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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 accidents in Dursley

    It is not only drivers that are able to claim compensation for car accidents in Dursley. Ppassengers, cyclists, pedestrians and motorcyclists are also able to claim.

    Car accident compensation claims

    Compensation claims for whiplash are commonly made alongside claims for car accidents. Whiplash is a neck injury that is caused by the sudden movement of the head sideways, backwards and forwards. Compensation claims can be made for a wide range of injuries including bruises, psychological injuries and broken bones.

    Causes of car accidents in Dursley

    There are a number of different things that can cause a car accident and these include intoxication, speed and driver error to name a few. One of the most common causes of car accidents is driver error. It is also possible for car accidents to be caused by environmental factors, for example potholes, faulty traffic lights and cracks in the road.

    The good news is that if you have been injured as a result of an accident which was the fault of someone else then you will be able to claim compensation. It is possible to get compensation regardless of the cause of the accident providing that it was not your fault. The claim that you put in for compensation will be made against the other drivers insurance however, if the accident was caused by an environmental factor such as a pothole then the case for compensation would be against the Highways Agency. It is also possible to get compensation for accidents with another driver who is not insured, as the bureau for Motor Insurers will deal this with.

    Claiming compensation with Accident Advice Helpline

    It can be rather daunting when it comes to claiming compensation for the injury that has been sustained as a result of a car accident. One thing that is important to remember is that all drivers should be properly insured and these policies are there to cover the costs that are incurred as a result of a car accident. Claiming compensation for a car accident can result in the recovery of money that has been spent on medical bills or lost through the necessity to take time off work to recover.

    Open Claim Calculator

    If you are ready to make your claim, then  give Accident Advice Helpline a call on 0800 689 0500 or from a mobile and the friendly advisers will gather all of the details that they require in order to assign the case to the most appropriate lawyer.

    The telephone call to the professional team of advisers is free and you will not be put under any type of pressure to pursue the case if you decide not to take it any further. When you first call the professional team of advisers who will explain how you can claim for car accidents in Dursley.

    Date Published: 9th November 2013

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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