If you have been injured in an accident in the Scottish county town of Ayr and it was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation for your injury as well as being reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenses that you have incurred as a result of your accident. There are local injury claims solicitors in Ayr who can help you, but ask yourself – are they specialists?
Examples of accidents where you may be entitled to compensation include:
- Road traffic accidents
- Slips, trips and falls
- Medical negligence
- Accidents at work
Personal injury compensation claims must usually be made within three years of the date of your accident. Although you can make the compensation claim yourself, it can improve your chances of receiving the full amount of compensation that you deserve if you use a professional to help you make your compensation claim.
Who can help me?
There are a number of injury claims solicitors in Ayr who can help you and there are various ways to find them. You can look through classified advertisements or directories such as the Yellow Pages to find a solicitor that can help you with your personal injury compensation claim. Another way is to search Google or other internet search engines for “injury claims solicitors in Ayr.”
However, although you will find a lawyer this way, you will have no way of knowing whether they are any good at what they do until you have actually used them. One sensible approach is to get a personal recommendation for injury claims solicitors in Ayr. Such recommendations can come from friends, family and work colleagues who have made a personal injury compensation claim in the past. They will be able to tell you whether the solicitor you have in mind is competent at dealing with your type of compensation claim.
A simpler way to find someone to help you with your compensation claim is to use a law firm such as Accident Advice Helpline to handle your personal injury compensation claim.
How can Accident Advice Helpline assist me?
Accident Advice Helpline (AAH) have been helping people secure compensation for following accidents that weren’t their fault for over ten years. The company’s patron is none other than veteran broadcaster and consumer rights campaigner Esther Rantzen.
Accident Advice Helpline have a large team of solicitors who can help. In Scotland the company work in partnership with some of the country’s best legal firms. All of these solicitors operate on a no win, no fee basis which means that you do not need to worry about unexpected legal bills eating into your compensation.
Generally, and in less involved matters, Accident Advice Helpline can process your claim very simply over the phone. Claimants are not normally required to attend court in person, although you may need to attend a medical assessment with a specialist who will record your injuries to ensure that everything is recorded correctly.
The amount of compensation you receive cannot be guaranteed because it varies depending on the circumstances of your claim. However, because Accident Advice Helpline legal panel contains experts who specialise in compensation claims, using Accident Advice Helpline certainly gives you the best chance of getting the best result.
For more information get in touch on 0800 689 0500 from a landline or dial 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 24th May 2013
Author: Emma Matthews