that mentality of looking after the client first as opposed to their own interests. They always do what’s best for the client.” Notable practitioners: Stuart Brazington (Band 1) offers particular expertise in serious spinal cord and brain injury cases. According to one interviewee, he “knows his cases extremely well” and “has good judgement about which points are likely to be important.” Mark Hambleton (Associate to watch) covers a broad range of personal injury matters, including animal cases, sports injuries and motorcycle accidents. Sources describe him as “always very impressive” and note that he’s “very good with clients.”” Chambers 2017 Somerset
“What the team is known for: Outstanding personal injury practice adept at handling an impressive breadth of claims, including equine matters, industrial disease cases and cycling accidents. Notable expertise in chronic pain and fatal accident cases, as well as offering significant experience in catastrophic injury claims. Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients): “They were all empathetic but businesslike, and this formed absolutely the right mixture. Their advice was delivered to me in exactly the right way.” “They were brilliant and supportive.” Work highlights Acted for a professional jockey in a claim arising from a racing accident in Australia that resulted in complete paraplegia. The case was partially tried at the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Advised the widow of a man killed by a bullock, bringing precedent-setting liability claims under the Animals Act. Notable practitioners: Ian Carrier (Band 1) offers extensive expertise in catastrophic injuries, with a particular focus on spinal and brain claims. Impressed clients describe him as “very experienced and knowledgeable,” and note that he “has a genuine interest in you as a person.” He is also praised for his creative approach to complex cases. Tracy Norris-Evans (Band 1) draws on a wealth of experience in severe injury claims, including paediatric cases and those involving complex neurological issues. She frequently acts as a trustee in high-value settlements. According to one impressed source, Helen Childs (Band 2) was “absolutely superb from the outset” and had “phenomenal attention to detail.” She is held in high regard for her focus on major asbestos-related claims.” Chambers 2017 Oxford and Surrounds
“Royds Withy King sits on the panels for the United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum and Headway. Department head Louise Hart handles amputation, orthopaedic injuries, chronic pain, PTSD and facial injury matters. Stuart Brazington is also recommended.” Legal 500 2016 South West
“Royds Withy King, Tracy Norris-Evans is renowned for brain injury and paediatric work, and ‘shrewd lawyer and tactician’ Richard Brooks specialises in claims involving animals. Also recommended are Ian Carrier, who is adept in spinal injury claims; and Helen Childs, who leads the industrial diseases practice.” Legal 500 2016 South East