Being in an accident that was not your fault is a feeling that is felt my many people across the country. No matter what the circumstances of the accident are, if it wasn’t your fault you shouldn’t have to pay the associated costs.
Making a claim for an accident in Port Talbot is the action you can take to make a stand for yourself and win some money to compensate the costs you accrued.
Making a claim for compensation
In order to make a claim for compensation you will need to be able to prove that you were not responsible for what happened. Having evidence is crucial to having a successful compensation claim. Whether it is through the use of photographs or through the statements of eye witnesses, having a separate source being able to confirm the version of events can make all the difference.
In addition to the evidence which you are able to gather the solicitors in charge of your accident in Port Talbot compensation claim can also contribute to the collection of evidence. With resources at their disposal they are able to retrieve CCTV footage from local cameras which may show the accident and they can access various files which can also prove useful.
An accident in Port Talbot and the actual case
Once all of the evidence has been collected your solicitors representing your accident in Port Talbot compensation claim can present the case to the interested parties. Initially this will be the defence party but at a later stage it may need to come to the attention of a judge.
In effect the solicitors do most of the work for you. They will take part in negotiations and discussions on your behalf and talk about the responsibility of the accident and compensation amounts with the defence party’s legal representation.
Most cases can be resolved without the use of a court hearing but on the odd occasion if your claim does end up in court your solicitor will accompany you and support you throughout the proceedings.
If you need to make a compensation claim but have questions you need to ask, get in touch with us at Accident Advice Helpline. Our friendly advisers have extensive knowledge in the area of compensation claims so they can fill in all the gaps for you. It’s free to call so phone 0800 689 0500 from a landline or dial 0333 500 0993 from a mobile today. With our no-win, no-fee policy there’s absolutely no risk, so what are you waiting for? Let us get you the justice you deserve.
Date Published: 20th May 2014
Author: David Brown