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Claiming airline injury compensation   Why claiming airline injury compensation is different to other types of accident claim Airline injury compensation can be claimed under the Montreal Convention. Airline accidents are treated differently to accidents occuring elsewhere and it is very important to understand the key differences. Although it is easier to recover compensation for an airline injury compared to, for instance, a road accident, the limitation period is shorter; being two years rather than the standard three years. Airline injury compensation and the Montreal Convention Accidents that occur...

Electric scooters have become legal. But what happens if you are involved in an e-scooter accident? Electric scooters are now legal on roads in Great Britain, but at the moment (July 2020) the law only permits rental companies to offer electric bikes. Privately owned e-scooters remain prohibited on public roads and cycle ways. Electric scooters are not allowed on pavements and have their speed limited to 15.5 miles per hour. Guidance published by the Department for Transport recommends that riders wear helmets. Riders must...

How much is my bicycle accident worth and what factors will increase the compensation I can claim?   We specialise in recovering compensation for accident victims. So if you have had a bicycle accident and are looking for experienced solicitors to deal with your compensation claim on a No Win, No Fee basis then call us for a free assessment on 0808 139 1606 or email [email protected]   Bicycle accidents Cyclist are extremely vulnerable road users and when accidents occur they can result in very...

Man injured in cycle accident recovers compensation exceeding £40,000   We specialise in cycle accident claims. You can call our legal helpline for a free case assessment and details of no win, no fee funding on 0808 139 1606 or send an email to [email protected]   We recently represented a young man from north Cornwall who sustained multiple injuries in a cycle accident. He was out on his bike when a car driver visiting from Germany pulled out of a side road directly into his path....

We recently recovered compensation for a man who was injured while working in a commercial kitchen. We specialise in recovering compensation for accident victims on a No Win, No Fee basis. Contact us for a free case assessment on 0808 139 1606 or email [email protected] Our client was asked to carry a hog roast. The pig had already been put on the skewer and weighed about 150 lbs. While carrying the hog roast he slipped on some steps leading to the kitchen....

We have recently won a dog bite claim for a woman who was told by a national law firm that her case was unlikely to succeed   Why it pays to go to genuine specialist solicitors for your dog bite claim. Our expert lawyers have a first class track record of succeeding on cases other lawyers have rejected. For details of what we can do for you give us a call on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected]   Mrs E, a keen...

Personal injury lawyer, Elizabeth Duncan, looks at the Rehabilitation Code For the vast majority of our clients who have been injured through no fault of their own, the most important thing is not the compensation, but recovering from the effects of their injuries as fully and quickly as possible. Fortunately the Rehabilitation Code exists to help further that aim. Rehabilitation is obviously important to the injured person who will be desperate to recover, get their old life back and return to work. However...

The victim of a serious HGV accident has praised Slee Blackwell's Elizabeth Duncan who helped him recover a substantial six figure compensation package, calling her an "exceptional" lawyer.   We specialise in accident claims nationwide, working an a No Win, No Fee basis. For a free case assessment call us on 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected]     We have recently recovered substantial compensation for a man who suffered a terrible injury while working as a long distance lorry driver. His job was...

We have recently won £20,000 compensation for a North Devon woman who was knocked over by a dog.   Our award winning team, based in Devon and Somerset, specialise in injury claims involving dogs. If you have been knocked over by a dog then contact us for a free case assessment and details of No Win, No Fee funding. Call freephone 0808 139 1606 or email us at [email protected]   Being knocked over by a dog is more common that many people think. The...

Solicitor James McNally provides a timely update on Covid-19 compensation claims. We can deal with Covid-19 compensation claims on a No Win - No Fee basis. Call our free helpline for a case assessment or email [email protected] Whether an employer can be held legally responsible if an employee contracts Covid-19 is something I have written about before. When I wrote that piece it was simply my initial thoughts on the legal situation as the country went into lockdown. As a lawyer specialising in...