Accident Advice Helpline is one of the leading law firms in the UK providing a first rate legal service to the residents of Barnard Castle and the whole of County Durham. The accident solicitor in Barnard Castle team are very busy and deal with an impressive case load. Residents of Barnard Castle contact them when they have been injured in an accident that was someone else’s fault. Here’s a selection of the types of cases that this busy department handles.
Accident solicitor in Barnard Castle team – road traffic injuries
Car safety has improved hugely over the last half a century so the majority of journeys in and around Barnard Castle are safe ones. However, every now and again, something goes wrong. Another driver has a lapse of concentration or an error of judgement and there is an accident. If the result of that accident is you becoming injured then the law gives you the right to claim compensation from the person who caused the accident. In practice, this is likely to be a claim against their motor insurance policy.
The accident solicitor in Barnard Castle team have dealt with thousands of road traffic accident cases. They know all about the sorts of injuries which commonly result from road traffic accidents and are very familiar with identifying who was at fault. They spend a great deal of time guiding their clients through the claims process and advising them about the information that they have to provide. They try to keep the paperwork down to a minimum and handle claims over the telephone thus avoiding lengthy lawyers meetings at the office.
Criminal injuries in Barnard Castle are rare – it is a safe place to live. However, criminal attacks are not impossible and the accident solicitor in Barnard Castle team have to deal with a small number every year. They are allocated to a criminal injuries specialist with an impressive knowledge of how to successfully claim from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority. In general, the more serious injuries are awarded the highest levels of compensation and Accident Advice Helpline know just how to help their injured clients get the level of compensation that they deserve. The last thing that victims of criminal assaults feel like is completing a lot of paperwork. The personal injury lawyers keep this to a minimum and complete as much as they can themselves.
Workplace injuries are particularly upsetting and embarrassing. Employers have a clear duty to protect the health, safety and welfare of their employees whilst they are at work and if this has not happened it is very distressing. Workplace hazards are numerous and varied so a large law firm like Accident Advice Helpline are well place to be able to find an occupational injury expert to help with your particular case. The good news is that you are not required to pay a large upfront sum in legal fees to access this sort of expertise – it is provided on a no-win, no-fee basis.
Call Accident Advice Helpline today on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 28th June 2013
Author: Sharon Parry