The problem with motoring accidents is that never mind how much we try to avoid them we can still, if we are unlucky enough, be involved in one at some point. However carefully we may drive when on the road there will always be someone who is less attentive and what normally happens is that they end up going straight into the back of us damaging our car and leaving us with an injury. If you live in the Thornton area and this has happened to you then you may be looking to make a compensation claim in Thornton and you will have a choice of solicitors who could handle your claim, but deciding which to use can be a task.
What should we do of this happens to us?
Fortunately, the law is on our side. If someone goes into the back of us while driving the rules of the road dictates that it is their fault. Hence if we are injured as a result we may make a claim against them not only for our cars but for the injury that we suffered. Compensation claims for road traffic accidents are extremely high and there is a way of establishing what kind of payment you could expect should your claim be successful. Companies such as the Accident Advice Helpline have a tool called a “whiplash calculator” that will help you assess your potential compensation claim in Thornton if this is the injury you suffered as a result of being driven into.
Compensation Claim in Thornton – How much?
Whiplash is the most common injury of a motoring accident and the level of compensation payable will depend on the state of the injury and how much it has affected you. Remember that any figure offered to you is only ever an estimate, the final figure will depend on the decision maker in your case. The first thing that you will be offered if you call the Accident Advice Helpline is their 30-second test which establishes your right to make a claim. If your accident happened over three years ago then you can no longer make a compensation claim; you must also be able to prove that the accident was not your fault.
If you would like speak to someone about your accident in person then you can call the Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 from a landline (0333 500 0993 from a mobile) . They have been helping accident victims for over ten years and their professional staff are both knowledgeable and understanding. Many claims can be handled entirely over the telephone bu tmay involve a medical assessment to confirm the extent of your injuries. If you have suffered an accident on the roads and are still unsure as to what to do next pick up the telephone and call them today.
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Date Published: 30th August 2013