How do I claim compensation?

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Where do I start?

Victims of personal injury through no fault of their own often don’t know how to embark on legal redress. In principle, everybody knows you have to find a solicitor and make a claim, but which solicitor, and where do you find one? These days it’s easier because the internet makes information about anything so much more accessible than previously. However, the downside can be too much information. With the explosion of online resources, we tend to suffer from information overload.  If I need to find the right compensation provider for me and I am spoilt for choice, how do I claim compensation?

How do I claim compensation? Top Tips

DO – keep all your receipts for expenses related to your accident – you may need them

DO – note down what happened at the time of the accident

DO – find witnesses – if anyone is prepared to act as a witness, take their contact details

DON’T – discuss your case with your witnesses, your solicitor will do that

Compensation providers online

DO – look for one regulated by The Ministry of Justice

DO – check your eligibility to claim

DO – find out what you are likely to have to pay out, should you start a claim

DO – understand exactly what the outcomes might be

DON’T – be put off by how complicated it looks, your compensation provider is there to guide you through it.

Accident Advice Helpline

So, how do I claim compensation? We can help you decide whether you are eligible to claim compensation for an injury you sustained if it was not your fault and it happened within the last three years. We make it easy to assess your eligibility with our 30-second online test and thereafter our questionnaire about your injury. You can call us to find out more, if you prefer, on our 24/7 helpline 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 or head on over to the main website to do the tests. Accident Advice Helpline has the experience of assessing many cases and the expertise to find the best solicitor with the expertise in handling similar claims to yours.  If you are asking yourself how do I claim compensation, then start with us.


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