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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 in Gloucester


    Where can you find the best people to help you claim compensation in Gloucester? This article will run down some of your options.

    The easy approach

    Some people look for the hassle free approach which means taking the path of least resistance. As such they tend to go with any law firm who appears to offer them a plausible route to making a claim.

    This often means claiming through their existing insurance company which can seem to be the easiest approach, but the down side of this is that you could end up paying over the odds and getting nothing in return. Using an insurance firm means you’re not using an expert in personal injury law. Even if you win the chances are you will not receive the full amount of compensation to which you are entitled. Understandably, that’s something you’ll want to avoid if at all possible.

    Claims management firms

    Another seemingly easy approach comes in using claims management firms. These appear to be pretty good as they offer the chance of claiming compensation in Gloucester without doing all the hard work. They make this promise “just fill in a few details and we’ll do the rest”.

    The dangers of this revolve around the fact that it could turn out that you’re not even using a law firm. Many of these claim management firms are nothing more than middle men, grabbing a hold of your details and selling them on to the highest bidder.

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    The upshot of this is that you will lose control over what law firm is taking control of your case which means you’ll have no real idea whether or not you’re getting the best deal possible.

    Claiming compensation in Gloucester

    A more effective approach is to find a personal injury law firm which can help you claim compensation in Gloucester. This might seem like too much work, but there are numerous ways in which a specialist firm can offer value for money.

    The first is that you’ll have a better chance of winning if you use a specialist. They know how to argue these types of cases and can help you build a more convincing case.

    The second is that they will stand a better chance of claiming the full amount of compensation to which you should be entitled. They will take full account of the severity of your injuries and offer you full guidance on how best to go about getting the help you need.

    Paying for your claim

    Last but not least check the payment terms. Ideally you’ll want someone who can help you claim compensation in Gloucester on a no win no fee basis as this protects you if you lose. Accident Advice Helpline can help you with all these things. Not only can we find experts to help you claim compensation in Gloucester, but we’ll do so on the basis of ‘no win, no fee’.

    To find out more, call us on 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Date Published: 29th July 2014

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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