Easter means different things to different people. For some it is about religion, others family and for some it is just a nice long break from work. Here are our tips to avoid a travel accident and stay safe on the Easter long weekend.
Be prepared in order to avoid a travel accident
If you are planning going out on the Easter weekend whether just for the day or the whole weekend. Make sure you are prepared to avoid a travel accident. This means planning your route before you leave, take supplies such as water with you and leave plenty of time to reach your destination. This will help prevent a travel accident and greatly reduce stress levels.
Take plenty to amuse the kids
Travelling with kids can be stressful. To ease the stress and thus reduce the risk of a travel accident make sure you pack plenty to entertain them, from books and music to games and toys.
Avoid peak times to avoid a travel injury
If you have to drive anywhere try and avoid the peak times which tend to be the Friday afternoon and Sunday night as these are the times when families are travelling to and from their breaks. By avoiding peak times it will be quieter on the roads and less chance of a travel accident such as a car collision.
Unfortunately travel accidents can and do happen and Easter weekend can be a common weekend for accidents to occur due to how congested the roads and towns are. If you have had a travel accident within the last 3 years that wasn’t your fault, you may be able to make a claim.
Accident Advice Helpline
Accident Advice Helpline is a law firm that specialises in such cases as travel accident compensation claims. With 15 years’ worth of experience our team of lawyers will help make the claims process as simple and stress free-as possible. In fact many clients are able to settle their travel accident claim without stepping foot in a court room.
To find out more about making a travel accident compensation claim call the 24-hour Freephone number, 0800 689 0500. Alternatively, take the simple 30-second compensation calculator online to find out how much your travel accident claim could be worth.