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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Accident solicitor in Bawburgh

    Speak to an accident solicitor in Bawburgh about your injury claim

    In cases of personal injury, where a victim was involved in a serious accident in the Bawburgh area and that accident was caused by somebody else’s negligence, the home carer is often forgotten in the first rush to claim compensation. However, it is important that family members caring for the injured person also get the occasional break or their own health will suffer, especially when the injured person needs long-term care.

    Although there is financial help available through social services and various charities, the benefits system is so complicated and time-consuming, many people shy away from using it. Is the cost of a homecare worker or care attendant included in a personal injury claim?

    This is just one of many questions non-fault accident victims and their families have when they contact an accident solicitor in Bawburgh about making personal injury claims.

    Where complex and time-consuming medical issues need to be researched, many small law firms turn down personal injury claims, especially cases that involve medical negligence, industrial injury or multi-party defendants. Small law firms often do not have the manpower and resources to deal with complex personal injury claims, especially when they are supposed to provide services on a no-win, no-fee basis. When an accident victim or their carer calls round several law firms locally, there may not be a legal specialist willing to take on their case.

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    Accident Advice Helpline was established in 2000; since then we have helped thousands of non-fault accident victims and their families to win justice and compensation.

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    Call us free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 to speak to an adviser about your case.

    There is no obligation to make a claim, you will just receive an honest expert opinion about your chances of winning and will be given an estimate of how much your claim might be worth if successful.

    All Accident Advice Helpline legal partners work on a no-win, no-fee basis, which means you can start your claim without paying money upfront or during the claims process. Your accident solicitor in Bawburgh or other specialist assigned to your case will deal with legal paperwork on your behalf and will try to settle the claim out of court to save time and money.

    What does a compensation award include?

    Compensation is awarded when:

    • The accident victim was not at fault and their injuries were the result of somebody else’s negligence
    • The accident happened within the last three years
    • You received medical attention as a result of your injuries from the accident

    Compensation claims can include money for:

    • Stress, pain and suffering
    • Loss of income during recovery
    • Loss of future income, if permanently incapacitated in the accident
    • Expenses for private medical treatment, home carers, specialist equipment to help with mobility, medicines, travel to and from GPs or hospitals or long-term care day care or care homes

    These are just some examples of what is included in compensation claims. Families needing long-term care for their loved one can claim for care attendants or homecare workers who give them some respite from caring for their permanently injured family member long-term.

    For questions about home care or any other expenses incurred in caring for non-fault accident victims long-term, call Accident Advice Helpline, who can assign a no-win, no-fee accident solicitor in Bawburgh or elsewhere, to your case.

    Date Published: 20th June 2013

    Author: joanna

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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