The interactive chart below shows how to make a personal injury claim, and explains the three steps in the compensation claim process. If you have any questions call us and we'll be happy to help you.

For a free consultation call our No Win, No Fee Personal Injury Solicitors 24 hours 7 days a week on freephone 0800 916 9046 or claim online using the form on the right, and we will call you.

Slater and Gordon are a leading personal injury law firm with offices in England, Scotland & Wales. 

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Your lawyer will then:

- Send a letter to the person responsible for your accident detailing what you are claiming for (the 'defendant')

- Arrange an independent medical report.

Defendant Accepts

You receive an offer of compensation

Defendant Does Not
Accept Responsibility
You Don’t
More Less More Negotiation Required

Your Lawyer will negotiate

Case Settles

You receive your

Case Lost

No Win No Fee means
you don’t have to
pay anything

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Solicitors at Slater and Gordon are members of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel, the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) & the Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers (PEOPIL).

Slater and Gordon Lawyers is one of the UK's largest and well known law firms with offices in London, Manchester, Watford, Liverpool, Chester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Preston, Wakefield and Wrexham.