|THE PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS||OTHER LAWYERS|
|Worth trusting, with many years of rich experience.||Many may quote years of experience but can rarely back it up.|
|We ONLY do Personal Injury Law, master of one.||Jack of all trades, master of none.|
|Personal Injury Accredited Specialists.||Often have not achieved accreditation.|
|Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialists.||Often have not achieved accreditation.|
|Member of the Australian Lawyers Alliance.||Have they bothered to register?|
|Member of the Gold Coast District Law Associations.||May not be part of the association.|
|Members of Law Australasia.||May not be registered.|
|Numerous Outstanding Achievement & Pursuit of Excellence Awards.||May not have any award recognition.|
|Very high staff retention provides you with deeply experienced and knowledgeable Lawyers & staff.||Can often have a revolving door of experience poor staff.|
|Office in Brisbane city centre.||May work from home, shell office or remote location.|
|Office in Surfers Paradise city centre.||May work from home, shell office or remote location.|
|Most claims can be done remotely/online with often no need to ever visit our offices.||May not have the sophisticated processes and or teams to offer this meaning you have to travel.|
|Free claim assessment, it costs nothing to assess your claim.||There may be charges upfront or hidden and added on thereafter.|
|No Win, No Fee guaranteed.||Often not able to offer this or may not be guaranteed.|
|Clear, quick, transparent processes, honed over decades.||Likely will spend some time as unsophisticated or no processes, meaning higher fees for you.|
|We never settle your claim for less than its worth. Ever.||Many don’t have the decades of courtroom experience we do, and may cave early giving you less compensation.|
|We don’t take shortcuts, we do the hard work, because our experience taught us, we do the work, you get the rewards.||May well just do the absolute least they can as not much experience.|
|Our professional fees will never exceed the amount you receive and you’re backed by the 50/50 rule.||May very well not be clear about their fees, leaving you with a big bill.|
|We don’t cold call for business, act illegally or undertake claim farming||May gain clients by illegal practices, putting you and your claim at risk.|
|Live chat with fully qualified, deeply experienced Lawyers on your mobile and desktop computer near around the clock.||You work to their time clock and not when it suits you.|
|Handpicked on a 50 point inspection as a top 3 Lawyers on the Gold Coast||Do they pass a 10 point inspection?|
|We can come to you if needed, just ask, your the client and we’re here to help you.||You’ll have to visit them, pay parking and be out time and money.|
|No upfront fees, none whatsoever.We don’t win, you don’t pay.||You may well have to pay and be out of pocket.|
|Decades of staff experience with people who rarely leave and love what they do as well as caring about the outcomes for you.||May well have a lot of unhappy staff who may leave during your claim, leaving you as just another number and handed off to someone with no experience.|
|Available to work around you anytime with facilities like after hours calls video and live chat when you need it.||You’ll work around them and their schedule.|
|No litigation loans required to be taken out by clients to pay for medical reports and files etc - e.g. we pay for disbursements.||Many Lawyers make their clients get litigation loans with huge interest rates leaving you vastly out of pocket.|
|We make claims simple and we do all the work we can for you.||They will make you do all the hard work, filling in forms and leaving most of it with you to navigate through.|
|Servicing all of Queensland.||Many rarely cover all of the state.|
|Free call 1800 number to us.||You pay the cost of the calls.|
|We use reputable medical specialists for our assessments that are often favoured by the Courts.||Some firms continue to use Barrister’s that have gone down in Court.|
|We use reputable, experienced Barristers and only select Barristers based on their claim. For example we don’t just select standard Barristers each time, we will choose a Barrister that suits the claim and is known for having rich experience in that subject.||Some firms just use in house Counsel instead of outsourced Barristers.|
|Electronic signatures can be accepted on most documents.||You’ll have to print out items and or post, often at your cost.|
|You will be able to talk directly with a fully accredited and qualified Lawyer throughout your entire claim.||At some firms you will only ever speak with an assistant who will pass your message onto the Lawyer and then pass on the Lawyer’s message in response.|
|Insurers know that The Personal Injury Lawyers are not afraid to take them on.||Insurers know that some other firms will take a quick and easy settlement simply for the sake of settling.|
|Each file is assessed to ensure it is assigned to the best lawyer suited for the case.||Many just treat you like a number and just allocate your claim depending on workloads.|
Frequently Asked Questions
- How much compensation will I receive for my injuries?
- How is past and future economic loss compensation calculated?
- What injury compensation or damages am I entitled to claim for?
- If I go back to work after my injury will this hurt my claim?
- When does my workers' compensation claim come to an end and what happens then?
- How can I find out quickly if I can make a compensation claim?
- What are emotional distress damages in personal injury cases?
- Are there time limits for bringing a claim for injury compensation in Queensland?
- How will my common law claim run and how long will it take?
- Is my compensation or damages payment taxable?
- What care and assistance can be claimed for in a personal injury claim in Queensland?
- Did you know that if you engage a domestic worker in your home, you could be liable to pay compensation if they are injured?
- What if I don't receive a 6% DPI in my Notice of Assessment but I want to sue my employer for my work injuries?
- What's the difference between workers' compensation claim & a common law claim for damages?
- What is a common law claim for damages for work injury in Queensland?
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