Birmingham City Council Compensation Claims
If you’ve been a victim of your council’s negligence and lack of care, you could be eligible to make a claim with us. As no-win, no-fee personal injury solicitors, we’re here to help you every step of the way to give you the best chance of claiming the compensation you deserve. There are various types of injuries that can happen because of negligence from your local council. We can help you claim but the amount of compensation will depend on the severity of your injury along with other factors.
What Types of Injuries Can You Claim For?
There are a multitude of injuries that can happen as a result of local council negligence. If you’ve been a victim of an accident and it’s Birmingham City Council’s fault, we’re here to help. The most common injuries that we’ve worked with where we’ve seen success are those such as injuries due to poor maintenance, car accidents, workplace injuries and slips & falls.
How Common Are Birmingham City Council Compensation Claims?
Since 2013, over £1.25 Million has been paid out by Birmingham City Council as a result of negligence. This is an astonishing amount of compensation paid out when you compare it to the likes of Leeds Council, who have paid out just over £82,000 since 2013. As previously mentioned with the most common types of injuries, the compensation has been paid out due to different types of injuries such as pothole claims, trips and road traffic accidents.
How Do I Sue the Council for Negligence?
Although it may seem like a long and complicated process to sue Birmingham City Council and get the compensation you deserve, we can assure you that with our help and expert advice, it can be a lot simpler than you think. To have the best possible chance, we will need as much evidence as possible to fight for your case. Types of evidence may come in the form of dates and times, hospital records and expenses paid out as a result of your injury such as treatments or rehabilitation.
Am I Eligible to Make a Claim Against Birmingham City Council?
Our experts have had over 40 years of experience fighting personal injury case and battling for compensation. Our expertise will bring you peace of mind from the very start in treating you fairly and identifying whether there’s a real chance for your circumstantial claim. Our service is no-win, no-fee and we have procedures in place to quickly judge if you’re eligible for a claim.
Birmingham City Council Compensation Calculator
Although it’s hard to predict the exact amount of money you could be owed, we’re happy to give you an estimated quote so you know where you stand and you’re aware of the potential of your case. The amount of compensation is down to various factors such as the severity of the injury, the timescale and whether it’s effected your life significantly. We will find this out for you but if you want an estimated amount right now, you can use Tylers simple calculator below!
Slips and Falls Compensation Amounts
Unfortunately slip, trips and falls are a common injury and are often a result of local councils. Injuries can vary starting off minor with the odd bruise ranging to permanent brain damage due to potholes and serious injuries. Although it’s not as common, these types of injuries can end up with people in life-threatening injuries and alterations that can change lives forever. If you are a victim of this type of injury, get in touch with us today.
Up to £307,000
Injured While Working for Birmingham City Council Compensation Amounts
Do you work for Birmingham City Council? Have you sustained an injury that wasn’t your fault? If so, we’re waiting to hear from you so we can give you professional help on making a claim. There are various ways in which Birmingham City Council are negligent and responsible for your injury. Just a few of the most common claims we’ve experienced with workers are inadequate training, a lack of equipment or put in serious harm due to a lack or instructions or awareness. These types of injuries can range from minor to life threatening.
Up to £307,000
Birmingham Road Traffic Accident Caused by Birmingham Local Council Compensation Amounts
If you have been involved in a road traffic accident due to negligence from Birmingham City Local Council, we’re here to help you make a claim. Your local council could be at fault for your road traffic accident for many reasons such as traffic lights being faulty and unreliable, uneven surfaces on the road causing traffic accidents and council vehicles being unsafe. Again, as previously mentioned, the amount of compensation will vary depending on the severity.
Up to £122,150
Injuries Caused by Birmingham City Council Negligence Compensation Amounts
If you’ve sustained injuries directly from Birmingham City Council, get in touch with us today. The local council have a duty of care to all people whether you live in Birmingham or not. Even if you have been visiting the city and sustained an injury due to causes such as faulty staircases or poor infrastructure, you can claim compensation.
Up to £136,000
Frequently Asked Questions
What Can I Claim for When Launching a Case?
There are different types of claims you can claim for when launching a case against Birmingham City Council. Firstly, you can claim for special damages. This is where you will receive a pay out directly correlated to the amount of suffering and pain you have gone through, which will also be dependent on the amount of time this has gone on for. Secondly, you can also get a payout for the expenses you’ve paid out since the accident. This can be for any counselling or treatment costs that’s helped you temporarily through any pain and discomfort.
Can I Claim Against Birmingham City Council if I Don’t Live There?
Definitely! If you’re not originally from Birmingham but sustained an injury in the city, you can still make a claim. It doesn’t matter if you’re from London, Manchester or even live overseas. We can help you make a claim if it wasn’t your fault.
Are we a No-win, No-fee Personal Injury Solicitors?
For years, we have and continue to be a no-win, no-fee injury solicitors. We always put our clients first and this way it means that if we fail with your claim, you won’t us a penny. Even if we are successful, you will only pay us out of your eventual settlement fee. Due to our expert team of solicitors we can help different people get the money they deserve. It may not take all your problems, but it can go a long way in helping relieve some stress and get your justice.
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