You may be wondering exactly what brain injury attorneys are and what they do. If you are recovering from a brain injury yourself or have a family member that is recovering from a brain injury right now then they will be the legal professional that you really need to talk to. Here are some of the questions that people with brain injuries have asked the brain injury attorneys at Accident Advice Helpline.
Accident Advice Helpline brain injury attorneys – FAQs
Where do you go to find brain injury attorneys?
Many people start their hunt for a brain injury attorney by calling Accident Advice Helpline. Perhaps this is because it is a very easy call to make! You can call them whenever you want and it is free to do so. Also, their friendly advisers will always be happy to discuss your case with you. If Accident Advice Helpline takes on your claim then they have a large team of brain injury attorneys who will set out to prove who was at fault for your accident and then negotiate a sum of money in compensation.
Do brain injury attorneys always want upfront legal fees?
No, they don’t! If you get legal help by calling Accident Advice Helpline then the attorneys will work for you on a ‘no win, no fee*’ basis. This means that you will not be asked for any upfront legal fees to get the case started. This comes as a huge relief to most clients who cannot afford another penny at this difficult time!
What exactly do brain injury attorneys do?
At Accident Advice Helpline the brain injury attorneys have to carry out two main tasks. Firstly, they set out to show who was at fault for the accident that caused the brain injury. This can involve presenting several different types of evidence and looking at the circumstances of the case in detail. Secondly, they negotiate a sum of money as compensation. Brain injuries are often serious and serious injuries get the higher levels of compensation. However, you can also claim for the money that you have lost because you are injured as well.
How long have I got to make my brain injury claim?
The normal time limit for personal injury claims after an accident that was not your fault is three years although there are some exceptions to this so it is always worth giving Accident Advice Helpline a quick call. However, this does not mean that you should wait years before starting a claim. It is always best to get things underway as soon as you can so that the records relating to your accident and injury are close at hand. Witnesses will also be easier to trace.
Call Accident Advice Helpline free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone for free, no obligation advice about making a claim for compensation.
Date Published: 5th September 2014
Author: Sharon Parry
Category: Brain injury claims