Published On: Wed, Oct 21st, 2015

Why Personal Injury Law Has Become Big Business

Over the last ten years, thousands of personal injury companies have launched onto the market. There are many reasons for that, some of which we’ll discuss in just a moment. Lots of people now go straight to a solicitor the moment an injury occurs. Rightfully so in most instances! You are always entitled to compensation when you suffer an injury that wasn’t your fault.

More knowledge about the industry

Personal injury lawyers now get a lot of clients. That means they have more cash to spend on marketing. That means they can afford to pay for TV ads and lots of other promotion. Seeing the industry mentioned so often makes the public more aware of their rights.

More professionals getting involved

The industry is currently growing fast. That encourages law students and professionals to focus on that area of law. As more people become qualified in the subject, lots of new companies appear on the market. It’s a bit of a never-ending cycle at the moment.

More judges understanding your rights

There are lots of reasons people start personal injury claims. Many of them are listed on the infographic below. These days, judges understand your rights a lot more. The government places lots of pressure on companies to get health and safety right. Failures are often punished significantly.

You now know why personal injury law has become big business. So, we hope you have a better perception of the situation. Will you need an injury lawyer at some point in the future? It’s impossible to say. However, you must always seek compensation when you are entitled to do so.


Infographic designed by Friedl Richardson