An accident of any kind has the potential to leave you shaken, especially if you end up with a serious injury that requires a trip to (or even a stay in) hospital. When the incident that caused that injury isn’t your fault, it can be even more distressing and that’s why people are choosing to make accident and injury claims. Get in touch today if you need accident legal advice in Woking.
It doesn’t matter if the accident was a multi-car pile-up on the motorway or a trip in a supermarket car park; all victims could be entitled to make a claim if it can be proven that someone or something else was at fault.
Over the years a lot of people have suffered in silence, choosing to deal with the recuperation period and physiotherapy by themselves and this often means that the anxieties and stresses linger which just prolong the recovery.
Don’t suffer in silence – get accident legal advice in Woking
Rather than dealing with the after-effects of the accident with just the help and support of friends, family and doctors; these innocent victims are looking to make accident and injury claims in Woking because they feel that they are entitled to compensation and legal assistance from professionals.
Personal injury lawyers can provide insights into a potential claim that you might not have previously thought of. They might ask for details about the accident that you might not have remembered initially, but once they come back to you and you pass them on to your lawyer, they could make the difference between not only an eligible and a non-eligible claim, but an unsuccessful or successful one.
If you can make as many notes as you possibly can about your accident, as soon as they come into your mind, the better it may be for your compensation claim.
Take a car accident as an example. If you can note down factors such as the location of the accident, the approximate speeds involved, the road and weather conditions, names and contact details of any witnesses and the medical diagnosis and treatment you received afterwards.
Then, a personal injury lawyer can go through all of the details and assess your claim to give you the best possible representation.
How do I make accident and injury claims?
Making a claim might be a daunting prospect for many – and it’s understandable. After all, when you don’t have a law degree or a career in the legal profession the whole field sounds and looks highly complicated.
Fortunately, the team at Accident Advice Helpline try to take the complex nature out of the claims process to make it as stress-free as possible because we believe that the accident was stressful enough.
If you’re eligible to make a no-win no-fee claim for compensation, then we will assign you with your own personal injury lawyer who will handle the case for you and who will be able to answer any questions you might have about the claim or the process.
To find out if you’re entitled to make a claim you can take the short test on our website, or call 0800 689 0500 (or 0333 500 0992 from a mobile), and speak with one of our friendly lawyers. Talk to us today if you need accident legal advice in Woking.
Date Published: 13th July 2015
Author: David Brown