What exactly do Barnby Moor accident solicitors do? We know that they are the personal injury lawyers that help people from Barnby Moor claim compensation when they have been injured in accidents that were not their fault. We know that we can get hold of them by contacting Accident Advice Helpline. This, however, does not give us any information about what they actually do. Here is a typical day in the life of the accident solicitor in Barnby Moor.
Typical day – accident solicitor in Barnby Moor
A typical day brings in many new clients that the accident solicitor in the Barnby Moor office has not had any contact with before. Some of these clients call Accident Advice Helpline 24 hotline and have already spoken to the friendly, professional advisers. They have confirmed that they live in the Barnby Moor area and that they want to proceed with a claim for compensation. They are at the start of the claims process. The accident solicitor in Barnby Moor team will be giving them details of the type of information that they need to supply about the accident.
Road traffic accident clients will be asked for information about their own vehicle and the other vehicles involved in the crash. The manoeuvres, speeds and positions of all the vehicles is relevant. The weather and road conditions can also be an important factor. The accident solicitor in Barnby Moor team will be advising their clients to think carefully about the details so that they can provide a complete and accurate picture about what happened. Photographs, sketches and diagrams can also be helpful.
Workplace accident clients will also be asked for details about the accident. If a piece of machinery or equipment was involved then the details of what went wrong are vitally important. The client will be asked to think back to any training or instruction that they had been given on how to use the machinery or equipment safely.
Some clients are further on with their claim and they are now providing details of how the injury is costing them money. The accident solicitor in Barnby Moor team will be processing and checking all of this information. Clients will be sending in receipts for travel, parking, childcare, household help and maybe even personal care. These clients will probably be attending their medical assessment report appointments and their reports will need to be reviewed.
A large amount of time is spent corresponding with the legal team acting for the person or company that is being asked to pay the compensation. In reality, this is usually an insurance company. Accident Advice Helpline personal injury lawyers work exceptionally hard to secure high levels of compensation for their clients.
Finally, some clients will be at the end of their claim. Some claims take longer than others to settle and so the length of any one claim is unpredictable. It is the pleasant task of the personal injury lawyer to contact the client and let them know how much compensation they have received.
Date Published: 28th June 2013
Author: Sharon Parry