If you enjoy hiking or walking, then the last thing you expect is to have an accident in which you suffer serious injuries. You might think that you could get cuts and bruises or maybe even a twisted ankle, but nothing more serious.
So much more can happen, though, which could have very serious consequences. In this case, you may want to make an injury compensation claim using solicitors after being injured in Kirton in Lindsey to help you. Walking may not be the easy slow-pace activity that you thought.
Injured in Kirton in Lindsey?
For hikers or walkers, one of the most common accidents that you could have is a slip, trip or fall. The injury that you may expect to suffer from is a twisted ankle at the worst.
However, what if your trip results in you falling into oncoming traffic on the road, or a cow attacks you when you are walking through a field? Either of these situations could cause nasty injuries. Another thing that could happen is a tractor hitting as you are walking along the country lanes, as the driver could come round a bend not expecting anyone to be there. Any one of these examples, all of which we have come across, may make you want to use our solicitors in Kirton in Lindsey to make a personal injury compensation claim.
Making your compensation claim
Accident Advice Helpline were established in 2000 and have been assisting people with their personal injury compensation claims ever since. We have dealt with lots of hikers and walkers, making sure they have received the compensation to which they were entitled for such injuries as:
- Back and spinal injuries;
- Damage to their joints;
- Broken bones;
- Head and brain injuries; and
- Facial injuries.
These few samples of the injuries that can happen show just how dangerous walking and hiking can actually be. Our team of solicitors in Kirton in Lindsey will look into all of the factors that affect your claim, such as:
- Pain and suffering;
- Anxiety and stress;
- Medical expenses;
- Travel costs;
- Loss of earnings;
- Care costs if you are no longer able to look after yourself; and
- Childcare, or home help.
Any costs or losses that were caused through the accident can be recouped as part of your personal injury compensation claim.
Accident Advice Helpline will deal with any type of injury created by any type of accident and will ensure you get the maximum amount of compensation for your personal situation.
On our website there is a compensation calculator, which we call the 30-second test. Completion of this lets you know if you have a valid claim and gives you an indication of the amount you may be awarded.
You can make contact by calling our freephone helpline number, 0800 180 4123, where our friendly and professional advisors will talk you through the accident and injuries with you to see if making a claim is the right way forward for you. We want to help if you have been injured in Kirton in Lindsey.