Tips for making a claim easier
If you’ve recently been involved in an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be thinking that it isn’t worth your time to make a claim. Perhaps you’ve heard a rumour that the process can be long and intense, or perhaps you just hadn’t given it much though. The great news here is that it’s often so much easier than you initially think. Here are some top tips for making your claim as simple as possible.
Get the ball rolling as soon as possible
The longer you put off your claim, the more difficult it may be. There’s usually a three year limit on making your claim, but it’s advisable to set the wheels in motion as soon as you can. After all, why put it off when you can have your case done and dusted, then move on with the rest of your life? Whether you choose an accident solicitor in Saltburn-by-the-Sea or further afield, get in touch with them right away.
Keep all your documents in order
You’re likely to have a number of different documents that relate to your accident, whether they’re from the hospital, your insurance company, or your place of work. If this is the case, keep them as safe as possible to avoid any problems further down the line. That said, it isn’t the end of the world if you don’t have everything to hand. Speak to your legal adviser, and they’ll be able to tell you exactly what you need to do to be able to progress the case.
Choose a reputable accident solicitor in Saltburn-by-the-Sea or further afield
You may think that you should go for an accident solicitor in Saltburn-by-the-Sea or at least in your local area, but this isn’t necessarily the case. National companies such as Accident Advice Helpline operate throughout the country, and bring much experience to the table. To talk to an expert about your claim, call their 27/7 helpline on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. They’ll be able to advise you on your next steps, and make you aware of what the full process will involve. Their patron is highly esteemed TV personality and consumer champion, Esther Rantzen.
With the right legal advice and a good team behind you, your claim really can be simple and stress-free. Thousands of others have received compensation after an accident that wasn’t their fault, so why shouldn’t you? Don’t put it off any longer!
Date Published: 12th May 2014
Author: David Brown