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  • Are uncomplicated, friendly and professional,
  • Our fees are sensitive to the South African economy,
  • Have a team of professionals in all major Cities,
  • Function with integrity, attention to detail and are objective driven,
  • Use technology, innovation and internal processes to streamline your experience,
  • Strive to improve the sector we operate in.

 

SERVICES | AMASEVISI


In our ‘team’ we have Legal Practitioners (Lawyers & Attorneys) and other Professionals who offer parallel solutions. Our website menu items LEGAL PRACTITIONERS and OTHER PROFESSIONALS offer a summary of services and will help you decide which type of service provider to use. Please review both pages. Afterwards, if you are still not sure who to use please ask for guidance using the Immediate Action Form on the Contacts Page.

 

FREE OR FEE? SIMAHLA OKANYE UHLAWULE?


For free services you could engage with an organization such as legal-aid.co.za or visit justice.gov.za for free information. Depending on your issue any of the following organizations might be appropriate and mandated to help for free:

  • The National Consumer Commission,
  • CGSO,
  • CCMA,
  • Housing Tribunal,
  • For insurance or banking issues, you should contact the appropriate ombudsman.

If you are looking to hire a Professional we guarantee that the fees quoted will be reasonable and you will not be charged anything until you have accepted a quote or entered into an engagement letter. Payment options will be communicated and might include hourly, per project, fixed rate or retainer. See a Cost Guideline HERE. The use of a Legal Practitioner or Court should be engaged with only once you have exhausted all amicable and free options, or if the matter at hand needs legal guidance and an expert to expedite a solution.


E-CONSULTS


An E-Consult is an effective way to receive expedited support for select, once off or ad hoc matters. Please visit the menu item for more information on this process. CLICK HERE

 

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South African Working days. No public holidays.

  • Monday-Thursday from 09h00-13h00 and 14h00-16h00.
  • Friday 09h00-13h00.

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Personal Injury


Personal injury laws in South Africa are designed to help people who get hurt due to someone else’s negligence. Whether it’s a slip and fall, a car accident, or a dog bite, these laws ensure that victims can receive compensation for their injuries and losses. Let’s break down how this works in a simple and friendly way.

Identify the Negligence: First, determine if someone else was at fault. Negligence means that the person or company did not take reasonable care to prevent harm. For instance, if a shop owner didn’t put up a “wet floor” sign and you slipped and got injured, that’s negligence.

Gather Evidence: Collecting evidence is crucial. This includes taking photos of the accident scene, getting medical reports, and gathering witness statements. All these pieces of information help build a strong case.

Consult a Lawyer: It’s wise to consult a personal injury lawyer. These professionals know the ins and outs of the law and can guide you through the process. They’ll help determine if you have a strong case and advise on the best steps forward.

File a Claim: If you have a strong case, your lawyer will help you file a claim. This legal document details the accident, the negligence involved, and the compensation you seek for medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.

Negotiation and Settlement: Often, the case is settled out of court. Your lawyer will negotiate with the other party’s insurance company to reach a fair settlement. If both sides agree, you’ll receive compensation without going to court.

Court Proceedings: If a settlement isn’t reached, the case may go to court. Both sides will present their evidence, and a judge will decide if the other party was negligent and how much compensation you should receive.

Receiving Compensation: If the court rules in your favour or you settle out of court, you’ll receive compensation. This money helps cover medical bills, lost income, and other expenses related to your injury.

In essence, personal injury laws in South Africa ensure that if you’re injured due to someone else’s negligence, you have a clear path to seek and receive compensation, helping you get back on your feet.

The information on this page is not legal advice. Please engage with our team so we can assign your request to a Legal Practitioner. We look forward to being of service.

Personal Injury