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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

    Accident and injury claim procedure

    Accidents happen all the time everywhere in the world. There are a variety of reasons why people are in accidents and there is an accident and injury claim procedure for these situations. Below are some of the reasons why accidents happen and what happens when someone has a car accident.  Not all of these accident causes are because of the driver, but they all can cause someone to be injured.

    Car crash accident and injury claim procedure due to defects in the design

    There aren’t any products that are all made perfectly, and this applies to cars too. There are a lot of parts and automobiles, and when there is a defective part it can cause a very serious automobile accident. A lot of automakers have had issues with defects and design in years past, including Toyota with their unintended acceleration and Ford Explorer with their rollovers. The one thing to remember about defects is that it’s rarely ever the fault of the driver, unless they have been warned about the recall and didn’t heed the warnings.

    Car accident and injury claim procedure due to someone changing lanes unsafely

    Changing lanes is something that everybody does every day. But there is a right way and a wrong way to do this. Many times people change lanes unsafely when they don’t know where they’re going or they aren’t paying attention to where they’re going. In order to prevent needless car accidents, it’s important to use your indicators, check blind spots, and carefully proceed into the other lane.

    Car accident and injury claim procedure due to someone driving the wrong way

    This is one of the deadliest things that people can do. A lot of times this is because of driving while intoxicated, but sometimes people who are in an unfamiliar area are trying to drive the wrong way. Sometimes you will drive down the street believing it’s a normal turn but it’s just one way. Doing this puts everyone in danger.

    If you have been in an accident and you are injured because of the accident, one of the best decisions that you can make is to find a solicitor to help you with your case.  If you want the claim experts on your side, then call Accident Advice Helpline. We can offer the right solicitor for your case and all of our solicitors work on a no-win, no-fee basis.

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    Date Published: 22nd January 2013

    Author: jan_newell

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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