People have many questions they require answers to when they have been injured. How did it happen? Was I injured because of the actions of a third party? Could my injury have been prevented? How can I calculate my injury claim?
That last question is particularly important because lots of people wish to know what they might be able to claim if they have been hurt in some way they were not responsible for. If there is ample evidence that negligence was to blame, they have every right to ask how much they might receive for that injury.
How is compensation calculated?
While every compensation claim is different, there are broad guidelines that are designed to help injury compensation lawyers work out a proper amount to grant the injured person. This means similar cases are likely to receive similar amounts. For example, if two people each receive a shoulder injury that is similar in nature and resolves itself within a similar time, they are likely to receive similar amounts.
However, you should note that other injuries suffered by each individual, if this is the case, will also be considered when calculating any sum of compensation that might be awarded. Therefore, it is imperative to speak with a compensation lawyer, so you can determine how much your case might award you if you are successful.
Can you help me calculate my injury claim?
We have already discovered the question ‘How can I calculate my injury claim?’ is one of the more common questions people ask in this instance. The good news is we can indeed help, if you call 0800 689 0500 (or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile). These numbers connect you to Accident Advice Helpline, where you can seek no-obligation advice to determine whether your claim might be a success.
It is often hard to see whether you have enough evidence to prove a claim of negligence against a third party when you have been in an accident. So, if you have a chance to speak with an expert who regularly handles such claims, you may be able to get an answer sooner rather than later. Our team is trained to handle all calls and all situations where someone has been hurt and wishes to know what they could be awarded in compensation. Call today to see how much you could receive.
Date Published: January 25, 2017
Author: Rob Steen
Category: Personal injury claims