122 Reviews
  • V Griffith

    We would like to say a big heartfelt thank you to Saqib Kazam versuslaw
    Once he took our case in for Holiday compensation He kept us up to date with every thing explaining every step he took this was not an easy case but he got us an excellent result a kind polite very professional young man. Highly recommend

  • C Keen

    Absolutely superb service from Nicola Nolan. Highly trust and recommend. Honest attention to detail.

  • S Foster

    Sarah handled my claim quickly and efficiently. It made the whole process easy and stress free. She was very professional and kept me informed every step. I would highly recommend Versuslaw.

  • H Cooper

    We would highly recommend Versus law, especially Nick Wintrip (selling) and Nicola Nolan (buying). They both kept us up to date throughout the whole process. They were easy to get hold of and were very prompt to answer any questions/email. We would have no hesitation in recommending Versus law for conveyancing.

  • J Williams

    From the moment we rung Versus Law and spoke to the receptionist on the phone to the moment we completed on our first home, Versus Law were excellent. Our solicitor was Tom and not only did he keep us updated every step of the way but he was very professional, efficient, offered valuable advice and made the process of buying a house stress free. We couldn’t recommend Versus Law enough and we just wanted to say a huge thank you to Tom and the team. Joe and Kara

  • I Asaf

    Fantastic service, very helpful and kept me informed at every stage

  • M Long

    From start to finish Versus Law have been professional and helpful. Tom Reid was always available to talk to us and gave us updates regularly meaning we did not have to constantly chase up matters. We are very happy by the service and would recommend to anyone looking for a reliable solicitor.

  • Jill T

    Excellent service. I was kept informed every step of the way. Natalie Moylan and Renee Burke were a pleasure to work with. Highly professional but with a personal touch. They both went above and beyond!

  • Danielle

    Excellent service from start to finish from Nicola and Natalie! Super responsive to emails and all my questions as a first time single buyer. Natalie and Nicola make a great team and are so approachable. Definitely recommend them for property related legal services.

  • Frankie

    Really happy with my experience using versus law, from start to finish they put my mind at ease as I wasn’t buying a house in the normal way, it was through a family divorce and there were time scales and dead lines to meet, versus law managed to conker my mortgage and speed things up to avoid any extra costs, nicola was always there to ease my mind when I had any concerns as things do get stressful whilst purchasing a property, the ladies on the reception we also a delight and couldn’t do more to make you feel comfortable in any situation, if you are thinking of using versus law to assist you through your mortgage then look no further as these guys couldn’t have done more for me, I couldn’t have been happier with my experience

  • Matt W

    Nicola Nolan’s conveyancing service has always been excellent, I have used them several times in the last 5 years. In particular for my business I have found their relationship and understanding of Paragon Bank to be very useful. I would highly recommend.

  • Kay

    Excellent decision to go with Versus Law! Nick Wintrip handled the very stressful job of our house sale with professionalism, calmness and a good sense of humour. We did everything via email, phone and post, and he was always quick in responding and keeping me updated every step of the way. Very competitively priced too. I would highly recommend Versus Law without the slightest hesitation.

  • O Li

    Thomas Reid dealt with the sale and purchase of our properties. He was a pleasure to work with – very quick to respond to queries and very efficient in his work. As a result, the process went very smoothly with minimal delays. I would highly recommend competitively priced Versus Law and especially the professionalism of Thomas Reid.

  • Mr RS

    Natalie Moylan dealt with the sale and purchase on my behalf. The whole process was very well handled with constant updates. The first solicitors I’ve used that’s responds within to an email within an hour! Would 100% use again!!!

  • Mrs LC

    Recently dealt with Nick Wintrip at Versus law when selling my property. Found him to be professional, quick and thorough. Process went smoothly and I was well informed throughout the process. I received regular updates and all enquiries were dealt with efficiently. Nick made the whole process of selling my home stress free and a happy one! Your the best Nick – thank you again 🙂
    Will highly recommend Versus Law Solicitors. They are the best

  • Jaxx

    Would recommend Versus Law for conveyancing; Nick and Natalie we’re our team with Nick the main contact, thank you Nick and Natalie for making the conveyancing experience as stress free as possible.

  • Paula

    Great experience working with Versus Law. Excellent level of professionalism from Thomas Reid who provided clear, precise information. Highly recommended from my side. Thanks to Tom and the team.

  • D

    Fantastic experience with Natalie and her colleagues. Email updates throughout the home buying process, estimates of how long it would take to get her work completed and local knowledge which speeded up the process. 100% recommended.

  • R Napier

    Really good and really helpful got things sorted alot quicker than anticipated very cooperative

  • Wetherill

    What an outstanding team they turned my purchase around within the set time frame and very professional at all times.
    They went above and beyond reassured myself throughout the process.
    As being a first time buyer I felt this was most important I would recommend them highly.

  • Nasir

    Versus Law dealt with my house sale from start to finish in a most professional manner. A friendly, professional, competent team who get the job done within the time parameters. I highly recommend this firm.

  • Colin and Yvonne

    Absolutely brilliant service as always.
    This is the third time using Versuslaw and they never fail to impress. Natalie and Nicola are real diamonds and you really get the sense that they actually care about you.

    We actually live in London, but continued to use them for our London property because of our previous experience with them.
    Thank you guys, would highly recommend you to anyone.

  • B Man

    Excellent service!!! We are really happy with the service VersusLaw provided to us. Being first time buyer, we dint have much idea about the whole process and had lots of questions. They have given proper and clear response on time to everything we have requested. For us, one of the property got cancelled in between the process because the owner decided to not to sell that property few days after accepting our offer. Though there were searches and procedures done already for that property VersusLaw did not ask Fee for that purchase as they understood the difficult situation we were in. When we found our next property, we had no doubt whom to contact. We are really happy and totally satisfied by the service Nicola, Natalie and their team offered. We will highly recommend your service to anyone,

  • Ross Grant

    Today I have completed on the purchase of my very first apartment, and it just wouldn’t have been possible without the INCREDIBLE knowledge, guidance and GENUINE care of Nicola, Natalie, and the entire Versus Law team.

    This purchase was far from straightforward, with lots of potential pitfalls – all navigated with professionalism, patience and an impeccable attention to detail by Nicola.

    Nic went well above and beyond the call of duty to look into some extremely complex accounts and repair budgets to the apartment block in question – something I would have completely overlooked.

    As a result, with her guidance, I managed to negotiate a £2,000 reduction in asking price – something I’m sure other solicitors would have let slip through the net.

    That’s a genuine £2000 saving – a lot of money for a first-time buyer.

    You get a real sense that these guys actually CARE – they make you feel more like a friend, than a client – and don’t leave a stone unturned when it comes to conveyancing. If there is anything to uncover on a property, trust me, Nicola will find it!

    In essence, Versus Law made what could have been a rather stressful situation, easy and straightforward.

    Communications and response times were brilliant, with daily updates coming via phone and email – and I never felt rushed by anyone when I had queries.

    I honestly cannot recommend Versus Law enough.

    I’m going to pick up the keys to my apartment now – and won’t be using anyone other than these guys for all future property purchases/ sales.

    THANK YOU SO MUCH Versus Law – I’ll be raising a glass of champagne to you all at the housewarming! 🙂

  • CW

    Great service provided by Nicola and her team.
    Always communicating with updates for the completion of my property.
    Would highly recommend

  • Jackie

    I used Versus Law to buy my first house. Had no idea how it worked but I must say that the conveyancing team held my hand all the way through. On the day of completion there was a delay and they stayed in office late to ensure it went through so I wasn’t waiting over the weekend. It was an absolute pleasure to deal with Versus Law and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them. It was nice to speak to people who I felt cared for me and put my interests first at all times. Thank you so much for your help

  • Andy

    Versus were great to deal with when they provided the conveyancing for my house purchase. I was able to complete the process without needing to physically travel to their offices and my solicitor was always available for any questions when I was completing all the paperwork. Everyone was very friendly to speak to.

  • T Baguley

    Fantastic conveyancing service from Nicola and Natalie, they kept on top of everything from start to finish and were always available whenever we had questions. I’d be happy to recommend them to anyone.

  • David JC

    Very impressed with every aspect of Versus Law, from service they provide to the attitude of the staff. Always called back when they said they would and had a laugh with them too. Will definately use again (if I need to).

  • Mrs Morris

    I would recommend Versus Law to anyone, particularly Nick Wintrip, who looked after us extremely well. They are very efficient and communicated with us fully at all times. We were able to contact them by phone and e mail and did not need to rely on letter going back and forth. Nick is really friendly too and put us at ease throughout the end to end sales process. Thank you.

  • Tanita

    Nicola and Natalie did a wonderful job. They were friendly and patient. Answered my many many questions and got the job done very efficiently. I am highly impressed and would definitely recommend them.

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Upper Limb Disorders


Work Related Upper Limb Disorders Claims

Upper limb disorders cover several work-related maladies. These repetitive strain injuries are caused were employees are not afforded suitable training to complete their duties, work in an environment that provides insufficient manoeuvrability, or are asked to perform the same tasks repeatedly, causing repetitive strain injury.

Affecting the shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist or hand, work-related upper limb disorders can significantly impact a person’s life, forcing them to take time off work, restricting movement and making seemingly simple daily tasks difficult to perform.

Have, or are you currently suffering with a debilitating upper limb disorder? Have you endured chronic or persistent upper limb pain as a result of your workplace environment? If so, Versus Law upper limb disorders solicitors in Manchester have the calibre to help get compensation for your injury.

Common Upper Limb Disorders

There are many actions that your employer should take to safeguard your physical health in a workplace environment. From insisting all employees undertake a moving and handling course to providing access to machinery for heavy duty lifting.

Should such conditions not be provided, there are several common upper limb disorders that employees can manifest. This include:

  • Tenosynovitis (including De Quervain syndrome) – tendon inflammation in the arms and wrist, often resulting from repetitive actions such as lifting
  • Rotator cuff syndrome – partial or total tearing of the muscles and tendons of the shoulder, often caused by lifting or pulling a very heavy object
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome – prolonged working with your hands can compress the median nerve in the wrist, often causing numbness and pain
  • Tennis or golfer’s elbow – pain and discomfort in the forearm, often resulting from repeated actions, such as bending and flexing muscles
  • Vibration white finger – a secondary affect of Raynaud syndrome in which artery spasm causes restricted blood flow which effects digits, causing them to vibrate uncontrollably

The Symptoms of Upper Limb Disorders

Any underlying or developed symptoms of upper limb disorders may indicate a significant health issue. As symptoms manifest, it can prove to be increasing difficult to carry out professional duties or general day-to-day tasks.

The most common symptom of upper limb disorders includes the following:

  • Limb tenderness
  • Aches and pains
  • Stiffness
  • Weakness
  • Swelling of muscles in the arms and neck
  • Paraesthesia (pins and needles)
  • Cramp
  • Lack of grip

If you’re currently experiencing one, several or all these symptoms, it’s imperative that you seek medical attention. Upper limb disorders in Manchester needed to be treated as soon as possible to prevent further deterioration.

An Employer’s Responsibilities

Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and The Management of Health and Safety Work Regulations 1999, employers are dutybound to managing and controlling the risks associated with work-related ULDs (unit load devices.)

More pertinently, employers are responsible for providing a safe working environment. This includes assessing all risks and taking appropriate action to minimise – and wherever possible – completely remove all health and well-being related risks in the workplace.

Should a dereliction of duty on the part of your employer be suspected, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation. In this instance, you must contact a reputable and learned upper limb disorders solicitors in Manchester, like Versus Law.

How Do I Make an Upper Limb Disorders Claim?

The first step to making a claim is to contact Versus Law solicitors. We will then organise to meet you at a FREE consultation to discuss your case. Once we understand the nature of your upper limb disorder, your circumstances, and the effect that your workplace has had on your disorder, we will talk you through your options and provide you with expert on how to make a claim.

At this stage, all you need to do is to provide us with all the details of your circumstance, the effect that the disorder has had on your life, including any absences from work and loss of earnings. If you have any medical records of ongoing treatment, that would be helpful also.

Once we’ve gathered all the information, our perceptive and sharp upper limb disorders solicitors in Manchester will contact your employer to see if they are prepared to take responsibility. If they do, we will try to get interim compensation payments. Any agreed amount will be paid to you prior to the settlement of your claim and can help financially towards any loss of income, medical treatment or travel expenses.

As part of our thorough service, we may instruct a medical professional to examine you to understand the extent of your injury.

How Much Compensation Can I Claim For Upper Limb Disorders?

The amount of compensation for any upper limb disorders in Manchester is entirely dependent on individual circumstances. Versus Law’s specialist solicitors will need to get as much information as possible before negotiating with your employer on any settlement. Factors that influence the amount of compensation that you’ll likely receive include:

  • The severity or longevity of your disorder
  • The actions taken or not taken by your employer
  • Short and long-term effects
  • Loss of earnings
  • Any medical expenses you’ve had to pay
  • Your ongoing care and support, both immediately and in the future

We will make sure that the compensation you receive will to support you immediately and in the future.

No Win No Fee Upper Limb Disorders Claims

Versus Law offers a no win no fee service to clients suffering with upper limb disorders. This means that you won’t have to pay anything upfront or if your claim is unsuccessful.

In a successful claim, the person or person’s responsible will be responsible for paying your legal fees, with any outstanding balance deducted from your compensation.

Throughout your claim, our sympathetic and industrious upper limb disorders solicitors in Manchester will keep you informed of your claim’s progress. We will also provide you sound legal advice and communicate professionally with your employer.

Is There a Time Limit on Making an Upper Limb Disorder Claim?

You can make a claim anytime within three years of becoming aware that your upper limb injury might be linked to work.

If your injury occurred outside of the UK, the three-year grace period may not be reduced. If you’re unsure whether you’re eligible to make a claim for compensation, contact Versus Law today.

Why Choose Us?

We are an award-winning legal practice with considerable experience settling upper limb disorder claims. Our transparent approach is mirrored by our commitment to helping you achieve favourable compensation for any upper limb injury, and any psychological distress caused.

We successfully settle thousands of workplaces claims every year. This experience is tantamount to employing a solicitor with the very best knowledge of how to resolve upper limb disorders claims quickly and favourably.

Contact Us

To receive your free consultation at Versus Law and discuss how any upper limb disorders in Manchester have effected your ability to work and your life in general and see if you could be entitled to receive compensation, contact us today on 0845 555 0606 or email us at info@versuslaw.co.uk. If you prefer, you can complete our contact form here.

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