If you have suffered a personal injury you might want to know if you can make a compensation claim in Saltaire.
To help you find out whether you should and indeed can make a claim we have put together some useful information below for you.
What is a Personal Injury?
The term “personal injury” relates to any form of injury inflicted on any person that has been caused as a result of the carelessness or negligence of another person. The injury itself could be either physical or emotional and psychological.
What Accidents Are Covered?
The types of accidents that are covered by compensation claim Saltaire can be as varied as the injuries sustained and the people who have ended up being victims through no fault of their own. Below is a list of the most common types of accidents that people make claims for:
- Road traffic accidents
- Slips, trips and falls
- Accidents at work
- Industrial diseases
This is by no means a comprehensive list but will give you a good idea of what is generally covered.
If it can be proven that you have been injured in some way, and that injury was caused as a result of someone else’s fault, then you will no doubt be entitled to make a compensation claim in Saltaire.
The accident also needs to have occurred within the last three years, although some special dispensations can be made if the person making the compensation claim in Saltaire was a minor at the time of the accident or if the claim in question relates to an industrial disease that may take a long time to present itself.
How do I make a compensation claim in Saltaire?
If you would like to make a compensation claim in Saltaire today then we offer three simply and quick ways to get in touch with us:
- Complete our online enquiry form. By answering just a few simple questions about your accident and the injury or injuries you have sustained you can request a call back from one of our dedicated team. They will call you back as soon as possible and will be able to discuss your compensation claim in Saltaire in more detail with you.
- Fill in our 30 second test which you can find on our website. This will give you a good idea about whether you are eligible to make a claim and will also let you know how much compensation you can expect to claim back if you proceed with your case.
- Call our friendly and helpful advisers on our Freephone helpline 0800 689 0500 ( or 0333 500 0993 if you are calling from your mobile). We are available 24/7 and will be able to talk to you in more detail about your claim and provide you with advice about the best way to proceed.
No matter how you decide to get in touch with us we promise you will be under no obligation to proceed with your claim. The decision to proceed is entirely yours.
Date Published: 11th August 2013
Author: David Brown