The costs of an injury from a car accident
After you have been injured in a car accident, it makes sense that claiming compensation from car accident claims in Vale of Glamorgan might be one of the last things that’s on your mind. There are so many other things to worry about, to consider – and, if your injury has taken a toll on your day to day life, many of these things might be made difficult or impossible to do without help.
However, the compensation you receive from a successful car accident claim could help you with the day to day expenses that you might have incurred after being injured in an accident which was due to someone else’s negligence. Some of the places where people who have been injured tend to spend the most include:
The cost of childcare. If you’re unable to watch your children for extended periods of time due to your injuries, you may find yourself relying more on childcare or childminding services, which can be very expensive – even more so during holidays or summer and winter breaks when children don’t have school to attend.
The cost of travel. Some injuries that occur during car accidents require multiple checkups, so you may find yourself having to attend your GP or hospital more regularly than you otherwise would. If you are unable to drive, you may find that the money you spend on travel has increased drastically since you were injured.
Loss of earnings. Many people who are injured in car accidents find themselves on reduced hours at their work, or may actually be unable to work at all due to the severity of their injuries. If this is the case, the amount of money you bring in each month may be reduced – which could cause financial problems if you fall into arrears on payments.
Without compensation, you may have to pay for these things out of your own pocket – but at Accident Advice Helpline, we believe that you should not have to pay for someone else’s mistakes if help is available to you through car accident claims in Vale of Glamorgan.
Compensation from car accident claims in Vale of Glamorgan
Accident Advice Helpline may be able to help you win the compensation you need after an accident on the road by giving you advice, information, and legal representation during car accident claims in Vale of Glamorgan. We will help build an expert legal team from our in-house solicitors, who will then be able to represent your interests in court and will do their utmost to ensure you get the compensation you deserve – all on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis.
To speak to an Accident Advice Helpline adviser about whether you may be eligible, call 0800 689 0500 free from your landline, or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile phone.
Date Published: 21st November 2014
Author: David Brown