Claiming Compensation After Suffering a No-Fault Accident in Hoppers Crossing. We have specialist lawyers that can help you make a successful claim for your no-fault accident.
Claims in Hoppers Crossing
In most cases, a claim must be made in within three years of having your accident, however, there are some exceptions. The best way to be sure whether or not you are entitled to compensation for your injury is to speak with one of our specialists.
To make a successful compensation claim your lawyer will need to prove that the other party is the one at fault for your injuries.
How long does a personal injury claim take?
In general, claims take over 12 months to finalise. Minor injuries may sometimes be finalised within 12 months. As a general rule, the more serious your injury is, the longer the claim will take, it’s not unusual that they take three years plus to settle.
How much can I get?
There is no one size fits all solution we can use when it comes to calculating your compensation.
The amount 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 an advisor using our online calculator.
How to find the best lawyer to act for you
Although all solicitors must be fully qualified to practice, the level of skill and experience varies drastically. Lawyers specialise in many different areas of the legal sector, some specialise in Business law, while others may specialise in Family law. Choosing someone who specialises in cases like yours will ensure you get maximum compensation. We work with some of the most well-equipped lawyers Hoppers Crossing has to offer and specialise in all areas of accident compensation. To find out whether or not you can claim with us call our Hoppers Crossing lawyers on 1800 106 107. All calls are free, and you won’t be pressured into starting anything you’re not ready to.
Do Hoppers Crossing claimants have to use a local law firm?
You don’t need to choose a lawyer in Hoppers Crossing 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 claim management company with lawyers and medical centres in Hoppers Crossing.
What type of cases do we handle?
We have invested heavily in our nationwide operations and can handle any types of compensation claims in Hoppers Crossing with ease. Our team is made up of some of the best lawyers in Australia. No matter what type of claim you need to make, our specialists will ensure you get every penny you deserve.
Our injury lawyers in Hoppers Crossing can help you recover damages for a range of injuries.
- MVA’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 Heaths Road.
We can also provide you with a no-fault no charge hire car if your vehicle was damaged in a collision.
No risk claims in Hoppers Crossing.
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 the compensation you receive. It’s worth noting that the losing party will usually pay a large portion of your legal costs.
Find out if your eligible to make a 0% 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 Hoppers Crossing.
- Dandenong North
- Doncaster East
- Endeavour Hills
- Ferntree Gully
- Frankston East
- Glen Iris
- Hampton Park
- Mill Park
- Mount Waverley
- Narre Warren South
- Narre Warren
- Noble Park
- Pakenham South
- Point Cook