Injury claim in Strontian
Strontian is the main village in Sunart, an area in western Lochaber, Highland, Scotland. It lies on the north shore of Loch Sunart, close to the head of the loch.
The criteria for making an injury claim in Strontian
If you or any of the residents of Strontian, have been involved in a car crash in which you were not at fault, and you want to make an injury claim in Strontian, there is certain rules that apply:
- The accident should have happened within the last three years
- You should not have been at fault
- You should have sought medical attention for your injuries
The types of injuries you may sustain for an injury claim in Strontian
The list of possible injuries is endless, but some of the more common ones are:
- Head and brain injuries
- Back and spinal injuries
- Broken bones
- Cuts and bruises
If you experience any of these injuries in an accident that was not your fault, you may be able to make an injury claim in Strontian.
How you injury claim in Strontian is calculated
The claim can include several things such as:
- Pain and suffering
- Anxiety and stress
- Loss of earning, past, present and future
- Extra medical costs
- Travel costs
- Home adaption or home moving costs
- Impact on your future life
- Care costs if you are no longer able to look after yourself
- Any other cost or loss that you incur as a direct result of the accident
The payment of your personal injury compensation claim
Most of the time, this would be paid by the other drivers insurance company, but if they turn our to be uninsured, or untraceable, it would be the Motor Insurers Bureau (MIB). Any company that offers motor insurance has to be a member of MIB. The insurance companies pay a levy to them each year and this is used to cover the compensation claims it receives. MIB also collects the information from insurance companies about the vehicles they insure. This is all fed into a central database, which holds the details of all insured vehicles in the UK.
It might be the local council you have to make your injury claim in Strontian to
If, however, your accident was caused by a pothole or bad road surface, your injury claim in Strontian would be made to the local authority responsible for maintaining the road the accident happened on.
Accident Advice Helpline will help make your claim
Accident Advice Helpline was established to provide access to justice for blameless victims of accidents and over many years have helped thousands of claimants get the compensation they were entitled to.
We operate a no win no fee* agreement; no money will have to be found to start your claim.
The 30-second test on our website will give you a rough estimate of how much compensation you can expect to receive. Or you can contact our helpline on 0800 180 4123 and speak to one of our friendly advisors. The line is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week so that you can call whenever you want.