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Private Individuals > Personal Injury Claims

Personal Injury & Accident Claims

Had an accident?

If you have been injured as a result of an accident which was not your fault you may be entitled to compensation, both for your injuries, any loss of earnings and incidental expenses.

Personal Injury Claims

We believe that you should be treated as an individual, not just a "case number" and that as local Personal Injury Specialist Lawyers we are ideally placed to help. Our aim is to ensure that you obtain the maximum amount of compensation to which you are entitled.

We handle claims for very diverse injuries caused by a wide range of accidents.

Our areas of expertise:

Road Traffic Accidents

Whether they result in whiplash, a fatality or some other injury. We advise pedestrians, passengers, motor-cyclists and drivers.

Accidents at Work

This is a major specialism for us and we handle hundreds of claims each year.

Industrial Diseases

We advise on a full range of industrial diseases including:

  • Asbestos induced diseases
  • Noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus
  • Vibration White Finger / hand/arm vibration syndrome
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Dermatitis
  • Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) / Work Related Upper Limb Disorders

Public Liability Claims (trips & slips)

This covers anything from uneven pavements to hazardous wet floors in public places.

Fatal Accidents

The loss of a loved one due to someone else's fault has a devastating impact on the whole immediate family. Although nothing can ever compensate for this, we can help in recovering compensation for the financial effect this has had on the family.

Infant Claims and Settlement

If you are under 18 when an accident occurs there is a special procedure involving court approval of an award. We have a wealth of experience in this area and can assist you through the procedure.

Product Liability/Defective Product Claims

If a product you have bought has caused you injury then there may be a claim against the manufacturer/supplier for the losses you have suffered.

Animal Attacks

Dog bites are the most common and most highly publicised.

Accidents Overseas

Sometimes a claim can be pursued through us, but if you need to take it through another channel we can point you in the right direction.

Clinical Negligence

Fortunately there are comparatively few incidences locally but we can handle any that do arise.

How we can help

Our Personal Injury Lawyers offer a free initial meeting to establish whether or not you have grounds for a claim. The majority of claims are taken on a no win - no fee basis. We will explain the details of this at your first appointment.

Please click here and complete our Personal Injury Questionnaire or contact us on 01553 660033 if you think you may have grounds for a claim. Alternatively contact one of our lawyers by email.

Our Personal Injury Team includes members of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel.


Claire Clark

Claire Clark

Claire is a Chartered Legal Executive in the Personal Injury Department at the Kings Lynn Office and has been with the firm since 1997.

Claire deals with all types of personal injury claims, including road traffic accidents, accidents at work, public liability accidents and claims involving medical negligence.

Email Claire Clark 

Telephone Claire Clark 01553 667244


Chris Dewey

Chris Dewey

Chris is a solicitor, the firm's Managing Director and a key member of both the Personal Injury and Employment Law teams. He is a Senior Litigator with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, a member of the Law Society's Personal Injury Panel, and specialises in helping Union members with accidents at work and occupational disease claims. He also has a wealth of experience advising on all aspects of Employment Law including claims for unfair dismissal, disability claims and TUPE transfers.

Email Chris Dewey 

Telephone Chris Dewey 01553 667209


Sarah Scott

Sarah Scott

Sarah is a solicitor and Director in the Personal Injury team.

She has been with the firm since 1994, initially as a trainee, qualifying as a solicitor in 1996.

Sarah specialises in industrial injury cases including asbestos exposure, occupational asthma and accidents at work generally. She also deals with claims involving medical negligence, road traffic accidents, accidents abroad and occupier's liability accidents. She is a member of the Law Society's Personal Accreditation Scheme.

Sarah is also a Notary Public.

When time allows, Sarah enjoys playing the piano and bassoon (albeit not at the same time).

Email Sarah Scott 

Telephone Sarah Scott 01553 667210

Accreditations & Professional Memberships:

The Law Society Accredited: Personal InjuryMembers of The Notaries Society

Megan Norris

Megan Norris

Megan joined the company in 2016 and is a member of the personal injury team based in King's Lynn.

She is a Trainee Legal Executive and assists her colleagues in all aspects of personal injury work. Enthusiastic and determined, Megan strives to deliver first class service and support throughout your case.

In her spare time Megan enjoys going to the gym, playing netball and spending time with her family and friends.

Email Megan Norris 

Telephone Megan Norris 01553 660033