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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Category : Road Traffic Accident Claims

    Driving lesson accident counselling

    For many, learning to drive is the first step to gaining independence, but it also carries an element of risk. Motor accidents range from minor bumps and scrapes to major accidents, which in some very severe cases can prove fatal. At Accident Advice Helpline, we regularly advise clients who have suffered physical injuries, but there….

    What is National Road Victims Month?

    Organised by the RoadPeace Organisation in 1998, National Road Victims Month aims to remember those who tragically lost loved ones in road traffic accidents. The month is dedicated to all of those who have lost their lives in road accidents and aims to help promote awareness of road safety among all road users. As a….

    What is the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM)?

    The Institute of Advanced Motorists (known as IAM for short) is an independent charity focussed on improving road safety. They have a number of courses you can take that are fully approved by the Driving Standards Agency (DSA). These courses are designed to test your existing driving skills and to enhance them so you become….

    What is the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA)?

    VOSA stands for the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency, which has recently been replaced by DVSA. This new agency (the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency) will merge VOSA with the DSA, which was previously called the Driving Standards Agency. VOSA provided many assorted services related to vehicles and driving and all these services have now….

    Why having an MOT keeps you safe

    If it’s getting to the time of year where you need to have your car MOT’d, you might be wondering why it’s so important and how it actually keeps you safe on the road. By law you need to have a valid MOT test certificate once your car is three years old, which must be….

    Road traffic accident advice

    When somebody contacts us looking for road traffic accident advice, we’re always happy to be able to help, but sad to hear about what they’ve been through. Here at Accident Advice Helpline, we deal with a lot of cases like this and we realise how upsetting they can be. We’re determined to help victims get the….

    Safe Driving Guide – BRAKE – the Road Safety Charity

    The chances are you have heard of BRAKE at one point or another. BRAKE is a charity that focuses on all aspects of road safety. It highlights the ways we can all help reduce the chances of road accidents occurring, not just through driving more slowly but through proper use of and respect for the….

    The Law on Seat Belts

    It’s hard to imagine a time now when wearing seat belts wasn’t compulsory, but in fact wearing seat belts in both the front and back of a vehicle has only been a legal requirement since the early nineties. Prior to this, wearing a seat belt was only compulsory in the front of a vehicle. It….

    Most common causes of road traffic accidents

    Government statistics show that the number of fatal road traffic accidents has fallen to an all-time low, yet thousands of people are killed on Britain’s roads every year. If you’ve been involved in a road traffic accident and you were injured through no fault of your own, contact Accident Advice Helpline to discuss car crash….

    Bicycle road traffic accident advice

    With little to protect cyclists other than a cycling helmet, a road traffic accident involving a bicycle is very likely to result in injury. If you are someone who has been injured in these circumstances, then you could benefit from bicycle road traffic accident advice. If you have been injured in a bicycle road traffic….

    Does bracing lessen the effect of injury?

    When an accident happens, whether it is a road traffic accident or especially an accident on an aeroplane or other moving vehicle that is commercially owned and driven or piloted by someone else, passengers are often advised to brace when a crash is imminent. But, can this and does this lessen the effect of the….

    Finding help with road traffic accident UK law

    Have you been injured in a road traffic accident in the UK? Many of us who have been aren’t aware of the road traffic accident UK law relating to accidents and making a claim for personal injury compensation. With so much information available online, it’s all too easy to stumble across misleading and inaccurate information….

    Justice for road traffic accident victims

    If you were involved in a car accident which wasn’t your fault and which left you injured you may be feeling like justice was not served. Your car insurance companies may have taken care of the car damage but what about the physical and emotional damage you have had to suffer? If you believe that….

    Compensation for a crash during a driving lesson

    It is fair to say the last thing you would expect while learning how to drive would be to have a crash during a driving lesson. We have all heard stories of learner drivers driving into ponds or performing manoeuvres that lead them to end up crashing into gardens or doing other things that result….

    Compensation for dangerous lorry driving accidents

    Lorries and heavy goods vehicles often carry heavy loads and travel on high-speed roads, therefore the drivers of these vehicles should always put road safety first. Cyclists, motorcyclists and pedestrians are extremely vulnerable and at risk of serious injury in the event of an accident with any vehicle, but are more so when the vehicle….

    Compensation for a crash involving roadworks

    Roadworks are often an obstacle when you are travelling to work, but they can usually be passed without incident. If you are driving safely, you reduce your chances of being involved in an accident or a crash. However, if you are driving too fast or you are driving without paying due care and attention, you….

    Compensation for delivery driver injuries

    You might not think that working as a delivery driver is a dangerous job. However, you could be lifting heavy or bulky goods on a daily basis, or moving parcels which have been packaged in a way that makes them dangerous (for example broken or sharp objects). Delivery driver injuries are not uncommon, and one….

    Safe Driving Guide – UK Alcohol Limits

    Many people would say it is best not to drink any alcohol at all if you know you are going to be driving. However, there are specific UK alcohol limits in place that determine how much alcohol you can have in your system and still be able to drive legally. At present the maximum amount….

    A guide to using signs during road works

    Here in the UK, we have some of the safest roads in the whole world and that’s partly due to our policy of having clear signposts for all potential obstacles. When road works are in place, it’s very important that they be properly signposted, signposted quickly so as to avoid potential disruption to traffic and….

    Who do I claim against for misplaced road signs?

    As one of the longest established companies in the personal injuries field, we at Accident Advice Helpline are often asked, “who do I claim against for misplaced road signs?” Misplaced road signs can cause horrific accidents on our roads, resulting in injury, damage to property and even death. Most people involved in such accidents usually….

    Why does bad weather cause accidents?

    Here in the UK, we get our fair share of bad weather, and unfortunately more road traffic accidents happen during inclement weather than when it’s fine and sunny! There are a number of reasons for this, so let’s look at what some of the main ones are: People are rushing – rushing to get home,….

    Top 5 causes of road traffic accidents

    According to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), ‘Great Britain has one of the best road safety records in Europe and the world’. Despite this, every year, thousands of individuals become victims of a road traffic accident through no fault of their own, leaving them injured and distressed. While driving safely and….

    How to claim roadworks accident compensation

    No one likes travelling in an area where roadworks are taking place, purely because they can add time on to your journey. However while they can understandably cause delays, they are usually quite safe to travel through, providing everyone travels at the posted speed and does nothing to put the lives of anyone else in….

    Road traffic

    Things to consider if you have suffered a road traffic accident It’s listed as one of the top ten most stressful incidents you can suffer.  And yet 68% of adults in the UK hold a full driving licence.  We become so used to driving that we forget the damage and carnage that a car can….

    Vehicle accident

    It can be an embarrassing process if you have to make a claim against a family member or friend who was responsible for a road accident in which you may have suffered injuries. Perhaps surprisingly, this type of accident is quite common in the UK, particularly where the victims are passengers. Driving lesson Typical scenarios….

    Road claims

    We spend a lot of time rushing around in this hectic world that we live in – trying to get from A to B in the quickest time possible. On our roads, that practice could spell disaster and the odds can increase dramatically for an individual being involved in a highway accident which may not….

    Traffic incident injuries

    Official estimates are that there are over 200,000 road traffic accidents each year in the UK, resulting in a complexity of injuries. About 10 per cent of these accidents cause serious injuries or even prove fatal. Fortunately, while the majority of traffic incident injuries are only minor, the effects of others can be long-term. They….

    Road accident report

    50 million people worldwide are injured in road traffic accidents. Analysts of this type of  road accident report that children and young people are most at risk from injury and death on the roads and the accident rate is significantly higher in poorer countries that have more older vehicles on the road and less habit….

    Accident on the roads

    Claiming for an accident on the roads Estimates show that there are some 40,000 drivers involved in a car accident on the roads every year. It’s no surprise then that some 30,000 people per year suffer from personal injuries as a result. Here at Accident Advice Helpline, we deal with hundreds of claims for an accident on the….

    Crash Compensation Claim

    Many people don’t know it, but there are things that you might do that can negatively impact your car crash compensation claim before you even file it. Below are some of the tips to remember when you plan to file a car crash compensation claim. Don’t give insurance companies recorded statements when filing a car….

    Traffic accidents

    Traffic accidents – just how dangerous are our roads? Are our roads dangerous?  Are traffic accidents on the rise or falling?  For many of us, the thought of ourselves or our loved ones being involved in traffic accidents is a major concern, but statistics from the Department of Transport in 2012 indicate that our roads….

    Traffic incident

    On average there are 40,000 road accidents which happen in the United Kingdom. Some 30,000 people per year suffer from personal injuries as a result of a traffic incident, many of whom start a compensation claim as a result. Due to most road users driving cars, this vehicle type is by far the most common….

    Crash claim

    If you have been injured in a crash in the past three years you may be able to make a claim for compensation. This is a service that comes at no cost to you and a promise that you will always receive the highest level of care and 100% of your crash claim compensation. Help making….

    Traffic accident injury

    Can victims of a maritime traffic accident injury claim compensation? It is very easy to think of a traffic accident injury in terms of cars on the roads or cyclists being injured on the roads however there are those who are injured as a result of maritime traffic as well and the question is can….

    Road Accidents Claims

    Cheap Hi-Vis jackets lead to increased number of Road Accidents Claims road safety experts? They look bright in the shop but the real test is whether Hi-Vis jackets work in the dark or poor light. The thing is that cheap imports that do not conform to British and European standards could be leading to an….

    Road Accident Injury

    Road Accident Injury Figures are Dropping but not for one sector of road users Generally road accident injury figures are showing a drop in numbers of those killed or seriously injured on the roads. However one group of road users are still being injured at an alarming rate and the numbers of them being seriously….

    Vehicle accident solicitor

    Statistically van drivers are more dangerous – a vehicle accident solicitor can help secure compensation claims It may seem like a stereotypical claim given the inherent bias most motorists have against van drivers. In particular, white van drivers are maligned by most road users including other white van drivers. Statistically, van drivers are more dangerous than….

    Traffic Accident Law

    Road traffic accidents Here at Accident Advice Helpline, one of the UK’s leading accident law firms, the most common type of accident we see people suffering personal injuries from is road traffic accidents. The Department of Transport reported that in 2011 the total number of casualties (includes slight injuries, serious injuries and fatalities) in road….

    Motor Vehicle Accident Claims

    Every motorist has a legal obligation to be insured before they drive their vehicle. The result of this is that motor vehicle accident claims for personal injury can be made against them by third parties injured by them.  But even if the person responsible for causing a road accident is not insured then you may….

    Tips for making a vehicle accident claim

    Tips for making a vehicle accident claim Find out what exactly a vehicle accident claim is and what it involves. A personal injury law firm like Accident Advice Helpline is in an ideal position to advise you on this. If you have been in a vehicle accident that was not your fault: call them. The friendly professional advisors….

    Road Traffic Accident Today

    If you have been involved in a road traffic accident today that was not your fault you are probably still feeling shocked, confused and upset. You will still be dealing with the early effects of your symptoms and may still be in hospital. Even if you are at home, this is a stressful and painful….

    Road Injury Claims

    How to make road injury claims – the facts Road injuries are injuries that you have suffered in an accident on the roads. They can affect any part of the body and range in severity. If you have been involved in a road accident that was not your fault you may be able to claim….

    Road Injury

    Every year, many people are involved in accidents on the roads in the UK. In fact, some 50,000 people are injured or killed in road accidents each year. Of course road injuries are very variable. They can involve pedestrians, bicycles, motorcycles, vans, cars, buses and heavy goods vehicles. The injuries are very variable as well…..

    Road Accident Claim Calculator

    Making the decision about whether to start a road accident claim can be a stressful and worrying time. You need to get as much information at this time as you possibly can. One of the main considerations is that you don’t want to pay expensive legal fees up front. Ideally, you need some no obligation,….

    Accidents on the road

    A practical guide to dealing with accidents on the road Dealing with accidents on the road can be really hard. As well as doing everything you can to facilitate a speedy recovery, there’ll be other factors that you will have to consider to ensure that you get on the right track as quickly as possible…..

    Road Injury Impact Claim

    A road injury impact claim can result from many different form of injury; broken limbs, sprains and strains, soft tissue damage, physical, emotional or psychological injury are just some examples. Here at Accident Advice Helpline, we take your road injury impact claim extremely seriously and can help you put a claim together that will take….

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