Injury and accident claims2022-04-29T10:43:53+00:00

Injury and Accident Solicitors

More Than Half a Century’s Experience Specialists in Complex and High Value Cases
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Experienced Injury and Accident Solicitors

Accidents happen. But sometimes, the injury, distress and upset that goes with a slip, trip or fall could have been easily avoided. If an injury or accident wasn’t your fault, you might be entitled to make a compensation claim. OGR Stock Denton’s accident solicitors can help you get the compensation you deserve 

50 Years Of Experience

For over 50 years, our personal injury claims specialists have been serving the people of London and the southeast. Our mission is to provide everyone with simple, clear, and practical advice when making injury and accident claims. With a reputation for outstanding service, reliability and honesty, we’ve helped thousands of people get the compensation they deserve. We aim to give you and your loved ones total peace of mind at what can be a challenging time.

To make an appointment to discuss any aspect of Dispute Resolution please email or phone 020 8349 0321.

Guiding you through
Injury and Accident Claims

Guiding you through
Injury and Accident Claims

Types Of Claim

Claims we are able to assist include:

  • Catastrophic injuries
  • Disaster claims
  • Repetitive Strain Injury [RSI] and Work-Related Upper Limb Disorders
  • Workplace accidents
  • Road traffic accidents
  • Motorbike accident claims
  • Trips and slips
  • Product liability
  • Accidents abroad

The firm is accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) and our team includes specialists accredited by APIL and the Law Society.

Need Guidance?

We have also forged close relationships with credible expert witnesses to assist us in building a comprehensive picture of your accident. This helps to improve your chances of obtaining a successful result and recover maximum compensation.

If you need guidance we can offer an initial, no charge, face-to-face consultation to discuss the merits of your case and a potential compensation claim. We give a clear commitment to provide an honest opinion about the likelihood of your claim being successful and what steps you should take next.

Where appropriate we will work on a no-win, no-fee basis.

For advice on our full range of personal injury services please contact us today.

Our Legal Team

What Do We Mean By A Personal Injury Claim?

A personal injury claim is a claim for compensation resulting from an accident. The critical element is that the accident results from someone else’s actions or a lack of due care (particularly in the workplace). A personal injury claim is a process of claiming monetary recompense to cover the trauma of your injury (both mental and physical). It can also cover any resulting care required, such as physiotherapy or long-term care, and other financial losses such as loss of earning potential.

The nature of the claim will entirely depend on the type of injury you’ve sustained. It will also depend on the accident itself.

What Is ‘No Win No Fee’?

Many accident compensation claims experts offer a ‘no win, no fee’ service. This means that if you don’t win your case, you won’t get charged legal fees. If you do win, your personal injury solicitor will take a percentage of the compensation awarded by the court.

Your fees will only be deducted when the compensation amount is paid out, so you’re never out of pocket. You won’t be charged any upfront costs. You may be asked to arrange insurance before proceeding to cover any potential financial losses.

How Do I Know If I Can Make A Claim?

The first thing to do is to talk to an expert. At OGR Stock Denton, we are here to talk to you about every aspect of making a claim. We will listen to your side of the story and tell you honestly if we think you have a case. We’ll then take you through each step of the process and keep you involved at every point.

The Process Explained

There are five steps to making a personal injury claim. We will be right there with you at every step to guide you through the process.

1. Initial assessment

If you’ve had an accident that wasn’t your fault, the first thing to do (once you’ve received the medical attention you need) is talk to one of our team. They’ll explain your options to you and allow you to decide in your own time whether you want to pursue the matter.

2. Collecting the evidence and consulting your legal advisor

During the consultation period, your injury claims expert will look at all the evidence. They’ll examine medical reports, witness statements and police reports (if relevant). They may arrange for further assessments to determine the nature and extent of your injuries. They’ll also assess the longer-lasting effects, including whether you need additional treatment or long-term care.

3. Submitting the claim

Once all the information is collated, your solicitor will submit the claim for compensation to the other party (the defendant). This sets the formal process in motion.

4. Negotiating the claim

At this point, the defendant may accept liability for the accident. There will then be a series of negotiations between your solicitor and the defendant’s legal team to arrange compensation. If they deny responsibility, the case will progress to a court hearing. This is rare but can happen, especially in more complex medical negligence cases.

5. Settling the claim

Once the claim is settled, you’ll receive your compensation. Your legal fees will be taken from the final amount. If you lose your case and have taken a ‘no win, no fee’ option, you’ll pay nothing.

How Long Does All This Take?

It depends on the case. Complex cases can take months or even years to resolve, especially if the defendant denies responsibility for the accident. However, more straightforward cases should progress quickly. The most important thing is to seek legal advice as soon as possible. Remember, you only have a limited amount of time from the date of the accident to put in a compensation claim.

Why Do I Need a Compensation Solicitor?

From accidents at work and medical negligence to collisions on the road, accidents cause both physical and mental trauma. Every accident is different, so at OGR Stock Denton, our injury claims specialists never adopt a ‘one size fits all’ approach. We treat every case on its merits, ensuring that you always feel like a human being and never just a number.

Your accident claims solicitor will be with you at every step of your journey. Once you initiate a claim, we’ll guide you through the process, giving you the advice you need to achieve a successful outcome.

How You Can Help Us

While our solicitors can tackle the legal aspects of an accident at work claim or compensation for a road accident, we need you to be a part of the process, and we want you to feel involved throughout. We’ll ask you to help us with gathering information on the accident and liaising with your medical team and primary care providers, working together towards a solution. From medical records to at-the-scene pictures, even a single remembered detail could make all the difference to the outcome of a personal injury claim.

Who Can Claim?

Anyone can claim compensation if they’ve had an accident that they believe resulted from someone else’s negligence. You can claim if:

  • Your accident happened within three years of the start of your claim.
  • You are a legal guardian or parent of a child under the age of 18.
  • You are a parent or legal guardian of an individual who cannot make a claim for themselves through limited mental capacity.

What Can You Claim For?

Road traffic accidents – One of the most common injury claims is road traffic accidents. Whether you’ve been involved in a car crash, a motorcycle accident, or are a cyclist or a pedestrian, our traffic accident solicitors can help.

Accidents in the public domain – A slip on a wet floor, a trip over a broken inspection cover, or a fall on a public stairway or escalator: if your accident could have been prevented, we’ll help you get the compensation you deserve.

Accidents at work – The workplace should be a safe environment for everyone. If you have been injured due to poor practice or a failure of your employer’s duty of care, you may be entitled to compensation. Workplace accidents include everything from burns and exposure to chemicals to falls from height.

Public liability – If you’ve been injured due to a poor quality product (for example, a burn from a substandard electrical product), our product liability solicitors may be able to help you make a claim.

Should I Make A Personal Injury Claim?

You have every right to make a personal injury compensation claim if you’ve been injured. At OGR Stock Denton, we believe that everyone who suffers from an accident that wasn’t their fault is entitled to financial compensation.

Injuries suffered in road traffic accidents or at work can be life-changing, resulting in long-term care and treatment. That’s why we take every case seriously, no matter how big or small.

Assessment, Advice, Action

From the initial assessment, providing advice and taking action to get your claim started, our injury claims specialists are committed to getting you the compensation you deserve.

We can offer an initial, no charge, face to face consultation to discuss your potential compensation claim. Where appropriate, we will work on a no-win, no-fee basis. Our personal injury solicitors are accredited by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)

If you’ve been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault, don’t let time run out. Use our online contact form to get in touch with our expert accident solicitors today. 

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What Our Clients Say

“Winston Kan & Michael Stock of OGR Stock Denton LLP have been a great support throughout the process and Winston has demonstrated the highest levels of professionalism and genuine care throughout this difficult process. I highly recommend these lawyers, they are very attentive and honourable.” – Aziza

“All round brilliant team at OGR. After being badly let down by another solicitor, Priti Shah sorted our parents’ probates quickly and efficiently. She is very knowledgeable and on the ball and structured things in such a way she saved us lots of money. We also had conveyancing done by Ben Menaham which was smooth and hassle free and overseen by Michael Stock. Thank you.” – Monica

“I must thank you Ian, and Stephen, for your professionalism though the complex and protracted negotiations and for the support, understanding and patience you have shown me personally throughout.” – Malcolm

“I called you with a difficult situation and within 30 minutes you had addressed the main issue and very clinically identified what needed to be done. Your attention to detail and your work approach are of such a high standard that i have no doubt whatsoever that any client you deal with will only have good things to say. You are a true ambassador to your firm and your profession, with the care you show and advice you give. I would like to thank you again for the wonderful job you did at such short notice and i have no hesitation in using your services again and recommending your firm.” – Meir

“A big thank you to Susan Bernstein for her help and support during my redundancy process, you made the legal part stress free and easy to follow. I fully trust your work and will recommend your services in the future.” – Meital

“ We completed our home move in June, beating the Stamp Duty deadline by 4 days, and were extremely satisfied with the way the whole selling and buying process was handled by Robert Rosenberg. He was super efficient and communicated with us constantly throughout the process. We highly recommend him. and OHR Stock Denton, to anyone looking for a painless and stress-free experience. ” – Colin

“I would like to say a huge thank you to Winston Kan of OGR Stock Denton LLP for the outstanding work he did on my car accident case. He supported me and my family through the long and exhausting process. There were times when I was ready to give up but he patiently and supportively guided me all the way. All the best wishes from me and my family.” – Hana

“I owe you a great debt of gratitude for the kind, helpful, empathic way you dealt with me and went about your business at a time in my life when I was suffering huge emotional pain. I did not really understand what was happening to me but you did, and your advice was invaluable”. – Stephen Wiser

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