When can you make an injury claim in Meldreth?
If you have been injured due to an accident or incident that was not your fault, you may want to make a compensation claim against the other party. In many cases, compensation can help to cover lost wages due to injury, or pay for treatment following your injury. But before you make an injury claim in Meldreth, you need to be certain that you are eligible to make a claim and that you are likely to win.
Even though using Accident Advice Helpline means that you won’t lose any money, as our team of personal injury lawyers work on a 100% no-win, no-fee basis, it can still be stressful to go through an injury claim in Meldreth. Here are the factors you will want to consider before you make your claim.
The accident was someone else’s fault
You need to be certain that the accident or incident in which you were involved was someone else’s fault, and that this can be proved. If there is a chance that the accident was unavoidable by both parties, or even that the accident may have been your fault, you may want to call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. The team will be able to talk you through the incident and give you some idea of whether you can make a claim for compensation or not.
There is someone to claim against
Some accidents happen and cannot be attributed to someone else. Even if you are injured and it was not your fault, there may not be anyone you can track down and claim against. Some of the people you can claim against are:
- Medical professionals;
- Stores and restaurants; and
You have evidence for your injury claim
To be sure that your injury claim in Meldreth is going to go through as quickly as possible, it is helpful to have proof or witnesses who will testify that your injury was not your fault. Having some kind of proof will also help the claim to be processed more quickly and ensure that you get all of the compensation you deserve.
You have medical proof
Make sure that you see a doctor with any injuries to get a full diagnosis and certificate if necessary. If you are signed off work for some time because of your injury, this time can be compensated for, and if you need further treatment or special equipment while you recover, this can be claimed for as well. If you call Accident Advice Helpline and decide to go ahead with your injury claim in Meldreth (although there is no obligation after the first call), you may attend another medical assessment to help your claim along.
Date Published: 21st August 2013
Author: David Brown