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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 in Welwyn Hatfield

    Car accident in Welwyn Hatfield

    Frequently asked questions following a car accident in Welwyn Hatfield

    Have you recently been involved in a car accident in Welwyn Hatfield? If so, it’s probable that you have lots of questions that you want answers to. It’s a difficult time and it can be tricky to know where you should even start when it comes to getting back on your feet and making a good recovery. To help you along with the process, here are the answers to some frequently asked questions from those who have been involved in a car accident in Welwyn Hatfield.

    How much time can I have off work for my recovery?

    It’s sometimes the case that you will need to take some time off work to recover from your accident. The amount of time you need will of course vary depending on your injuries and there are no right or wrong answers here. Your first port of call should be to arrange an appointment with your GP to chat through your situation, then to speak to your employer about any time off that you may need. Each situation will be different depending on your terms of employment, so get all the information you need then take it from there.

    Will this affect my car insurance?

    Whether or not your car accident in Welwyn Hatfield will affect your car insurance payments will depend upon a number of varying factors. It’s important though that you contact your car insurance provider at the earliest opportunity, even if the accident wasn’t your fault. They’ll be able to advise you on exactly what they need to know and any changes that they may need to make going forward. The call centre staff will guide you through the process and will be able to answer any questions that you have about your insurance and your payments.

    Can I make a claim for compensation?

    If your car accident was in the past three years, and it wasn’t your fault, you may be able to make a claim for compensation. For further advice, get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline by calling 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. The lines are open 24 hours a day, and you’ll be put through to a friendly and professional advisor to discuss your case and what your compensation sum is likely to be. There is plenty of help available after your accident, so don’t suffer in silence.

    Date Published: 17th August 2014

    Author: David Brown

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