How to prove an accident wasn’t your fault
When you decide you want to make a compensation claim the first thing you ought to do is speak to expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold. They will know that one of the most important factors in ensuring your claim is a success is to provide that you as the injured party were not responsible for the accident that occurred.
It is then the job of expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold, along with your assistance and the information provided by any third party witnesses to establish precisely who is responsible, and therefore liable. And it is against this person that your expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold will make a financial claim for compensation.
One of the many reasons why people choose to leave the responsibility of handling their claim in the hands of expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold such as those who work for us at Accident Advice Helpline, is because have over 13 years experience in successfully pursuing claims. A large part of this experience involves proving negligence, carelessness or a failure in a duty of care by a third party or organisation.
Once you’ve asked an Accident Advice Helpline injury lawyer to help with your compensation claim, you won’t need to worry about proving that the accident wasn’t your fault. Our quick and simple 30 second test will tell you whether your claim is valid and your expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold will ensure that all required documents and evidence are submitted to support your claim.
If an accident has been serious enough to be reported to the police then their records and subsequent investigation will help you and your lawyer prove responsibility for the accident you have been involved with. The police will also have records of any witnesses to the accident and their statements can also be used as evidence.
Physical evidence may include photographs or video footage of the accident as it occurred. Although it’s unlikely that you’d be being filmed at the time of an accident unless by chance, many streets and public areas now have CCTV and it is possible that your expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold will be able to access these on your behalf and used them as evidence of your innocence in causing the accident.
Speak to expert injury lawyers in Chiddingfold today
If one of the first things you have done is contact Accident Advice Helpline then your injury lawyer will advise you that, regardless of the nature and severity of your injuries it is essential that you seek medical assistance and advice as quickly as possible. Not only is this good sense to ensure that you are not more seriously injured than you initially might think, but your medical records will provide another form of evidence that can be used to help argue your case, and establish how much financial compensation you might be entitled to as your progress with your personal injury claim.
Date Published: 31st October 2013
Author: David Brown