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Whether you have suffered an accident yourself, or a claim is being made against you, the leading Banner Jones team of Personal Injury Solicitors in Chesterfield, Sheffield and Mansfield are here to help.

Our experts are ranked by the UK Legal 500 as one of the leading Personal Injury teams in the country, having been involved in accident claims of all sizes and types, including those resulting from many high profile incidents.

For a free, no obligation chat to see if you have a claim, you can either call us, drop into our dedicated Accident Claim Centre on Glumangate in Chesterfield or email claims@bannerjones.co.uk.

We have recovered several million pounds of compensation for clients over the years, with the largest individual award obtained for a client to date being £3,275,000.

Can Bedsores (pressure sores) lead to a Personal Injury Claim?

Can Bedsores (pressure sores) lead to a Personal Injury Claim?

Bedsores, also known as pressure sores or decubitus ulcers, are painful and often preventable injuries that can occur when someone remains in the same position for an extended period. In cases where negligence or inadequate care contributes to the development of bedsores, victims may have grounds to file a personal injury claim.

The Bumpy Road Ahead: Understanding Personal Injury Claims Due to Pothole Accidents in the UK

The Bumpy Road Ahead: Understanding Personal Injury Claims Due to Pothole Accidents in the UK

Potholes can wreak havoc on vehicles and, more alarmingly, pose a serious risk to pedestrians and cyclists. Could you claim compensation for injury due to a pothole accident through a personal injury claim?

Accidents at work - what you need to know

Accidents at work - what you need to know

Workplace health and safety remains an ongoing concern for many industries, especially those deemed to be a little more physically dangerous. The safety of staff has always been a big issue with ever evolving legislation in place to make sure protection is in place.

 

Can dashcam footage be used in personal injury claims?

Can dashcam footage be used in personal injury claims?

It is estimated that around a quarter of drivers now have a dashcam fitted in their vehicle to bolster personal safety and to provide additional proof if an accident occurs, but while the technology can capture footage of dangerous or careless driving, can the evidence really stand up in court if the worst were to happen?

Personal Injury - Making a Claim

Personal Injury - Making a Claim

A personal injury can occur at work, in a public place, on holiday, during a sporting activity or from a failure of medical services, and could have a dramatic effect upon you and anyone close to you. Take a look at our useful guide on how to make a claim.

Accidents at Work Advice

Accidents at Work Advice

Our Personal Injury specialist Sarah Sadler discusses what employers must to do keep their staff safe, as well as what an employee can do if they suffer an accident while at work.

Can I claim if a cosmetic procedure goes wrong?

Can I claim if a cosmetic procedure goes wrong?

Cosmetic procedures have become increasingly common, but unfortunately, they do not always go to plan. If you have undergone a cosmetic procedure that has not gone as planned, we understand the devastating impact this may have on your life. A cosmetic procedure gone wrong such as lip fillers, botox, liposuction, breast augmentation, or dental surgery, can cause significant damage to your health, your confidence, and your wellbeing. However, you may be able to make a claim for compensation. This article looks at how to make a claim if a cosmetic procedure has gone wrong.

Where can you legally use Electric Scooters, Micro Bikes, and Quad Bikes?

Where can you legally use Electric Scooters, Micro Bikes, and Quad Bikes?

With the UK experiencing good weather in the spring and summer, many people want to use this opportunity to get outside in new and exciting ways. If you own an electric scooter, quad bike or similar mode of transportation, it’s important to understand the rules and your obligations. In this article, we set out how and where you can legally use these types of vehicles.

The latest changes to road traffic accident claims

The latest changes to road traffic accident claims

From 31 May 2021, the personal injury claims process has changed for people who suffer an injury in a road traffic accident (RTA) that are considered ‘low value’, such as soft tissue and whiplash injuries

Patients have a right to all relevant information

A woman has won damages in a medical negligence claim on behalf of her son for injuries sustained at his birth. The case centred around a doctor’s duty to take reasonable care to ensure that patients are aware of any material risks involved in any recommended treatment and also of any reasonable alternative or variant treatments.
Director not liable to employee

Director not liable to employee

What happens when the company being sued by an employee for damages for injuries sustained at work goes into liquidation?

Serious Injury - Making a Claim

Serious Injury - Making a Claim

We know the impact that a serious injury can have on you and your loved ones. We can help you claim compensation for your injury and ensure you get the best possible care, rehabilitation, and the support that you need.

Road Safety Tips - Pedestrians & Horses

Road Safety Tips - Pedestrians & Horses

We can’t stop accidents from happening, but we can all take steps to make the roads a little safer. The followings tips provide some useful safety advice for road users.

Road Safety Tips - Cars and Bikes

Road Safety Tips - Cars and Bikes

We can’t stop accidents from happening, but we can all take steps to make the roads a little safer. The followings tips provide some useful safety advice for road users.

Medical Negligence

Medical Negligence

If you want to find out more about your options after a medical negligence, take a look at our infographic.

Defective Products Compensation Claims

Defective Products Compensation Claims

If you're considering making a claim, you can take a look at our infographic that walks you through our process.

Accident Claim Centre

Accident Claim Centre

To find out more about our Accident Claim Centre, take a look at the infographic.

Accidents At Work

Accidents At Work

Check out our infographic that contains the most up to date statistics for accidents and injuries in the workplace in the UK.

Slips and Trips

Slips and Trips

If you've fallen and you're considering making a claim for compensation, check out our infographic below that details your options and our approach to your claim.

Road Traffic Accidents

Road Traffic Accidents

For more information about the types of road traffic accidents we cover and what you can do to get the ball rolling on your claim, check out our infographic.

Work Related Illness

Work Related Illness

Take a look at our infographic that explains your options, should you have acquired a work related illness.

Accidents at Work Guide

Accidents at Work Guide

Take a look at our infographic that walks you through your options if you've had an accident at work.

Defending Claims

Defending Claims

Take a look at our infographic below that walks you through our process and your options.

Insurance Premiums to fall as new whiplash injury rules are introduced

Insurance Premiums to fall as new whiplash injury rules are introduced

Motorists could see £1 billion a year back in their pockets thanks to new government measures to drive out fraudulent whiplash claims.

Accidents at Work in the UK - Recent Statistics

Accidents at Work in the UK - Recent Statistics

Over the past 10 years, injuries in the workplace have drastically reduced. However, this doesn't mean they don't still happen. Find the most up to date statistics and read about the most common causes of accidents in the workplace with our handy infographic.

Birth Injury- The patient’s right to information

Birth Injury- The patient’s right to information

A woman recently won damages on behalf of her son for injuries sustained at his birth as a result of the alleged negligence of a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist.

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