Claim what you are owed after a car accident in Carlisle
According to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, there are around 730,000 casualties in road traffic accidents each and every year. If you are unfortunate to be one of this number, because you have suffered injuries in a car accident in Carlisle, you may be entitled to make a claim for compensation if that accident was caused by someone else acting carelessly or negligently. They may even have acted criminally. The most common causes of a car accident in Carlisle will be speeding, drink driving, careless or aggressive driving or simply inexperience.
Whether you were driving at the time, a passenger or a pedestrian, you may have a legal right to bring a personal injury claim. This can not only help you come to terms with your accident if the other party accepts responsibility, it can also see that you are awarded a sum of compensation that will make life easier while you recover.
Accident Advice Helpline can help you make your claim, but first of all, we will help you check that you have a right to do so. We’ll give you free legal advice – simply get in touch with us via one of the means below and we’ll take a few details about your accident. This will enable us to tell you how successful your case is likely to be and how much you could claim.
We’ll then give you the option of proceeding with one of our specialist lawyers. There is no obligation to do so, but no charge if you would like to. Your lawyer will also pursue your case on a no win, no fee* basis, so you don’t risk losing out financially by having to pay legal fees if your case eventually fails.
However, more often than not, our cases result in a payment of compensation to the victim of a car accident in Carlisle that:
- Compensates for your injuries; and
- Repays costs you’ve had as a result of your accident. These may include loss of earnings, now and in the future if it will take a while for you to recover. It may also include a sum for medical costs such as prescriptions, transport costs and money for home help and/ or childcare.
Contact us today for your free claim assessment
- Ring our helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile;
- Text ‘claim365’ to 88010; or
- Try the 30 second test on our website
Sometimes, a car accident in Carlisle might be caused by a genuine mistake and no-one was to blame. But if you’ve sustained injuries and another party was clearly responsible because they were acting carelessly, negligently or even criminally, then you may have a right to seek compensation. It’s worth a quick phone call to us to find out more – remember, it’s totally free and there’s no obligation.