There was a head teacher that was forced to retire from work following a bicycle accident, which was no fault of his own. The man was knocked off his bicycle and as a result of an injury lawyer in Claygate compensation claim he was awarded just over half a million pounds. The compensation money that he received was an out of court settlement and it helped toward some of the financial stress and worry that he was going to face due to having to retire.
The cyclist was in his fifties and he was left unconscious as a result of the accident, which knocked him off his bike on his way to work. As well as being unconscious he also suffered from bleeding in the ears and his injuries were thought to be so serious that he was airlifted to hospital.
A specialist injury lawyer in Claygate dealt with his case and he managed to secure a good amount as an out of court settlement. Although an injury lawyer in Claygate secured this settlement you would perhaps have more success with your case if you made use of a national company.
The client in this case regularly rode around on his bicycle and took a great deal of care. When the accident occurred he was wearing a cycling helmet and a high visibility jacket. As a result of the accident the man received emergency treatment for a range of different injuries that he had sustained. The injuries that he sustained included bruising to the jaw, leg, shoulder and inner ear as well as a wide range of cuts. Due to the accident the man had to undergo some plastic surgery in order to sort out the injuries. These were not the worst injury however as he also suffered from a concussive brain injury and the main symptoms of this were nausea, vertigo and a reduction in cognitive ability.
How can Accident Advice Helpline help?
Accident Advice Helpline has spent over ten years dealing with injury cases and during this time they have built a strong network of professional lawyers. The experience that they professional team has can often mean that they are able to offer a better service than injury lawyer in Claygate. All of the cases that are handled by the professional team of lawyers are conducted on a strict no win no fee* basis, therefore you do not need to worry about paying legal fees.
If you have been unlucky and suffered a similar injury then you could be able to get compensation. To start your case for compensation you will need to call the professional team on 0800 689 0500 or fill in the short form on the website and the team will give you a call back. There is a short thirty second test that you can also do on the website to see whether you are entitled to make a claim for the injury that you have had.
Date Published: 31st October 2013
Author: David Brown