To get a quote for compensation, you need to supply information regarding your accident, assault, or the negligence that caused your injury.
The information needed to get a quote for compensation
This depends on the type of accident in which you sustained your injury, the main types being:
- Road traffic accidents
- Accidents at work
- Criminal injury
- Industrial illness or disease
- Slips, trips or falls in a public place
- Medical negligence
- Food poisoning
What you can ask for when you get a quote for compensation
There are several things that make up your claim including:
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of earnings
- Replacement goods
- Medical expenses
- Cost of care, if you can no longer look after yourself properly
- Cost of adapting or moving your home if necessary
- Travel expenses
- Anxiety and stress
- Any other costs incurred because of the incident
Who you will have to deal with when you get a quote for compensation
There are several parties that may be involved when you get a quote for compensation, such as:
- Motor insurance companies
- Motor Insurers Bureau, should the other party not be insured
- Employers liability insurance providers
- Public liability insurance providers
- Local authorities
- Government departments
- Health Trusts
Who can help with your compensation claim?
Making your personal injury compensation claim can be complicated and time-consuming, unless you have the expertise to present your claim properly.
At Accident Advice Helpline, we have that expertise and we know how to handle the large organisations that you may encounter during the claim process.
Our expert solicitors have built up a wealth of knowledge in the years since we were established. They know how to give a high-quality customer service and they know how to do all this with as little hassle as possible for you.
All our staff strictly adheres to four principles:
These four ideals have lead us to be as successful as we are today. They will ensure that we continue to thrive and continue to be a leader in the personal injury claim industry.
You don’t just have to take our word for it. Dame Esther Rantzen, the UK TV personality and consumer champion recommends us and she has been our patron for the last 10 years. Dame Esther believes in our principles and trusts us to deliver them.
Call our helpline on 0800 689 0500 (landline) or from your mobile phone on 0333 500 0993. You can speak to one of our friendly advisors, and find out more about making a claim. Alternatively, you can complete our online 30-second test for guidance about qualification and how much compensation to expect.
Date Published: 5th August 2013