Mr M was a self-employed sheep shearer but after an accident on a farm, he was left with permanent eye damage. Our solicitors at Digby Brown investigated and pursued a claim against the farm to compensate him for his injuries, securing over four times the initial offer.
Our client was injured at work, sustaining a crush injury to his right thumb, with scarring and loss of sensation, when a spreader beam toppled over. With expert advice and funding, the claim settled for £8,000, over 3.5 times the pre litigation offer of compensation made by the insurers.
After a woman tripped on a temporary manhole cover being used by Fife Council, breaking her shoulder, she initially pursued a claim for compensation herself. However, she approached Digby Brown for a second opinion on the compensation offer made by the council. In the end, with our help, the case settled for a six figure sum, many times more than the original offer made.
A front seat passenger injured in a road traffic accident contacted Digby Brown for legal advice about making an injury claim. Our specialist personal injury solicitors negotiated with the third party insurers and settled the case for £6,000 - over three times the initial offer.
Mrs M. was involved in a high speed crash on the M74 whilst travelling on holiday. Esure represented the driver at fault and persuaded Mrs M. that they could deal with the claim on her behalf. After almost 3 years of no progress and poor medical intervention Mrs M. contacted Digby Brown. We raised a court action and £7,500 was obtained in settlement.
Our client contacted Digby Brown after he suffered whiplash and a soft tissue injury to his chest in a road traffic accident. The insurers made him an offer of £1,648 but we secured a final offer of £6,500 - approximately x 4 the initial offer made by the insurers.
Mr S. was employed by Aberdeenshire Council as a roads worker but was injured after he was trapped between a lorry and a chipping machine used to lay gravel. He developed arthritis in both knees and was unfit to return to heavy work, eventually retiring on ill health. His injury at work claim settled for £250,000 - over ten times the original offer - compensating him for his injuries and future loss of earnings.
Mr P. was involved in a road traffic accident in which he was hit from behind by a third party vehicle. Previous solicitors had secured interim payments on Mr P's behalf totalling £2,852 but failed to secure any more compensation. After Digby Brown took over the handling of his case, Mr P's case settled for £300,000 gross of benefits received.
After Mr M. was injured in a road traffic accident, he initially dealt with the insurance company of the negligent driver directly - rather than seeking the assistance of a solicitor. However, he was unhappy with the offer made by the insurers and contacted Digby Brown. After arranging for the right reports from expert medical professional and raising an action in the Court of Session, Mr M.’s claim settled for £7,500 – over five times the original offer.
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