Being distracted is no excuse
Being distracted, in general, is quite a normal thing. It happens to us all on a daily basis, where random things take our attention. But though it is normal, it is quite unacceptable when driving a car, as driving is a dangerous thing to be doing that requires your full attention.
This means that anyone who wants to get behind the wheel of a car should be properly rested, focused, and ready for the task at hand. To not be so will lead to accidents, and then to accidental injury claims in North Yorkshire.
It is not that people just get distracted, but they often invite it into the car with them – a crazy attitude. This could be talking on the phone, eating – some people will even paint their nails while driving.
All these things are unacceptable and a reason that there are accidents. It all comes down to attitude – if people took their driving more seriously, then there would be a whole load less accidents.
Get real with accidental injury claims in North Yorkshire
You most likely take your driving very seriously, and probably realise how much risk is involved when you are behind the wheel of a car.
This is why you should find it so galling that you have been in an accident that was not your fault because someone else didn’t show the same basic respect. In this case you should always make a claim!
Accident Advice Helpline sells reality
Making accidental injury claims in North Yorkshire can help in two ways. Firstly, it is a great way to make sure that the person who did not pay the proper attention to their driving does not just walk away leaving everyone else to deal with the situation. The costs – physical, emotional and financial – are down to this person’s bad attitude, so it is their responsibility.
Secondly, you can get compensation for the accident – and so you should! You showed the proper attention and respect for the road, so why should you be the one that suffers? A claim will not take away the pain and injury, but it will get you compensation, which goes a long way.
To make a claim you should contact Accident Advice Helpline. As the nation’s leading law firm helping people like you, we are your best chance of getting that win you so thoroughly deserve. Call today on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile, or take our quick 30 second test online to find out if you qualify.
Date Published: 29th June 2015
Author: David Brown