Personal injury solicitors - Taylor&Emmet LLP | Sheffield Solicitors

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Our team of personal injury specialists will get to know you and every detail of your injury. Armed with this information, we’ll fight for the compensation you deserve.

Our personal injury solicitors offer a free consultation for victims of personal injury. Call us on 0114 218 4049 or tell us what happened so we can provide you with expert legal advice at no cost to you.

However serious your injuries, we can help you achieve compensation and obtain assistance with your rehabilitation, speeding up your recovery and return to work.

Taylor&Emmet LLP has been handling personal injury claims for the people of South Yorkshire for decades and we are accredited members of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. Our services are usually free, ensuring you receive the full amount of compensation awarded.

Our team will be happy to meet with you, free of charge, at home, in hospital or anywhere that is convenient for you, to establish whether your case is worth pursuing, its likely value and how it can be funded.

OUR SERVICE


ACCIDENTS AT WORK

Taylor&Emmet solicitors have extensive experience in dealing with claims arising from workplace injuries. We will pursue a full investigation of the incident and an assessment of compensation for personal injury...

ACCIDENTS IN PUBLIC PLACES

Whether you are playing at the local playground, travelling abroad or simply attending your local school, accidents do occur. Our advisers are experts in dealing with personal injury compensation...

ASBESTOS CLAIMS

Many people who develop diseases due to exposure to asbestos may be eligible for compensation. Taylor&Emmet specialist solicitors have in-depth...

CHILDREN'S INJURIES

In our experience, parents are sometimes unsure as to whether they are allowed to make personal injury compensation claims on behalf of their children when they are injured.

CRIMINAL INJURY CLAIMS

Injuries as a result of a criminal act whether you have been physically assaulted, sexually assaulted, mugged or been the victim of arson or poisoning are particularly traumatic both physically and mentally.

INDUSTRIAL DISEASES

As well as injuries caused by accidents at work and illnesses caused through work such as stress, many people suffer from industrial diseases and other medical conditions arising out of their employment.

REDUNDANCY

It can be a difficult time for those who, through no fault of their own, have had an accident at work, which has resulted in injury and financial hardship.

ROAD ACCIDENTS

Our advisers understand the trauma that road traffic accidents can cause and the devastating effect they can have on the injured person and their families. We will guide you through the relevant points of law and...

CLIENT STORIES


We recently won £4500.00 for a lady client arising from an accident at work.

What makes the claim interesting is not the modest level of damages but the application of the law that made the case into a winner. The claimant is a manager at a trade warehouse which, amongst its products sells wine & beer. The claimant was unfortunate enough to be walking close to a forklift truck which was carrying cases of beer on a pallet which fractured , causing the cases to fall onto the client and injuring her.

The claimant is a manager at a trade warehouse which, amongst its products sells wine & beer. The claimant was unfortunate enough to be walking close to a forklift truck which was carrying cases of beer on a pallet which fractured , causing the cases to fall onto the client and injuring her.

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We recently won damages for an elderly lady injured in a road traffic accident. Nothing too remarkable in that, except part of the settlement wasn’t money!

The claimant was a pedestrian injured whilst out shopping and crossing a road at the mouth of a junction. A motorist didn’t see the claimant, whilst reversing into the junction, and the car knocked her down. It was a low speed impact but unfortunately, as the claimant fell, she struck her hip on the edge of the kerb & sustained a fracture which resulted in her undergoing a hip replacement operation.

A robust letter of claim was directed to the insurers for the motorist and an early admission of liability secured.

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Mr J, the amateur athlete – award of nearly £200,000.00 to reflect change of lifestyle.

Recently, we settled a claim for Mr J, aged 40, who was riding home from work on his pushbike when he was struck by a careless driver, sustaining multiple injuries. The worst injury was to his knee and after he had recovered as fully as possible, he was able to return to work and live a near-normal life. To look at him, you would not know that he carries a disability as he worked very hard to rehabilitate his knee both by attending physiotherapy and by exercising at his local gym so that he now walks normally and looks fit and healthy.

Appearances can be deceptive however, as our client’s life has changed dramatically since the accident as he was a very capable and successful marathon and triathlon competitor beforehand. He used to run and cycle many miles a day, won plenty of trophies and his social life revolved around sports. Now, he can do very little physical exercise without tiring and experiencing pain. He tried his hardest to achieve greater recovery, often putting himself through punishing levels of pain, but finally decided, after receiving medical advice, that his athletic days are over.

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Are you receiving the service you deserve?

Mrs H is an elderly lady who was involved in a Road Traffic Accident whilst driving in the countryside. She suffered a whiplash injury and her legal expenses insurers appointed solicitors from their panel to represent her. At first she thought that was a very convenient way of dealing with her claim, but soon became disillusioned with her advisers.

The solicitors appointed were in a City about eighty miles away – too far for her to visit – so they dealt with her by post and telephone. Very soon after the accident, she was examined by a medical expert and a matter of a few weeks later she was advised that there had been an offer of £1500 and that she should accept it. As she was still suffering from the effects of her injury, she protested that the offer appeared too low.

Soon afterwards, another offer of £1700 was made and the solicitors insisted that she must accept it.

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Free Advice on personal injury claims

Drop into our Dronfield branch, or call in advance for a FREE 30 minute consultation with our specialists.

  • Injuries at work or in a road accident
  • Trips or slips in public places
  • Injuries to children
  • Industrial diseases
  • Criminal injuries
  • Clinical negligence claims

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INSIGHTS

  • Top 10 Places that cause Personal Injury Accidents

    Accidents leading to injury occur most commonly on the roads, footpaths and at work. However our Personal Injury teams frequently represent people who have been injured in other places. Here are the top 10:

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  • Meet the team: Rachel Hutchinson

    At Taylor&Emmet its the dedicated individuals who make us who we are, and let us do what we do best. We caught up with Rachel Hutchinson of the Personal Injury department. Name: Rachel Hutchinson Legal

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  • Meet the team: Emma Nettleship

    At Taylor&Emmet its the dedicated individuals who make us who we are, and let us do what we do best. We caught up with new starter Emma Nettleship of the Personal Injury department. Name: Emma Nettleship Legal

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  • Cyclists Accidents: What should I do next?

    In 2015 18,844 cyclists were injured including 3,339 who were killed or seriously injured (ROSPA). These figures only include cyclists killed or injured in road accidents that were reported to the police. Many

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Tell us what happened?

If you are interested in understanding how Taylor&Emmet can help you with your personal injury claim then please contact:

Jonathan Stittle

Jonathan Stittle

Partner - Personal injury

0114 218 4049

Email: jonathan.stittle@tayloremmet.co.uk

Office: Sheffield

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