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Claiming After Suffering a No-Fault Accident in Frankston East. We have specialist solicitors that can help you make a successful claim for your no-fault accident.
Claiming in Frankston East
In most cases, claims must be made in within three years of having your accident.
However, this timeframe isn’t set in stone as there are some exceptions. The quickest way to see whether or not you are entitled to compensation for your injury is to speak with one of our specialists.
To make a successful claim your lawyer will need to prove that the other party is the one responsible for your injuries.
How long does a personal injury claim take?
For the most part, claims tend to take over 12 months to settle. Minor injuries can in some cases be finalised in 12 months. As a rule of thumb, the more serious your injury is, the longer the claim will take. For some serious injuries, it’s quite common for the claim to take three years plus to settle.
How much compensation can I get?
There is no one size fits all solution we can use when it comes to estimating your compensation.
The amount of compensation owed to plaintiffs depends on the severity of their injuries and the State in which they suffered them.
Some of the main things a solicitor will consider when negotiating your compensation will include.
- Any time off work and lost earnings
- Any future lost earnings
- Any changes in your ability to work
- Care or support, even if given to you for free by family or friends
- Any adaptations you might need to your home or vehicle
- Travel and accommodation expenses
At this stage it is impossible to give you an accurate estimation of what you could receive however, you can make your own assessment online, without having to speak to our team using our online calculator tool.
How to find the best lawyer to act for you
All solicitors have to be fully qualified to practice, however, the level of skill and experience varies drastically. Lawyers specialise in many different areas of law. For example, some specialise in car Immigration law, while others may specialise in Conveyancing. Choosing someone who specialises in a case like your own will ensure you get the most compensation. We work with some of the most experienced lawyers Frankston East has to offer who specialise in all areas of compensation. You can call our Frankston East lawyers on 1800 106 107 to check your eligibility. All calls are free, and you won’t be pressured into starting proceedings with us.
Do Frankston East claimants have to use a local law firm?
You don’t need to choose a lawyer in Frankston East to handle your claim. With many solicitors now operating nationwide, it is no longer necessary go with a local law firm. However, if you do choose the services of a national firm, it’s important to find out if they are partnered with local medical centres. This is because you will be required to attend a medical to have your injuries assessed.
Millner and Knight are a national claims management company with lawyers and medical centres in Frankston East.
What type of claims do we handle?
We have invested heavily in our nationwide operations and can handle any types of accident compensation claims in Frankston East with ease. Our team is made up of some of the best injury solicitors in the country. No matter what type of compensation claim you’re looking to make, our specialists will always ensure you receive every penny you deserve.
Our legal team in Frankston East can help you recover monetary damages for a vast range of things including:
- RTA’s in VIC
- Cases of medical Negligence
- Workplace deafness
- Back injuries
- Serious injury and TPD
- Bad dental work
- Workers compensation
- Asbestosis claims
- Public liability
- And many more
Accidents are more likely to occur on busier roads like Cranbourne Road. If you’ve been involved in an incident the get in touch Millner and Knight today.
We can also provide you with a no-fault no charge hire car if your vehicle was damaged in a collision.
No Win, No Worries lawyers in Frankston East.
When you make a claim with us, if for some reason your case is not successful you will not be required to pay any legal costs. If your case is successful, the legal fees that you will have already agreed upon with your lawyer will be deducted from your compensation. It’s worth noting that the losing side will normally pay a large part of your legal costs.
Find out if your eligible to make a no risk compensation claim
What to do next
You can use our website to find out more information specific to your accident and injuries.
Remember all calls are confidential and we will never pressure you into starting a claim with us.
Call 1800 106 107
Monday – Friday: 9am – 6pm
Closed Public Holidays
We have locations throughout Australia including Frankston East.
- Dandenong North
- Doncaster East
- Endeavour Hills
- Ferntree Gully
- Glen Iris
- Hampton Park
- Hoppers Crossing
- Mill Park
- Mount Waverley
- Narre Warren South
- Narre Warren
- Noble Park
- Pakenham South
- Point Cook