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    Have you been seriously injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault? Do you suffer from an illness caused by an unsafe working environment or an asbestos-related disease? If so, we can help.
    If you’ve been seriously injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault or suffer from an illness caused by an unsafe working environment, including asbestos-related disease, you may be eligible for compensation.
    In addition to securing compensation for your pain, suffering and disability, you may be able to claim for:
    • Medical and other expenses
    • Past and future loss of wages
    • Loss of earning capacity
    • Care costs
    • Mobility expenses
    • Aids and adaptations
    • Loss of pension
    The amount you could be awarded will depend on the nature and severity of your injury and every case is different. Our team of personal injury solicitors in Hull has over 30 years’ experience in this field and can help. We will offer you a free, no obligation, initial consultation, to discuss your case.
    Don’t worry if your injury or illness makes it too difficult for you to visit us; we will come and see you at home or in hospital. We will give you our honest opinion as to whether you have a claim and what it might be worth, and we will advise you on the next steps.
    You don’t even need to worry about high legal fees because we conduct all our work on a No Win No Fee basis, which means there is no financial risk to you if your claim is unsuccessful*.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666 to speak with one of our Hull-based experts.
    *Subject to complying with the terms of the No Win No Fee agreement.

    Serious road traffic accidents

    Many of us will, at some point in our lives, be involved in a road traffic accident whether as a driver or passenger. The good news is that the majority of us will not be severely injured as a result.
    However, if you have been seriously hurt and it wasn’t your fault, you could be eligible
    for compensation for your injuries and for the financial losses you have suffered.
    You don’t have to use the solicitors recommended by your insurance company, so don’t let them push you into anything. What’s best for them might not necessarily be right for you.
    If you have had a serious road accident: Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Accidents at work

    More accidents happen at work than anywhere else. Sadly, many people who have been injured feel reluctant to make a compensation claim against their employer for fear of the possible repercussions. In reality there is little to worry about.
    Employers are obliged by law to have Employers’ Liability Insurance and in most instances the case is handled directly by the employer’s insurance company, with little involvement from the employer themselves. Victimisation is extremely rare, but should this happen, further legal action can be taken against your employer if they discriminate against you simply because you are pursuing a legitimate compensation claim.
    If you have suffered a serious accident at work: Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Accidents in public places

    Unfortunately, it is all too common for accidents to occur when you are out and about in privately-owned supermarkets, restaurants, shops, bars, gyms, as well as in council properties, public parks or on the street. Local authorities, or private owners and occupiers of buildings and areas open to the public have a duty of care, and must ensure that they are in a safe condition to prevent injury to members of the public.
    If you have had a serious accident in a public place: Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Mesothelioma

    Mesothelioma is a form of terminal cancer caused by exposure to asbestos dust. It is a cancer most commonly of the lining of the lung (pleura) but could also develop in the lining of the abdomen (peritoneum).
    Mesothelioma can be caused by very little exposure to asbestos. After initial exposure there is a long latency period before the onset of symptomatic mesothelioma. This latency period is usually between 20 and 50 years.
    Sufferers of mesothelioma require the very best legal representation as this is a specialised area of the law. We have over 30 years’ experience in handling such claims, so truly understand the emotional and financial issues that you and your family face after diagnosis. We will deal with your case sensitively, quickly and effectively.
    Whilst we understand that a monetary award will never be enough to compensate loss of life, we will strive to obtain the maximum compensation to assist you and secure your family’s future.
    Do not worry if the company you worked for is no longer operating. We hold an extensive and unique database of information about which insurer covered which business and who is currently liable. We can help to trace witnesses and have access to a wide range of specialist safety consultants.
    There are no legal costs to pay with a mesothelioma claim. Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Asbestos lung cancer

    Exposure to asbestos is known to cause a number of long-term and life-threatening diseases and there is a strong link between exposure to asbestos and lung cancer.
    Asbestos-related lung cancer forms within the lungs and symptoms may include a persistent cough, trouble breathing, chest pain, tiredness and frequent lung infections.
    If you have developed asbestos lung cancer due to exposure to asbestos dust, whether as a member of the public or at work, you may be entitled to seek compensation. Our expert team is here to help you at this difficult time.
    Do not worry if the company you worked for is no longer operating. We hold an extensive and unique database of information about which insurer insured which business and who is currently liable. We can help to trace witnesses and have access to a wide range of specialist safety consultants.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Asbestosis

    Asbestosis is the formation of fibrous or scar tissue in the lung itself. This is caused by inhalation of excessive amounts of asbestos fibres. Many people working in the shipping or building industries have developed asbestosis, particularly those who worked with or in the vicinity of asbestos lagging and insulation.
    Symptoms associated with this include pain and discomfort when breathing, a dry cough and breathlessness. More often than not the development of symptoms will increase over the years and people often mistakenly associated the symptoms with old age rather than the disease itself. Asbestosis often gets worse with time and sadly there is no cure for it.
    If you have developed asbestosis as a result of working with asbestos, our expert team can help you get the compensation you deserve. Do not worry if the company you worked for is no longer operating. We hold an extensive and unique database of information about which insurer covered which business and who is currently liable. We can help to trace witnesses and have access to a wide range of specialist safety consultants.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Pleural thickening

    Pleural thickening occurs when asbestos fibres accumulate in or around the pleura, causing damage and thickening of the lining of the lung. Pleural thickening can be associated with breathlessness and can sometimes cause chest pain.
    If you have developed pleural thickening due to exposure to asbestos dust, you may be entitled to seek compensation. Our expert team is here to talk to you.
    Do not worry if the company you worked for is no longer operating. We hold an extensive and unique database of information about which insurer covered which business and who is currently liable. We can help to trace witnesses and have access to a wide range of specialist safety consultants.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Respiratory Disease

    There are many different respiratory conditions that can develop as a result of prolonged exposure to things such as dust, fumes and gases within the workplace.
    These include conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, occupational asthma, silicosis and solvent exposure. Symptoms include coughing, shortness of breath, chest pain and tightness, abnormal breathing and even lung cancer. If you suffer from a work-related respiratory disease, we can help.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Dermatitis

    Dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin caused by contact with skin irritants or skin sensitizers. The condition can occur immediately after contact with a strong irritant, or after a prolonged period of contact with weaker irritants.
    The industries within which dermatitis is most prevalent include food / catering, engineering, printing, cleaning, farming and healthcare.
    Symptoms include redness, scaling/flaking, blistering, weeping, cracking and swelling of the skin. These can be very irritating and painful. If you have work-related dermatitis, we can help you to secure the compensation you deserve.
    Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS)

    HAVS is caused by exposure to vibration at work, generally from use of hand-held power tools.
    HAVS affects the blood vessels, nerves, joints and muscles in the hands, arms and wrists of the person concerned and symptoms can become disabling if ignored.
    Early symptoms of this condition include tingling or numbness in the fingers, a cold sensation in the fingers, aching in the wrists and muscles and white fingers. Symptoms can progress to permanent numbness and problems picking up or using small objects and pain and discomfort, particularly in cold weather.
    If you suffer from these symptoms, we are here to help. Call us today on: 01482 326666

    Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI)

    Repetitive Strain Injury is a term used to describe a pain felt in muscles, nerves and tendons caused by doing a particular activity repeatedly or for long periods of time.
    The condition usually affects the upper body. Recognised conditions include tendonitis, frozen shoulder, carpal tunnel syndrome and tennis elbow.
    The types of work within which RSIs are most common are factory manufacturing and production lines, and office work. Symptoms include stiffness, pain, weakness in the affected area and cramp.
    If you have suffered a repetitive strain injury, we can help to secure compensation. Call us today on: 01482 326666
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