The law states that if you are injured in an accident or incident that was somebody else’s fault then you have a right to seek compensation. This can ensure the guilty party is held to account for their actions and could help you to deal with the physical, emotional and financial hardships that you may have suffered as a result of your injury.
A compensation claim is not an overly complicated process but you may be surprised at just how many people do not fully understand the ins and outs of compensation. To this end, this article will aim to demystify the process behind a compensation claim, in order to get everyone fully clued up if and when they may need to launch a claim themselves.
Do you have a compensation claim in Padstow?
If you have suffered an injury or fallen ill because of an accident or incident that was demonstrably somebody else’s fault and it occurred within the last 3 years’, then you may well have a right to pursue a compensation claim in Padstow or anywhere else.
However, when you make a compensation claim in Padstow, you may need evidence to show that you weren’t at fault. If the person who caused your injuries denies their liability, it will be necessary to prove they are, in fact, responsible.
If you don’t currently have any evidence to hand, there’s no need to worry. Photographs of your injuries, accident investigation reports and witness statements can all be used to help you obtain compensation.
Making your claim
If you want to make a compensation claim in Padstow, you will need to have obtained medical help after the incident. This means that people think you can only make a claim for very serious injuries but this isn’t true.
If you were treated in hospital, by your own doctor or at an Urgent Care Centre, this could enable you to proceed with your claim.
If you’ve been hurt and you want to find out more about making a claim for compensation, why not get in touch with us?
Contact Accident Advice Helpline
At Accident Advice Helpline we have over 15 years experience when it comes to helping claimants obtain compensation. We can help you to make a claim from anywhere in the United Kingdom and we even handle many of our claims over the phone.
To learn more about making a compensation claim in Padstow, contact us now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling fro a mobile and we’ll do everything we can to help.
Date Published: 24th October 2013
Author: David Brown