If you have been in a cycling accident due to a pothole in the road, you may need to find out more with expert claims advice in Wychavon. It can be hard to believe that one minute you are tootling along enjoying the fresh air and birdsong and the next you are flat on your face with blood spurting from your n
ose. If this has happened to you, you may be able to claim compensation for your pain and suffering.
Gather vital evidence
- Get photographs of your injuries and the damage to your cycle.
- If it is safe to do so, get a detailed plan of the area and photographs of the pothole with a ruler in them.
- Make sure that you can identify the exact pothole that caused your accident. If there are a few on country roads, you need to be exact. It is important that you do this as soon as possible as potholes have been known to be mysteriously filled in after an accident in some areas.
Getting expert claims advice in Wychavon
Try to get someone to help you if your injuries will not allow you to gather evidence. You also need to be examined a medical professional and to get a record made of your accident by whoever is responsible for the upkeep of the road. After this, you need to contact Accident Advice Helpline to get more information about a compensation claim.
If you are worried about making the call because you think that asking for advice will place you under obligation, this is not the case. There is no obligation. Furthermore, if the idea of having to fill paperwork in is making your nose bleed worse, you can rest assured that most claims can be processed by telephone so you can concentrate on your recovery.
A 30 second test
Finding out if you qualify for a compensation claim could not be easier. Your friendly professional advisor will guide you through a 30 second test and this will determine if you do qualify and also provide an estimate of what your claim could be worth.
You do not have to pay to start a claim because all our lawyers operate on a no win no fee basis. In the event that the claim is unsuccessful, you will not be left with a large legal bill. Basically, if you have been in an accident within the past three years you should get some expert claims advice in Wychavon. Pick up the telephone and ring Accident Advice Helpline now on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.