As a passenger, there is not very much you can do if a car accident occurs involving the car in which you are travelling. You may be sitting in the car wondering if you will get out of the accident alive, and because you are in a passive position you may be wondering if there was anything you could have done to stop the accident from occurring.
Well, stop wondering now, because as the victim in a car accident you need to know that while you couldn’t do anything to stop the accident, you can certainly make an injury claim in Kilburn. This kind of claim is one with which Accident Advice Helpline deal on a regular basis. When people phone us on 0800 689 0500, we assist in making their claims.
Car passengers who make an injury claim in Kilburn
Passengers who are hurt in a car crash can make a claim, but it helps to keep in mind the types of claims you could potentially make for the types of injuries you sustained:
- Being thrown from the car could result in scrapes and scratches, broken bones and even internal bleeding. The impact of crash will sometimes launch the passenger out of the car and you may hit the windscreen, pavement or other obstacles along the way. To ensure that you are compensated, you will need to make an injury claim in Kilburn.
- Seatbelts are a mandatory part of driving, but what happens when they leave you injured? The pressure of a seatbelt working against the impact of a collision can lead to serious injuries which should be treated at the scene or as soon as possible.
- For those who are trapped inside the car, problems such as broken legs and arms are a regular occurrence and may cause a lot of problems in later life. Luckily, you have options open to you regarding how to claim personal injury compensation.
- Head injuries are common in car accidents. If you become injured in this way, you need to make an injury claim in Kilburn. These injuries may include small, treatable problems such as whiplash, or they could be serious problems such as brain damage.
Compensation for your injury claim in Kilburn
If you have ever been a passenger in a car and been injured, you are not at fault and can seek some form of compensation. This is something you need to keep in mind, as well as the phone number for Accident Advice Helpline.
Don’t forget that when it comes to making an injury claim in Kilburn, we are always on your side and will try to help you in any way we can so that you get the compensation you are due with the minimum of fighting and fussing.
Date Published: 16th September 2013
Author: David Brown