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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Harrogate personal injury claims


    Are you looking for someone who can help you make Harrogate personal injury claims? If so, there are a number of options out there for you to choose from. In this article we’ll explain why making the right choice at this point is so important and how you can improve your chances of making the best decision.

    Harrogate personal injury claims

    As you’ll see if you spend five minutes watching the TV at the moment there are all sorts of options out there for anyone considering making a personal injury claim. However, the tricky bit comes when you try to find a way of choosing the right person to help you out.

    When you’ve been injured there are all sorts of unscrupulous operators who will try to talk you into using their services. Some of these fall into the category of ambulance chasers who simply see you as a cash cow. They will charge over the odds and the chances are you won’t receive the best legal representation.

    You insurance firm may also offer to help with the claim. Again this looks like an easy option which is one reason why it’s attractive, but if you’re not using a firm which has experience in the right type of personal injury law you could be missing out on substantial sums. The worst thing is you may never know you’ve missed out because they won’t be too forthcoming about how much compensation you could and should be entitled to claim.

    Assessing the candidates

    What you want is firstly a firm which is qualified. You can see this by checking that they are registered with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. This provides a crucial level of reassurance that they will at least try to work with your best interests in mind.

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    You should also ask whether or not they have worked with your type of case in the past. Most law firms will not have the capacity within their firm to cope with every type of claim out there. They should state which cases they are equipped to handle clearly on their website or any sales literature, but just in case they do not it’s always a good idea to ask the question.

    Paying for Harrogate personal injury claims

    Another area where people make mistakes is in paying too much for a claim. Many firms will offer ‘no win, no fee’, which sounds like the ultimate win/win situation but some people can make the mistake of not looking closely enough at how much they will have to pay if they do win their case. It’s hard to overstate the importance of this as you could end up being in for a surprise later on if you’re not careful.

    So if you’re looking for Harrogate personal injury claims, give us a call on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Date Published: 8th September 2014

    Author: David Brown

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