Accident at work
Spinal cord injury
Trip or slip
About Nicholas Seymour
Nick Seymour is the South West Personal Injury Coordinator for Thompsons Solicitors, the largest Trade Union law firm in the UK. Nick has many years experience in successfully concluding personal injury and accident compensation claims.
As a team manager, he enjoys mentoring and sharing that knowledge with his team, who also provide the full range of legal services to their clients across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. Nick Seymour has experience in all types of accidents at work such as slips, trips and falls, being hit by falling objects, and injuries caused by faulty machinery.
In addition, he has successfully concluded many cases that involve occupational diseases caused either through exposure to hazardous substances, or through the negligence of an employer in providing or maintaining equipment such as vibrating tools. Cases have included clients who have developed asthma, industrial deafness or HAVS (Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome) sometimes know as vibration white finger, and Nick is the supervisor for such cases in the Plymouth office of Thompsons.
Nick has an extremely approachable style and believes in forming good relationships with his clients so that he can understand their circumstances and adopt the best method to secure the best outcome for their case. This may often include working on a consensual basis with insurers in order to secure the needs of his clients, such as interim payments to allow them to begin courses of physiotherapy, or essential rehabilitation. However, if he establishes that an assertive approach is what is required, he has no hesitation in using his strong negotiation skills to achieve the right outcome for his client.
Nicks flexibility, tenacity, extensive knowledge and experience across the spectrum of the personal injury compensation law will ensure he obtains the maximum compensation for you and your family. Nick is a member of several local support and legal organisations, including The Law Society The Exeter Medico Legal Society Accredited as a senior litigator by APIL (The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers)