Do you need an injury lawyer in Leedstown?
If you have been involved in an accident you may be able to make a personal injury compensation claim if you fit the criteria, which are:
- The accident must have happened with the last three years, unless it was on a ship or plane when the time limit is reduced to two years.
- The accident must have been the fault of someone else or because of someone else’s negligence.
- Any injuries you sustained must have needed medical attention.
If you fit these criteria it is worth talking to an injury lawyer in Leedstown.
The sorts of accidents that can happen
There is an endless list of accidents that could happen, but among the more common ones are:
- Food poisoning
- Holiday accidents
- Accidents in schools, colleges and universities
- Motorbike accidents
- Clinical negligence
- Car, bus or lorry collisions
- Accidents in the workplace
- Bicycle accidents
- Slips, trips or falls in a public place
- Industrial accident or disease
- Criminal assault
If you have been in one of these, or any other type of accident in which you were injured, you may want to use an injury lawyer in Leedstown.
Is there any restriction on the types of injuries you can claim for?
No, there isn’t. Any type of injury comes within the scope of personal injury compensation claims, providing someone else caused it. Examples are:
- Facial injuries
- Back and spinal injuries
- Head and brain injuries
- Broken bones
- Eye injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
There are many more injuries than this that could be sustained, but no matter what the injury may be, you need to use an injury lawyer in Leedstown.
The things you can claim for
Apart from your pain and suffering, anxiety and stress, you can claim for any cost or loss that is a direct result of the accident, such as loss of earnings, extra medical expenses, travel expenses etc. Keep all your receipts, as you may need them for proof of the expense.
How do you make a personal injury compensation claim?
However you received your injury it will have been a traumatic experience for you. At Accident Advice Helpline we want to take the stress out of making your claim, we want to stop you worrying about how you will fund your claim, and we want to handle the claim as efficiently and professionally as possible, to give you the best service possible.
On our website there is a 30-second test that will give you some guidance to the amount you may be awarded. Call 0800 689 0500 from a landline, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.