Making a compensation claim is often about more than the cost of claiming compensation in Wellingborough, and how good the lawyer you hire is. Making a successful compensation claim is often to do with you, and the fact that you have done everything that needed to be done, when it needed to be done.
If you provide your lawyer with a good basis for making your claim, the claim should come together quite easily after this. Here are some tips for laying the groundwork to your claim.
See your doctor quickly, and regularly
After your accident, it is imperative that you see your doctor as soon as you can. If your injuries are serious enough then you should head to the hospital immediately after your accident where a medical assessment will be filled out. If not, see your doctor that day if necessary, and ask for a copy of your medical assessment.
After you have had this assessment, you should return to your doctor as often as you can to get further updates on your condition, as this information will be useful to your claim as it progresses.
Make a note of admissions of guilt
If the other person involved in your accident at any point makes an admission of guilt, make a note of it and see if anyone else is able to act as a witness to this person admitting guilt.
If this happens in writing then you must keep a copy of this. This is one of the easiest ways for your lawyer to win your claim, even if the person later goes back on this.
Dealing with the cost of claiming compensation in Wellingborough
If you are worried about the cost of claiming compensation in Wellingborough, one of the things you can do to make the cost more manageable is to hire an injury lawyer on a no win no fee basis, rather than paying them upfront. No win no fee means that your injury lawyer will work towards your claim in the knowledge that if your claim is successful they will take a percentage of the compensation that you are awarded as their payment.
Call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile, or you can text “claim365” to 88010 to speak to the team there and find out more about making a claim and no win no fee lawyers, as well as to make a start on your claim as soon as possible.
Date Published: 7th August 2015
Author: David Brown