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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

    Best legal advice for Colchester

    If you have suffered injury in an accident in Essex during the last three years, you may be looking for the best legal advice for Colchester accidents to sort out your personal injury compensation. Accident Advice Helpline has been in business for more than 15 years, and has the technical expertise needed to seek compensation through the courts.

    We take on claims from around the UK, including accidents on the roads, in the workplace, and also slip, trip and fall incidents. So let’s have a look at the eligibility requirements for making this type of claim.

    Who can make a claim for personal injury?

    You may be able to start a claim if you meet the following three conditions:

    • Your injury was treated by a medical professional around the time of the accident, such as a doctor in your local hospital or your own GP.
    • The accident was not your fault. Claims such as this are dependent on the accident having been caused by someone else’s negligence.
    • It must have happened within three years – this timescale runs from the date of your accident to the start date of a claim.

    If you need any help to understand these requirements, or are unsure about your liability for the accident, just call our friendly advisors on the helpline numbers given below.

    The best legal advice for Colchester accidents

    Your specialist solicitor will let you know if we can process your accident claim over the phone. This is important, as if we can, it means that you may not need to go to court. We will also let you know which types of evidence are required to deal with your case.

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    These vary according to the type of accident you’ve had, but could include a police report, your written statement of events as well as those of any witnesses, your initial medical assessment, and maybe the accident book if the incident happened at work.

    Accident Advice Helpline’s supportive advisors

    Accident Advice Helpline has an enviable reputation for providing the highest levels of customer care, and this begins from the very first phone call. You don’t need to worry about being put under any pressure to make a claim – we simply wish to provide you with the information you need to figure out the next step.

    If you should continue with a claim, however, the supportive nature of our services will continue throughout. You’ll receive regular updates on its progress, so you are not worrying about how negotiations are progressing.

    Phone now on 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile phone. Find out more about our lawyers, and get an estimate of your potential compensation.

    Date Published: 3rd January 2015

    Author: David Brown

    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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