Claimants often come to Accident Advice Helpline curious about their compensation claims value in Pontarddulais, and in many cases they have good reason to ask.
Having sustained a serious, even life-changing injury in an accident that wasn’t their fault they want to know that making a claim is going to be worth their while financially in terms of how much the process costs in terms of time and effort, and how much they’re likely to come out with at the end of the process.
It’s important for their own piece-of-mind if nothing else that they know that they’re going to get an amount of compensation that makes up for the pain and suffering they’ve had to deal with, and how they’ve been affected in other ways too.
Estimating a compensation claims value in Pontarddulais
Unfortunately it’s not immediately possible to provide an accurate compensation claims value in Pontarddulais as each and every claim is unique and there are a range of factors that need to be taken into consideration when valuing a claim.
Even then, it’s impossible to put an exact figure on what claimants are going to be given if we are successful in making their claim. It may be that we have to reach a settlement with the defendants or that a judge might have to get involved in deciding the exact amount of compensation.
We are able to provide an estimate in terms of the minimum and maximum potential payout that claimants may be entitled to, however, and that involves analysing the medical assessment made by the doctors who treated you.
We would then looking at other related details such as the financial implications of the accident like any lost earnings, and also any enforced changes to your lifestyle like having to give up a sport or making adaptations to your home.
Starting a compensation claim
We know that the period after an accident is likely to be stressful, and we try and make everything as simple as we possibly can when it comes to making your claim.
This even includes finding out if you might be entitled to claim easily. To do that we’ve created an online test that takes just 30-seconds to complete by answering a few routine questions about the accident and you don’t even have to speak to us or go ahead if you don’t want to.
If you are eligible, and wish to proceed with the claim, then we’ll assign an experienced and friendly personal injury solicitor to your case, and they will contact you to introduce themselves and inform you of the next steps in the process.
We don’t even charge any upfront costs to open a case or to provide information on claiming, as all of our lawyers work on a no-win no-fee* basis so there’s no need to worry about finding the money for legal representation.
The only fee that any of our lawyers do take comes from a successful claim and this is capped at 25% of the settlement you’re awarded either in the courtroom or in an out-of-court settlement.
Should you have any questions or concerns about your claim, at any stage in the proceedings, don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and give us a call for free on 0800 689 0500 or if you’re using a mobile it’s 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 18th September 2015
Author: David Brown