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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 lawyer in Bury St Edmunds

    Compensation lawyer in Bury St Edmunds

    Bury St Edmunds is a market town within the county of Suffolk which was in fact the former county town of West Suffolk. Today, the town supports a healthy population of approximately 35,000 people, which means that it is busy and densely populated, and also means that for a compensation lawyer in Bury St Edmunds it gives rise to a comparatively large number of personal injury claims.

    Compensation lawyer in Bury St Edmunds

    These claims can come in all shapes and sizes. For example, for a compensation lawyer in Bury St Edmunds it can produce claims related to road traffic collisions, slips, trips and falls, or accidents in the workplace, as well as plenty of others besides. Whatever the type of claim, however, all potential claimants will benefit from reading the answers to the following frequently asked questions about compensation and the claims process.

    When and why is compensation available?

    The law states that if you are injured or fall ill and somebody else was demonstrably to blame, you are entitled to seek personal injury compensation. The reason that this is available is in order to help the victim to cope with the physical, emotional and financial implications of their ailments, which they have suffered through no fault of their own.

    How long do you have to claim?

    In the majority of cases, you will have three years from the date of the incident in question in which you can begin claims proceedings, although for some types of claim there are actually different, more flexible time limits applied. These types of claims are those which deal with injuries to minors, and those which regard industrial diseases such as asbestos poisoning, where symptoms can take a number of years to manifest themselves.

    Who can help you to claim?

    If you want to ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve, then the best thing that you can do is to trust the handling of your claim to Accident Advice Helpline. We have 15 years’ worth of experience of handling all manner of claims and can apply all of this to ensuring that your claim is successful. You don’t just have to take our word for it, however, as we can also boast the official endorsement of TV star and consumer campaigner Dame Esther Rantzen as recognition of our sterling work.

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    How can you contact us?

    You can get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline 24 hours a day, seven days a week by calling either of our dedicated helplines on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 on your mobile.

    Date Published: 6th February 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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