The people who have just suffered a car accident in Perth and Kinross can be categorised into one of two groups. They probably don’t realise this straight away but the group that you are categorised into can dictate how the course of your financial recovery from the car accident in Perth and Kinross will proceed. Carefully read the categories below to see which group you fit into.
People in a car accident in Perth and Kinross that was their own fault
This category of people caused their car accident in Perth and Kinross themselves. Perhaps they were under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time. They may have been distracted because they were talking on a mobile phone or looking at something outside the car such as another accident. It was their driving error or lack of concentration that caused the accident to occur in the first place.
Sadly, these people will have to bear the financial burden of the accident themselves. They may have an insurance policy which will help out here and they will need to contact their insurer to find out the details. If other people were hurt in the accident then they may be thinking of starting a personal injury claim.
People in a car accident in Perth and Kinross that was not their own fault.
This category of people were hurt in a car accident in Perth and Kinross that was not their own fault so this means that someone else was probably at fault. They are perfectly entitled to contact Accident Advice Helpline and enquire about starting a personal injury claim. Accident Advice Helpline has the personnel to make this process as easy as possible. They have a team of highly trained advisers who will firstly help you to establish that you have actually have grounds to make a personal injury claim after your car accident in Perth and Kinross. Then they have a team of personal injury lawyers who are experts in proving who was to blame for the accident and then negotiating a sum of money as compensation.
This category of people will be able to claim for the injury itself and the more seriously injured people in this category will receive the highest level of compensation. They can also claim for the money that they have lost because they are injured. This is for things like a loss of wages. Not everyone is enrolled in an occupational sickness scheme. For some of us no work equals no pay at all and our finances can suffer a great deal. We can also find ourselves paying out for additional expenses such as childcare, personal care and help around the house as well.
Date Published: 12th September 2014
Author: Sharon Parry