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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 for knee injuries

    When you have been injured in an accident and you want to get compensation for knee injuries from a car accident, there are certain things that you should do to help you get the money you deserve.  Below are some tips that you can use to help you with getting the money that you’re owed.

    Go to a doctor right away to get compensation for knee injuries from a car accident

    After you’ve been in an accident, it’s important to receive medical treatment immediately from your doctor or from a hospital. Going immediately is going to ensure that you have all the details fresh in your memory.

    Let your doctor know about any problems that result from the accident

    Be sure that you are telling the doctor who is treating you what exactly happened and describe your injuries in detail. Anything that is told to a nurse or doctor is going to be in the report. When the case goes to litigation, this report is going to be used during the discovery, the depositions, the mediation and your case. So you want to make sure that you have told them everything about what you are feeling. This will ensure that they have all the information that is needed.

    Follow your doctor’s advice precisely

    Anything that your doctor tells you to do is going to be vital to your case. You have to adhere to the prescriptions of the doctor like physical therapy, keeping the appointments that he refers you to, or making sure that you’re keeping up with the medications. Following the doctor’s orders will be key to a fast and complete recovery. It also is going to be important to giving you a successful case.

    If the opposition doesn’t see that you are following your doctor’s orders, they may say that you’re not really injured and you may lose part or all of your case. So not only is it important to follow your doctor’s orders to help you get better, it’s going to be important to help you with winning your case.

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    The final thing that you want to do is to get a solicitor.  Finding a solicitor can be hard, especially when you’re in a lot of pain. That’s why many people turn to us at Accident Advice Helpline.  We are a personal injury law firm with 16 years experience and can help you find a solicitor from our inhouse team. We will help you take the next step necessary for giving yourself the best chance of winning your claim. You can give our team a call on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile to discuss things in more detail. We will help you get maximum compensation for knee injuries.

    Date Published: 30th August 2013

    Author: sharon.hendricks

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