Fatal Accident Claims

We specialise in helping families of fatal accidents claim the compensation they deserve

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    Fatal Accident Claims

    When someone you love dies in an accident that wasn’t their fault, it can feel as if your world has ended too. An unexpected death can leave partners and dependents in financial turmoil, but, with help from The Compensation Experts, you can focus on dealing with your bereavement without having to worry about where you will get the money for funeral arrangements and day to day living expenses from.

    We work with skilled personal injury lawyers who understand that your future is in their hands. If you can claim compensation for the fatal accident of a loved one, then we will do everything we can to get you the amount you may be entitled to.

    Types of Fatal Injury Claims

    Fatal injury claims can arise from any incident where it was not the victim’s fault, or only partially to blame. Examples can include:

    • Sporting accidents and horse riding accidents
    • Motor vehicle accidents, including being a passenger and a pedestrian
    • Industrial accidents
    • Medical accidents, including for elective surgery

    In order to make a successful fatal accident claim, you need to be a dependent of the deceased or acting on behalf of their estate. For example, a spouse or partner can make a claim, as can an executor of the victim’s estate on behalf of their beneficiaries.

    In a case study, a fatal injury claim was brought about by the husband of a woman who suffered severe depression. His wife was hospitalised during one such episode and, despite being a known risk to herself, was insufficiently monitored and able to leave the facility. This then gave her the opportunity to take her life by jumping in front of a train. Her husband’s lawyers successfully argued that had she received adequate medical care, her death would not have resulted as it did.

    How to Claim Compensation for a Fatal Injury

    We appreciate that seeking legal advice after the death of a loved one may the last thing you feel like doing. However, the earlier you speak to The Compensation Experts, the sooner we can help you obtain the compensation you may be entitled to.

    Firstly, our knowledgeable advisors will find out about the circumstances of the accident. This is so they can determine whether your claim has a strong chance of being successful. We work with a select group of experienced personal injury lawyers and will refer you to the one who we feel will best suit your requirements. Making a fatal injury claim can take six months or longer, so we want to ensure you are comfortable with your choice of lawyer.

    The majority of our clients choose our conditional fee structure, which is usually referred to as No Win No Fee*. Not only does this remove the necessity for you to stretch yourself financially to pay legal fees upfront, but it also removes the risk associated with having to pay legal fees should your claim not be successful. *conditions apply

    The Compensation Experts has a team of advisors who are happy to provide you with a free, no-obligation consultation at a time that suits you. Contact us today.

    *Conditions may apply

    • No Win No Fee *conditions apply
    • Maximum Compensation
    • Speedy Response

    Need some help?

    Am I eligible?

    If you have been harmed physically in the last 3 years, due to someone else’s negligence, the short answer is yes.

    Exceptions to this are for instance industrial disease or if you were a child at the time of the accident. In this case you may have a longer period to claim.

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    How much could I claim?

    As every injury is different, the amount of compensation paid out can differ case to case. Varying factors lead to the final figure. These include: extent of your injuries, loss of earnings, future losses and more.

    Our dedicated team of experts will give you an indication of how much you could potentially claim for.

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    How does the process work?

    We understand that when making a claim it’s important to know what to expect and when to expect it. That’s why we make the process as transparent & clear as possible.

    Your solicitor will gather all the evidence and will notify the negligent party that you wish to begin claim proceedings. With your solicitor negotiating on your behalf, you will be keep up to date every step of the way.

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    Why should you use us?

    No Win No Fee*

    We assess all claims on a No Win No Fee basis, then we can determine how successful a claim is likely to be. This service is 100% free.
    We assess each claim on its merits with the information you provide. This then helps us determine its likely success rate. *conditions apply

    Expert Advisors

    Our dedicated panel are experts in securing compensation no matter the injury.
    Our panel personal injury solicitors are committed to securing the best possible outcome for you while providing expert support every step of the way.

    Personal Dedicated Team

    Each client has their own Personal Injury solicitors who will work on the case from start to finish. They will also be there every step of the way. You will have a direct phone number and direct email address of the solicitors.

    Expert fatal accident claims experts working for you

    We specialise in helping victims of injury claim the compensation they deserve.

    We work on a No Win No Fee* basis, so if we don’t win your case you don’t pay! Once you make contact, our experienced team will work to recover the maximum compensation you are entitled to. *conditions apply

    Whether you are ready to make a fatal accident claim, or you would just like a free conversation with a legal professional, we have trained advisors on hand to give you all the information you need. Take the first step to getting what you deserve by filling in our quick contact form and we will call you back whenever suits you.

    • No Win No Fee *conditions apply
    • Maximum Compensation
    • Speedy Response