Walking or hiking and have an accident that was not your fault could result in an injury claim in Mitcham
Walking, hiking and rambling are becoming increasingly popular, with many new clubs opening nationwide. A safe enough form of exercise and pleasure you would think. However, accidents do happen to walkers, hikers and ramblers, that are not their fault and in this situation they may be entitled to make an injury claim in Mitcham.
If you are out walking, have an accident that was not your fault, you may need to make an injury claim in Mitcham
There are many ways an accident can happen to people out walking. They could trip over on an uneven path and fall down an embankment. They could fall and find themselves in the path of a car, tractor or any other vehicle, and it may be too late for the vehicle to stop. These two examples alone could cause injuries serious enough to warrant making an injury claim in Mitcham.
The types of injuries that can be sustained while strolling along
The sort of injury you incur obviously depends on the type of accident you have had but could be:
- Broken bones
- Back injuries
- Spinal injuries
- Head injuries
- Knee injuries
- Cuts and bruises
If you have been walking, hiking, rambling or ambling as some people like to call it, and have been injured because of an accident that was not your fault, you may be entitled to make an injury claim in Mitcham.
What factors would be taken into account when making your personal injury compensation claim?
An accident, particularly a serious one, can have quite an impact on your life. This needs to be considered when you are making your personal injury compensation claim. Some of the factors that need to be taken into account are:
- Pain and suffering
- Anxiety and stress
- Loss of earnings, past and future
- Cost of travel to and from medical appointments
- Extra medical expenses
- Any other cost that is a direct result of the accident
The best way to make your personal injury compensation claim
The best way to make your personal injury claim is to contact Accident Advice Helpline. We were established in 2000 to give access to justice to non-fault victims of accidents through the No Win No Fee* agreement. Over the past 15 years, we have helped many thousands of claimants receive the personal injury compensation to which they were entitled.
Our in house solicitors have a wealth of knowledge and experience that they will use to examine every aspect of your claim to ensure you receive the maximum compensation you are entitled to.
On our website, there is a 30-second test which will let you know if you qualify to make a claim, and if you do will give you a rough idea of the amount to expect.
Our helpline is open 24/7. You can call the freephone number, 0800 180 4123, and speak to one of our friendly advisors. They will take you through the processes and start your claim for you, if you wish to continue. You will be under no obligation to.
Date Published: 28th August 2013