Personal injury claims

“I would have no hesitation recommending the firm.”

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If you want to make a compensation claim for an injury that was not your fault, our specialist personal injury lawyers are dedicated to securing you compensation.

How we can help

We appreciate that you have already suffered as a result of your injury, so we understand the need to make your compensation claim hassle-free and to secure the compensation you are entitled to as soon as possible.

You may need financial support immediately to help cover the costs of loss of earnings and medical expenses, or to find someone to help arrange your rehabilitation. 

So we promise to make the process as straightforward as possible. All you need to do is tell us what happened, provide any evidence you have and let our personal injury lawyers do the rest.

Legal action must begin within three years of the date that you sustained your personal injury, or the date on which you had knowledge that you had been injured.

Our expertise

Examples of successful compensation claims that our leading personal injury team have won for our clients include:

As a major law firm, we are members of the following affiliations and accredited by a number of national organisations, detailed below, so you can be sure that you will receive the most appropriate expert advice from our team. 

Affiliations and specialist partners

If you want to know more about the process of making a claim or how you would fund a claim, please see both links or call us to speak to a solicitor.

Essential Information

To help support our clients through the claims process we've produced a simple guide available for free to help cut through the legal jargon. If you would like to know more about potential funding options or our fees you can read that here too.

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Proposal to reform soft tissue injury claims process for accident victims

Oliver Jeffcott, solicitor at BL Claims, said: "The proposal to reform the soft tissue injury process is another example of the government riding roughshod over the rights of injured people."

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – The Vibration Puzzle

There is a long established association between vibration exposure and carpal tunnel syndrome.

£1.4million settlement reached for long-term damage to ankle

Miss A had an accident which resulted in a severe fracture dislocation of her left ankle. Despite several operations, she developed a severely painful and arthritic ankle which affected her ability to work.

Damages awarded to man with serious chest injury

Mr Healy was a carpenter and groundworker in Luton who suffered a road traffic accident in June 2011. He sustained soft tissue injuries to his lumbar and cervical spine, as well as a fracture to his sternum.

Exposure to Asbestos dust

Our experts have a lot of experience helping people who's health has been affected by asbestos. In this case Mr Y was exposed to asbestos after working on a ship as an electrician. Here is an overview of the case and the result