If you have been involved in an accident you may want to claim for an accident on a tricycle. This information will help you work out what to do next if you feel you deserve compensation.
Tricycles are usually very stable vehicles with their three wheels, however, their increased weight and size can cause problems if things go wrong and an accident occurs. Accident Advice Helpline is here to help you work out whether you can claim and, if so, how much you might be able to claim.
Why choose Accident Advice Helpline?
We have been making claims for accidents just like yours for over a decade. Our team of personal injury lawyers has won thousands of claims for people to get their lives back on track and we can help with your claim.
What compensation might you win?
Compensation is awarded on the basis of financial loss due to the accident so, when making a claim, we would look at:
- Loss of earnings: How much money have you lost out on due to your accident?
- Medical costs: How much are you having to spend on medical care?
- Transport: How much are you paying to get to and from any hospital appointments?
As you can see there are several factors which affect calculating how much you may be awarded for a claim for an accident on a tricycle, which is why we cannot say here exactly how much you could be awarded. Try our free 30-second test on our homepage to get an idea of what compensation you could be entitled to.
Grounds for a claim for an accident on a tricycle
There are two conditions set for making a claim for compensation:
- The accident must have been the fault of someone else.
- The accident must been within the last three years.
Claiming on behalf of a minor
If you are the legal guardian or parent of a child you may make a claim for an accident on a tricycle on their behalf. Otherwise, upon reaching majority (18 years old), they may claim for themselves as long as it is within three years of their 18th birthday.
If you think you might be entitled to make a claim for an accident on a tricycle you should get in touch. Our experts will walk you through the steps you need to be able to file a claim. There is no pressure to claim and we work on a no win, no fee* basis. We want to make it as easy as possible for you.
If you wish to proceed and you have grounds for a claim, just call Accident Advice Helpline from a landline for free on 0800 689 0500 and let us get the compensation that you deserve. You can also contact us by using a mobile phone on 0333 500 0993 or by texting claim365 to 88010. Our friendly advisors will be able to provide you with the relevant help and advice regarding your injuries. If you would rather find out if you qualify online, you can take our 30-second test available on our homepage.
Date Published: November 30, 2015
Author: Lee Tadd
Category: Bike accident claims