If you want to make a compensation claim Shepton Mallet being quite a small West Country town may not have a wide range of legal firms for you to choose from.But there is no need for you to use a local firm. You can of course use a national company as most claims are handled purely over the telephone. Before you begin your search for a compensation claim provider take the time to ask yourself do you fully understand the requirements behind making a personal injury claim.
Making a compensation claim in Shepton Mallet
Before you start looking for a solicitor to handle your compensation claim Shepton Mallet take a little time and familiarise yourself with what is required from you as a claimant.
- Your accident must have occurred within three years of the start of the claim.
- Your accident must also have been someone else’s fault. This does not have to be an individual it can be a company or organisation but someone else must have caused it. Remember the old saying “No blame No claim”.
- You must have suffered a personal injury as a result.
- You must have details of the accident; this should include witness contact details, details of medical appointments and also photographs if possible. Your compensation claim provider will need all these details so make sure you have them all to hand.
What to do next?
If you are happy that your situation meets all the above requirements then you can start looking for a solicitor. If you want you can make your compensation claim Shepton Mallet locally or you can call a national company. One of these is the Accident Advice Helpline who you can contact on 0800 689 0500 ( 0333 500 0993 from a mobile) twenty four hours a day seven days a week. Accident Advice Helpline has fifteem years’ experience of making successful claims and work alongside many legal partners . All our partners work on an no win, no fee basis. By using Accident Advice Helpline, you can be sure that you are in safe hands as they have the patronage of Esther Rantzen who has been a prominent figure in the campaign for consumer rights in the U.K.
Always remember there is no such thing as a free claims process; charges and fees do apply and your Accident Advice Helpline adviser will explain this to you clearly as you begin your claim. Finally remember there is no such thing as a guaranteed claim. We can give you an estimate of what your claim might be worth, using our compensation calculator, but the final award depends on the agreed settlement figure.
If you feel that you would like more information about compensation claims and your own individual case in particular call Accident Advice Helpline today.