Are you claiming Highland compensation?
Although the area is not highly populated, the Scottish Highlands are a well-known part of the country. Having been established many years ago, they are distinguished from the Lowlands and are comprised of numerous mountain ranges.
Even though the Highlands aren’t particularly well populated, the area does cover Aberdeenshire, Angus, Moray, Perth and Kinross and Stirling. With over two hundred thousand people now residing in the Highlands, this has grown from just twenty thousand in the 1990s.
Although living in a such a remote area isn’t a possibility for many people, it is extremely popular as a holiday destination. With a variety of historical and cultural places to see, many people return to the Highlands on a regular basis. For example, Carrick Castle and Kilchurn Castle are always popular with tourists, as are Tor Castle and Castle Stalker.
For visitors who are hoping to get out into the countryside, the Scottish Highlands can be ideal. There are numerous walking paths and hiking trails so people with varied experience can always find something to suit their needs. There are even two ski centres located in the area for those looking for more adventurous pursuits.
As with any rural or remote areas, people can be at risk of suffering an injury, particularly if they aren’t familiar with the area or they’ve never visited before. In order to ensure that you don’t get hurt whilst you’re in the area, you’ll want to make sure that you’ve prepared for your trip thoroughly and that you access all the equipment you need before embarking on an activity.
Of course, if someone or something else causes an accident to occur, you may find it difficult to avoid being injured. If you’re hurt whilst in the area and it wasn’t your fault, you may wish to make a claim for Highland compensation. Due to the location, you will probably find it difficult to locate a personal injury law firm but this doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to obtain Highland compensation for your injuries.
If you don’t live in or near the Scottish Highlands, we could still help you to make a claim and you could still successfully obtain Highland compensation follow an accident. At Accident Advice Helpline we’re able to help claimants from all over the country so you needn’t worry that your location will hold you back.
If you’d like to find out more about making a claim for Highland compensation or if you’re keen to start your claim as soon as possible, why not contact us? Our hardworking team are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week so you can contact us whenever you need to and we will always be on hand to assist you. Just call Accident Advice Helpline now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile to find out more or to make your claim.
Date Published: 30th July 2014