NFCI Solicitors

NFCI Solicitors

Expert NFCI Solicitors who will help you get the compensation you deserve.

    Military NFCI Specialists

    The NFCI Solicitors at Nigel Askew Solicitors specialise in claims for NFCI. We help military personnel from across England and Wales who have developed Non-Freezing Cold injuries claim compensation against the MoD for negligence.

    If you have been diagnosed with a NFCI and subsequently downgraded or medically discharged as a result then you may be able to claim financial compensation.

    Over the last several years our solicitors have helped military personnel claim compensation for their injuries. Our NFCI solicitors have years of experience in winning complex and high value personal injury claims for our military clients. Nigel Askew Solicitors provide a high standard of legal advice, representation and support throughout the entire claims process.

    To discuss a new NFCI enquiry with our solicitors, please call us today on 01507 609027 or submit your details to us using the form on this page and one of our NFCI Solicitors will contact you at a convenient time to discuss your potential claim.

    We offer all our new NFCI clients a free and no obligation initial consultation and our team are available to speak to you now.

    How can our NFCI Solicitors Help?

    Our NFCI Solicitors represent clients across England & Wales in claims against the MoD.

    Every new enquiry starts with a free consultation, so we can build a picture of your personal circumstances and advise you on the prospects of a successful claim.

    We will ask you:

    • About your military career
    • Your exposure to cold and wet conditions, usually during training
    • When your symptoms started and how they were treated
    • Whether you have been downgraded or subsequently discharged

    If our NFCI Solicitors believe that you have good prospects of bringing a successful claim against the MoD, we will offer to represent you on a No Win No Fee basis.

    Call us on 01507 609027 or complete the form on this page and our solicitors will contact you at a convenient time.

    What is No Win No Fee?

    A No Win No Fee Agreement is how we fund all of our military related personal injury claims.

    No Win No Fee Agreements are known in the legal world as Conditional Fee Agreements. These agreements are commonly referred to as either a “CFA” or a “No Win No Fee agreement”.

    The nature of these agreements means that law firms take all the financial risk and not the client.  If a claim fails, the law firm is not paid and the client does not have to pay any solicitor’s fees for their time.

    For taking this risk, it is common for law firms to agree with a client that they will be paid a percentage of the client’s NFCI compensation award at the end of a successful claim. Our basic fees are mostly paid by the MoD.

    To get your claim up and running, we do not require any upfront fees so contact us now to see if our team of expert NFCI Solicitors can help you with your claim.

    How much compensation can I claim?

    It’s almost impossible for us to give you an exact figure as to how much compensation you will be due as there are several factors that we have to consider in the claims process.

    The value of your claim will depend on the severity of your symptoms, whether you intended on a long career in the military and have subsequently been downgraded or medically discharged, your ability to work in civilian life and whether you ever make a full recovery.

    Rest assured, the NFCI Solicitors at Nigel Askew Solicitors have over 20 years of experience in helping our clients win compensation for injuries and medical conditions that they have developed through no fault of their own.

    Examples of NFCI claims we have settled

    We have helped clients who have contacted us with NFCI enquiries, unsure of whether their circumstances would lead to a successful claim, secure compensation for their NFCI injuries.

    • We represented a member of the Navy claim over £300,000 for his non-freezing cold injury. He was not provided with the correct PPE during underwater training exercises and went on to develop a serious NFCI. He was medically discharged from his duties and suffers symptoms to this day.
    • Our solicitors also represented a member of the Army claim over £146,000 for his non-freezing cold injury. He was exposed to extreme conditions during training exercises in the Brecon Beacons and not provided with the correct PPE. He went on to develop a NFCI and was medically discharged from his duties. He suffers from NFCI related symptoms to this day.

    Every claim for a non-freezing cold injury is different and the value of your potential claim could be worth less or considerably more than the examples above.

    To find out if you can claim, contact us now on 01507 609027 or complete the online form on this page.

    Why instruct Nigel Askew Solicitors?

    Our solicitors currently represent many members of the Armed Forces in NFCI claims and can advise you on a potential claim today.

    We offer a completely bespoke service and unlike many of the larger firms that run claims for NFCI, all of our claims are run by senior solicitors with years of experience in winning high value personal injury claims.

    • We offer a nationwide service
    • We will fund your claim on a No Win No Fee basis
    • A senior solicitor will represent you in your claim, from start to finish
    • We know what it takes to win claims against the MoD
    • We can help you claim for your injuries and loss of earnings and military pension
    • We work with the best medical professionals and leading barristers in the UK
    • We won’t charge you any fees to get your claim up and running

    Time limits for claiming

    There are strict time limits involved for claims involving NFCI, usually 3 years from the date that your symptoms started, or 3 years from the date that you first linked your symptoms to exposure to cold.

    We recommend you contact us ASAP as there are strict time limits in place when claiming compensation against the MoD. To ensure your claim doesn’t fall outside these claim limits, call us now on 01507 609027.

    Contact Nigel Askew Solicitors today regarding your NFCI claim

    If you have developed a NFCI as a result of exposure to extreme cold and wet weather in the military, without being provided with the correct PPE, then we can help you with a claim.

    Our NFCI Solicitors are experts in the field of military claims and can advise you today.

    Call 01507 609027 or submit an enquiry using our online enquiry form. Please indicate the best time for one of our solicitors to call you back to discuss your potential non freezing cold injury claim.

    We are a firm of solicitors you can trust to help you claim the compensation you deserve.

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