Are you eligible to make an injury compensation claim in Wye?
Although many of us suffer from accidents and injuries from time to time, only a relatively small number of people realise that they’re often eligible to make a claim for compensation. If you’ve been hurt in or around Wye, you may wonder if you could make an injury compensation claim in Wye or how much you might receive in compensation.
Accident Advice Helpline can help you obtain compensation for a personal injury in addition to determining whether you’re eligible to make a claim and find out how much compensation you could receive. As a personal injury compensation law firm, Accident Advice Helpline generally help claimants who have been hurt due to the fault of someone else.
However, this doesn’t mean that someone needs to set out to intentionally harm you. Poor working conditions, failure to adhere to health and safety regulations or inadequate signage could all lead to injuries which may enable the sufferer to claim compensation.
Below are just a few examples of common instances in which a claimant could successfully make a compensation claim.
Injuries at work
Often claimants suffer injuries or harm in the workplace. This can be due to a number of factors including faulty working equipment, limited safety wear or failure to provide sufficient working guidelines. Although accidents are arguably more likely to occur to workers in manual or labour intensive jobs, this isn’t always the case.
Many claimants work in offices, shops or factories and accidents may be sporadic or rare. Despite this, you could still make a compensation claim and receive compensation for your injuries.
Harm caused by medical negligence
If you’ve been the victim of negligence then you could obtain compensation for the injuries and harm you’ve suffered as a result. Although medical negligence cases can be more complex, Accident Advice Helpline can provide effective help and guidance throughout the claims process and help ensure you obtain the compensation you deserve.
Injuries in a public place
When we’re out an about, we generally expect the environment we’re in to be cared for and kept safe. Local authorities and councils are often responsible for keeping pavements, parks and public areas safe whilst private companies are generally responsible for areas such as shopping malls, cinemas or attractions.
Although these places are kept as safe as possible, accidents can occur from time to time. If you suffer an injury whilst out and about and it wasn’t your fault, you could make a compensation claim and receive compensation for your injuries.
Although the three examples above are indicative of when you could make a compensation claim, they are not an exhaustive list. There are many other instances in which you could make a successful compensation claim.
To find out more or to make a claim, simply contact Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile. Why not take action today?
Date Published: 18th August 2013
Author: David Brown