A busy city in Staffordshire; Stoke-on-Trent has a population of around 249,000. It also has plenty of entertainment for visitors to enjoy, including museums, art galleries and theme parks. With a lot going on, accidents can easily happen and this is why it is important to always be aware of your surroundings. In particular, car accidents are common and these can have catastrophic consequences.
Drivers and pedestrians alike should pay attention to the roads at all times. If you find yourself involved in a car accident in the area, you may be entitled to make car accident injury claims in Stoke-on-Trent. There are various steps you should take following a car accident and it may be advisable to:
Phone the Police
Your first point of call should be to phone the police, assuming no-one is seriously injured. In these cases, the first course of action should be to call an ambulance straight away. Assuming no one is seriously injured you should call the police first and they will be able to provide police reports, which can be vital as evidence for your car accident injury claims in Stoke-on-Trent.
Visit the doctor
You should always visit the doctor after an accident, even if you don’t think you have suffered any injuries. The doctor will be able to undertake a thorough examination, which will ensure you don’t have any internal injuries. With a visit to the doctor, you will also be able to get a copy of your medical records, which can help as part of your car accident claims in Stoke-on-Trent.
If you can, you should take as many photographs as possible at the scene of the incident. These will prove to be vital as part of your compensation claim. In addition, other pieces of evidence, such as details of witnesses to the scene, can also be useful.
Make your car accident injury claims in Stoke-on-Trent
It is now time to make your car accident claims in Stoke-on-Trent. The process for making a compensation claim is simple. All you need to do is call Accident Advice Helpline, who will take care of the claim for you. At Accident Advice Helpline, we have more than 10 years experience of dealing with compensation claims and we can help you get the compensation you deserve.
To find out more about making a claim, or to make your compensation claim today, contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you are calling from your mobile phone.
Don’t forget – you can find out how much your compensation claim is worth by visiting the Accident Advice Helpline website and taking our quick and easy 30-second test.
Give us a call today and get the compensation you deserve for your injuries!
Date Published: 7th May 2015
Author: David Brown