Have you been injured in an accident in Abergavenny, or do you live there and had a road traffic accident? If so, you may be thinking about making an Abergavenny road traffic accident claim. In order to do so you must be able to prove that you were not to blame for your accident and also that another person was at fault.
If you were had a road traffic accident that involved one or more motorised vehicles, and you, and perhaps other people, were injured, the police should have been called. They investigate the causes of such accidents and can appeal for witnesses, so that they can ascertain who was to blame for the accident (if anyone).
If people are injured in a road traffic accident, an ambulance should be called as some injuries require immediate medical treatment. Your medical report as well as the police report (if they were called to the accident scene) will be required if you are to file an Abergavenny road traffic accident claim.
Need to file an Abergavenny road traffic accident claim?
If you believe that you have good grounds on which to base an Abergavenny road traffic accident claim, but need expert advice and help to do so, call us at Accident Advice Helpline. You generally have three years from the date of an accident that happened in the UK to file a personal injury compensation claim. However, that is not always true and you might have much less time than you had supposed to file that claim. If you call us at Accident Advice Helpline, we can tell you how long you actually have to file your particular claim. All our lawyers work in-house and we have over 15 years of experience.
Road traffic accidents near Abergavenny
Accidents close to Abergavenny may be caused by ice in winter and this was true in 2014 when a woman died of her injuries after skidding out of control and crashing into a tree. In 2013, road deaths in Wales rose by almost 20% with more than a 100 fatalities and many more people being treated for injuries.Open Claim Calculator
Abergavenny is close to the Heads of the Valleys Road, which can be treacherous in wintery conditions, and drivers should take extra care when driving on it. Apart from wintery weather, there are also the sheep which sometimes stray onto the road.
Accident Advice Helpline
If you need expert legal advice and help to file a personal injury compensation claim, call us at Accident Advice Helpline. Our freephone lines are always open for your calls, although you may need to leave us your name and contact details so that we can get back to you as soon as we can. From a landline call 0800 689 0500, or from a mobile, call 0333 500 0993.