Dealing with road traffic accidents
It helps to have some knowledge of how to prepare for a road accident, whether this is an accident which may occur in the future, or if you find yourself in close proximity to a hazard or accident and don’t want yourself to be drawn into the accident. If you have some knowledge of what you should do to avoid an accident and be prepared for if anything goes wrong, then you are at much less risk of being seriously injured in a traffic collision.
However, sometimes accidents appear to be unavoidable and there is a chance that you could be hurt whilst on the roads. If another driver makes a mistake or loses concentration, then they could easily cause a collision and you may be affected.
In such instances, you may want to contact expert injury lawyers in Penzance as you could be eligible to make a claim for compensation.
When to find expert injury lawyers in Penzance
As with any type of personal injury claim, you’ll only be able to make a claim with expert injury lawyers in Penzance if the collision wasn’t your fault. You’ll need to be able to show that another driver or road user has caused your injuries before you’ll be able to make a claim against them.
Of course, this doesn’t mean that you have to attempt to collect evidence on your own. Witness statements, medical records and CCTV footage can all be used to support your claim and this is something we can help you with.
In addition to proving liability, you’ll also need to have obtained medical help before you take legal action and most claimants will also need to take action within 3 years’ of the incident taking place.
If you think you could be eligible to make a personal injury compensation claim, contact Accident Advice Helpline today.
Let Accident Advice Helpline help you
If you’re thinking of taking action, you may want to find out how much compensation expert injury lawyers in Penzance could help you to obtain. In addition to helping you claim compensation for your injuries, you could also receive compensation for any expenses you’ve incurred.
To find out what your claim could be worth, take our easy 30-second test now.
Alternatively, to find out more about obtaining compensation, contact our dedicated personal injury team on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile.
Don’t miss out – contact Accident Advice Helpline now and we’ll get your personal injury claim started as soon as possible.
Date Published: 26th October 2013
Author: David Brown