What can you make a compensation claim for?
Although many people are aware that they can take legal action after an accident, they aren’t always clear about what they can claim for. Rather than missing out on your opportunity to obtain compensation, why not contact Accident Advice Helpline to find out more about making compensation claims in Oldbury?
If you’ve been hurt through no fault of your own, you should be able to obtain compensation for the harm you’ve suffered. As long as you can prove that someone else was responsible for your injuries, you could make a claim for various types of incidents. These may include, motoring accidents, injuries which occurred at home, accidents on public transport, slips, trips or falls or even work related injuries.
Making compensation claims in Oldbury
Once you know that you’re eligible to take legal action, you’ll want to know exactly what you can obtain compensation for. In general, claimants are able to obtain compensation for any physical injuries they’ve sustained, providing they received medical treatment for them.
You could obtain compensation for head injuries, spinal injuries, fractures, cuts and lacerations or even whiplash and muscle damage.
However, you should also consider obtaining compensation for any psychological injuries you’ve sustained. As these can have a dramatic impact on your life you should be compensated for them, in addition to receiving compensation for the physical injuries you’ve suffered.
When you make your compensation claims in Oldbury, it’s also worth considering what costs you’ve incurred because of your injuries. If you’ve had to pay for any expenses because of the incident, we may be able to help you to claim them back.
These may include lost income, assistance with childcare, help at home or even your medical costs. Ideally, you should keep the receipts for these costs as it can make it easier to claim them back in the future.
Could Accident Advice Helpline help you?
If your injury occurred within the last three years and wasn’t your fault, it’s likely that we’ll be able to assist you with your claim. We have extensive experience and have operated in the personal injury industry for over 15 years so you know you’ll be in good hands if you choose to work with us.
We even offer our services on a no win no fee* basis so you won’t have to pay any upfront fees in order to make a claim with us.
To find out more, call Accident Advice Helpline now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile and we’ll do everything we can to help.