Frequently Asked Questions About Making a Claim
Contacting an injury lawyer in Craigellachie can seem like a daunting task, especially if you don’t know what to expect. The truth is that if you contact a company such as Accident Advice Helpline, then the bulk of your claim is dealt with for you so that you don’t have to worry! However, if you have had an accident in the past and want to make a claim, here are some things you might be wondering.
Can I Actually Make a Claim?
If you have had an accident in the past three years that was due to the negligence of someone else, then the chances are that you can make a claim. There are many different scenarios you can claim compensation for, including:
- Slips, trips and falls;
- Accidents at work;
- Car crashes and road traffic accidents;
- Industrial diseases;
- Injury while on holiday;
- Food poisoning; and
- Industrial disease.
If the accident happened in a public place, then the chances are that you would be entitled to some level of compensation.
How Much Should I Expect to Receive?
If you contact an injury lawyer in Craigellachie and they promise you a set amount of compensation, then please be wary. You can use tools like the Accident Advice Helpline 30-second calculator to get an estimate of compensation levels, however in general all claims are different so you can never be 100% sure of how much you will get until a settlement figure has been agreed.
Is Making a Claim Expensive?
Please do not be put off of contacting an injury lawyer in Craigellachie because you are worried about the cost of a claim. You should be able to find a reliable lawyer who offers to work with you on a no win no fee* basis, so you don’t have to worry about the cost of making a claim.
How Long Should a Claim Take?
The amount of time an injury lawyer in Craigellachie will take to complete your claim will differ. Often you will find that companies are willing to settle with you out of court for an amount of money that you are both happy with, which will allow completion of your claim to be much quicker.
Who Are Accident Advice Helpline?
Accident Advice Helpline are a firm who operate up and down the UK to help people just like you get the compensation you deserve. For over 15 years now, we have been helping people progress claims and get payouts for accidents that weren’t there fault. If you call us on our 24-hour phone line, you could be the next person to successfully get a payout.
Call us today from a landline on 0800 180 4123 or from a mobile on 0333 500 0992 to discuss your options.
Date Published: 4th November 2013
Author: David Brown