Looking for injury claim specialists in Calderdale?
If you have been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault then you probably have lots of questions to ask about claiming compensation for your injury. Our helpline advisors are on hand twenty-four hours a day to answer all of your compensation questions and our injury claim specialists in Calderdale can help you claim. But to help you understand the claim process, here are the answers to some of the most common questions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Am I entitled to compensation? As a general rule, you can claim compensation for any injury, so long as the accident that caused the injury was someone else’s fault, and that accident took place within the past three years. We will be happy to confirm that you meet the criteria for claiming, just give us a call on 0800 689 0500.
Can I claim back my costs? Yes, our injury claim specialists will make sure that you are reimbursed for any accident-related expenses. So keep a note of these, and keep hold of the receipts that prove them.
Can I get legal aid? No, you cannot apply for legal aid to help you with a personal injury claim. This is why our lawyers work under no win no fee* contracts, so that people can still claim without having to pay any upfront costs.
Can children claim compensation? Children can claim compensation but they have to have an adult working for them as a litigation friend. This is usually a parent or guardian
Will I have to go to court? It’s unlikely, most personal injury claims are settled in out of court agreements between the parties involved.
How much compensation will I get? The amount of compensation that you are awarded will depend on how serious your injury was, and how much being injured affected your life, but you can get an estimate of how much your claim could be worth by using the compensation calculator on our website: www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk.
How long does claiming take? Every claim is different but our lawyers work hard to make claiming as quick as possible. Your lawyer should be able to give you a rough timeframe when you claim.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline for more information
To speak to one of our injury claim specialists , please call our helpline on 0800 689 0500. Or call 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile. Both lines are open twenty-four hours a day, and all calls are kept confidential
Date Published: 10th April 2015
Author: David Brown