An injury claim in Ross-on-Wye can occur if you are tuning the radio in your car
Whatever the cause of their lack of concentration, if they cause an accident and you are injured then you may be entitled to make an injury claim in Ross-on-Wye. Quite often the cause of car collisions is one driver not concentrating, doing something else while driving. They may be texting on their mobile phone or perhaps trying to tune their radio.
What injuries can happen in road traffic accidents?
Some injuries are:
- Biker’s arm;
- Road rash;
- Facial injuries;
- Broken bones;
- Back and spinal injuries; and
- Head and brain injuries.
Injuries sustained in road traffic accidents can be very serious; even fatal injuries happen too often. Cars are not the only road traffic — lorries, motorbikes and vans all contribute to the accident figures, too. If you sustain any of these, or any other type of injury in an accident that was not your fault, you should make an injury claim in Ross-on-Wye.
What items will my claim include?
You need to claim for:
- Replacement of damaged goods;
- Care costs if you can no longer look after yourself;
- Travel expenses;
- Medical expenses;
- Cost of completing jobs you would have done yourself;
- Home adaption costs if necessary;
- Home moving costs if your home is no longer suitable;
- Loss of earnings;
- Pain and suffering;
- Anxiety and stress; and
- Any other cost or loss that is a direct result of the injuries caused by your accident.
When you have had an accident, the impact on your life can be devastating and this needs to be considered when making your personal injury compensation claim. Roads just get busier and busier every year. In spite of speed limit reductions on many roads, cars seem to be going faster, particularly on the motorways.
Many accidents are solo events in which no other vehicle is involved, sometimes caused by potholes, bad road surfaces or maybe oil on the road. Other accidents occur because of another driver. If you find yourself injured because of an accident that was not your fault, you may be able to make an injury claim in Ross-on-Wye.
Who are the experts for road traffic accident claims?
Accident Advice Helpline are the experts. We have over 15 years’ experience in dealing with road traffic accident claims and have helped many thousands of claimants to get the compensation they deserved.
Contact our freephone helpline on 0800 689 0500 to speak to one of our friendly advisors. They will give you free legal advice regarding your claim, but will not pressure you to continue with the claim unless you want to. They are professional yet compassionate and will treat your personal injury compensation claim with the respect it deserves.
Alternatively, you can try the 30-second test on our website. It will give you some indication of the amount of compensation you may receive.
Date Published: 14th September 2013
Author: David Brown