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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

    Compensation Claim in Silloth


    Basics of Making a Compensation Claim

    A compensation claim is undertaken if you have been involved in an accident which has been caused by someone else. The accident may have taken place in a public domain; workplace or it could have been a road traffic accident. If it has been the result of negligence or carelessness on behalf of someone else, it is time to make a compensation claim in Silloth. There are some basic which are true of most types of claims.

    Medical Assistance

    In order to process a compensation claim in Silloth, you will have to seek medical assistance for your injury. If you don’t seek medical assistance it would be very difficult to take your claim forward as there would be nothing to substantiate your claims. You should seek medical assistance for your own peace of mind anyway. You may not think your injury is serious, but you won’t know for sure until you have a full check-up. The sooner you do this after your accident, the better.

    Evidence

    You will have to gather your evidence prior to making your compensation claim. This will come in the form of medical records and/or photographs and may even include witnesses at the scene of the accident. The more evidence you can provide the quicker and easier it will be to deal with your compensation claim in Silloth. It will also give you a better chance of a successful outcome for your claim. Evidence is vital as part of the compensation claim process. You should also keep receipts for anything you have had to pay out for as a result of your accident, including medical assistance and treatments. If you have been out of work as a result of the accident, this will also make up some of the value of your claim.

    Get in Touch with Solicitor

    The next step would be to get in touch with a specialist solicitor who will be able to deal with your claim effectively. Accident Advice Helpline will put you in touch with one of their solicitors, who have the particular skills and expertise to handle your case. They will talk you through the process, gather as much information and evidence from you as possible and will then get in touch with the third party to start the ball rolling.

    Claim Process

    The compensation claim in Silloth could be lengthy, depending on the type of injury and the willingness of the third party to accept responsibility. The value of the compensation can also vary for these reasons. Accident Advice Helpline offer a ‘no win, no fee’ obligation which gives you extra peace of mind that you won’t have extra financial burden on your shoulders. You can call the helpline at any time and someone will be available to handle your call. Accident Advice Helpline treats every case as individual and with complete discretion and professionalism at all times.

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    Date Published: 11th August 2013

    Author: David Brown

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