PI and Clinical Negligence
Our team of forensic accountants have considerable experience and expertise to assist in calculating special damages in personal injury and clinical negligence matters, in both Claimant and Defendant scenarios.
Forths have developed a range of services to assist in and investigate the quantum loss elements in all types of personal injury claims and clinical negligence cases of all values. The forensic accountancy services we provide are delivered on an Agency / White Label or Expert basis.
Analysing the financial elements of loss within personal injury cases is often complex, and encompasses a myriad of different factors. Our specialist team of forensic accountants have specialist expertise to assist solicitors in calculating special damages the areas of:
Forths can provide you with detailed and thorough investigations and reports into the assessment of lost earnings for both self-employed and employed individuals, our assessments include consideration of lost bonuses, career promotions, commissions, benefit in kind and taxable allowances.
For self-employed individuals we are able to assess loss of profit / loss of income to include detailed consideration of trading history, growth patterns, impact on income streams and expense patterns.
Pension loss elements in claims are usually highly complex, particularly in cases where there is both a private and state pension. This area is likely to become even more complicated following the introduction of the Compulsory Workplace Pension Scheme. Forths are able to provide detailed reviews and reports to assist in accurately quantifying pension loss in any case value.
In fatal cases we are able to apply our skills to assist in calculating accurate percentage of dependency where a family remains of the deceased. We appreciate that such cases are complicated and delicate. Our forensic accountancy skills regularly assist people in getting what they deserve based on the highly detailed analysis of the financial aspects of the case.
We have developed our services over the years to assist in all types and values of cases, and given our size and structure we are able to manage large volume case loads, produce different reporting formats and deliver high quality work to tight deadlines.
Our team has considerable experience and expertise in assisting in the quantum loss elements in personal injury cases.
Types of personal injury cases in which we are regularly instructed includes:
- Road Traffic
- Public Liability
- Employers Liability
- Occupiers Liability
- Product Liability
- Industrial Disease
- Clinical Negligence
- Criminal Injuries
- Military Claims
- Cosmetic Surgery Negligence
We provide flexible solutions to meet your requirements and will undertake the initial assessment of cases free of charge in order to establish the level of input required.