Could you make car accident injury claims in East Hertfordshire after suffering a muscle injury?
Although some muscle related injuries aren’t considered to be too serious, there are some types of muscle injuries that do require extensive medical treatment. If you’re considering making car accident injury claims in East Hertfordshire, you will need to have received medical treatment of some kind but, if you have, you should be able to make a claim for compensation.
Although any type of injury can occur as a result of a car accident, muscle related injuries are relatively common as the impact of a collision can cause your body to jolt or move awkwardly.
Whilst many people recover from a muscle injury without any medical intervention, more serious injuries can require treatment. If you’ve torn the muscle badly, for example, you may require painkillers, as well as physical therapy.
However, in more serious cases, surgery may be needed. If the damage to the muscle is unlikely to heal on its own, doctors may need to perform an operation to reduce the pain and repair the muscle.
Similarly, if you have torn or damaged any ligaments or tendons, you may require invasive treatment in order to repair the injury. Unfortunately, these types of injuries can take a significant amount of time to heal so you may spend weeks, or even months, recovering.
If the injury wasn’t your fault and it was caused by someone or something else, you may want to make car accident injury claims in East Hertfordshire against them. If you are successful, you could receive a significant amount of compensation, depending on the type of injury you’ve sustained.
When should you contact Accident Advice Helpline?
You can contact Accident Advice Helpline at any time for assistance with your claim. If you’re ready to take legal action straightaway, you may want to contact us in order to get your claim started.
However, if you’re still unsure about making a compensation claim, you could speak to a member of our team to find out more about the claims process.
If you are seeking further information, we’ll be happy to help. Our friendly personal injury team even provide free no obligation advice so you will be able to access all the information you require.
Simply call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile to find out more.
Why wait? Call now to get your claim started as soon as possible!
Date Published: 29th March 2015
Author: David Brown