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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Car accident insurance lawyer

    When you’ve been in a car accident, one of the things that you may have to do is make a claim against someone else. This is never easy on you, but there are things that you can do to make it less difficult. Below are three tips that you should use when you’ve been in a car accident and you know you want to make a claim because you have been injured.

    Get your medical certificate for your car accident insurance claim

    This is something that you should do right away so that you can set the record that you’ve suffered whiplash and other injuries because of your vehicle accident. When you make a claim, this particular medical record will be very important in order to help you with proving your case. It has also been assured that you went to a doctor right away and that you are not just going to the doctor because your solicitor told you to go to the doctor.

    Find a car accident insurance lawyer who has experience with whiplash

    When you’re looking for a solicitor to help you with your claim, one of the first things you should do is find one that has experience with your type of claim. Finding a solicitor who has experience with whiplash is going to give you a better chance of winning your claim than if you chose one that doesn’t have experience with whiplash. They’re going to know what to do and how to make sure that you have the best chance of winning your claim.

    Take pictures of your accident for your car accident insurance claim

    If it’s at all possible, you should take some pictures at the accident scene. If you can’t do it personally, because you were injured, have someone else do it. If it’s impossible to do it that day, go back to the scene and take pictures later. It won’t be as good as if you were able to take the pictures on the day of the accident, but you may still be able to show the skidmarks that were caused when you had the accident.

    These are the things that you should do when you are planning to make a claim against someone else who injured you in a car accident. If you need some help with finding a car accident insurance lawyer we at Accident Advice Helpline are always here to help you. Just give us a call and let us help you with finding the right solicitors.

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    Date Published: 25th February 2013

    Author: jan_newell

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