Road traffic accidents are unfortunately an every day occurrence on roads across the UK, including in areas like Hertfordshire. If you have been the victim of such an occurrence then you should contact Accident Advice Helpline about claiming compensation for a Hertfordshire road accident.
The Most Common Causes of Car Accidents
Car accidents happen for many different reasons, just some of them being:
- Not stopping at traffic islands and red lights
- Drivers having a lapse in concentration whilst talking to other passengers, tampering with the radio or using a mobile phone
- Overtaking when it is unsafe to do so
- Tiredness behind the wheel
- Failure to notice cyclists until it is too late
These are just a few examples of the many reasons for car accidents. If you are the innocent victim of such an accident, or perhaps a different type of road accident, then you may be entitled to a financial payout for the trauma and injuries you have suffered. For further information or to start the process now you should talk to Accident Advice Helpline about claiming compensation for a Hertfordshire road accident.
The Injuries that Lead to People Claiming Compensation for a Hertfordshire Road Accident
The injuries that can be sustained in a road accident are endless, some of them being life threatening and others changing the life of the victim and their family forever. They can include such things as:
- Cuts and bruises
- Head and brain injuries
- Back and spine injuries
- Eye injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
- Loss of limbs
- Loss of digits
- Road rash
- Facial injuries
- Fatal injuries
It is not just the injuries that can be claimed for. Accidents usually cause many extra expenses, and sometimes a loss of earnings. If the personal injury claim is successful, these can be recouped as long as the victim has proof they have had to pay them.
Claiming Compensation for a Hertfordshire Road Accident
Any type of road accident that you were not to blame for, if your injuries needed the attention of the medical profession, and the accident happened no more than three years ago, entitles you to claim compensation. This is the law in the UK, and as making a claim is a legal process it is much better for you if it is handled by a specialist law firm such as Accident Advice Helpline.
We have been making successful claims for over 14 years, and the experience we have gained has allowed us to make the claims process simple and efficient, as well as getting a fair deal for your own particular circumstances. It is because of how good our service is, and how we always look after our claimants, that we have the recommendation of Esther Rantzen, which is something we are very proud of.
So when claiming compensation for a Hertfordshire road look no further contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or if you are calling from a mobile phone call 0333 500 0992.
Date Published: 3rd August 2014
Author: David Brown