Have you had an accident that wasn’t your fault? Even in the peaceful village of Shorwell on the Isle of Wight, anything is possible and whether you’re a resident or someone who has come to visit during the summer months, an accident can leave you feeling upset, angry and bitter. But the question is, what can you do about it?
You weren’t to blame and you shouldn’t have to suffer
Shorwell is a sleepy village, situated on the South-West side of the Isle of Wight and is an ideal place to visit if you like walking or cycling. If you’ve planned a relaxing day out or holiday, an injury claim is probably the last thing you’ll have been thinking about, but if you’ve suffered any of the following, you may eligible to claim compensation using an accident solicitor in Shorwell:
• A road traffic accident, as a result of another individuals careless driving.
• A slip, trip or fall, due to a spillage or badly placed piece of equipment.
• Medical negligence of any kind, such as a badly trained first aider.
How do I know if I’m eligible to use an accident claim solicitor Shorwell?
There are several rules when it comes to claiming compensation for an accident, but two good questions to ask yourself initially are:
• Was my accident someone else’s fault?
• Did my accident happen within the last three years?
If you can answer ‘yes’ to both questions, chances are you may be eligible to claim some sort of compensation for your accident. The next challenge is to find someone you can trust to take on your case and this can be tricky if you don’t know the area of Shorwell very well – luckily, Accident Advice Helpline are a large law firm that are always willing to communicate via email and post, so they can provide you with an accident claim solicitor in Shorwell that you can get in touch with from anywhere in the country.
How do I get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline?
Accident Advice Helpline have telephone lines that are answered twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week by friendly advisers, who can help you take the first steps to making your claim. Simply call 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile to get the ball rolling or visit the website and use their unique compensation calculator to work out if you may be eligible to make a claim.
Date Published: 27th August 2013
Author: Jan Newell