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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tees

    Dame Esther Rantzen says that you should use an injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tees

    Piercebridge-on-Tees is a village in the borough of Darlington which is the ceremonial county of Durham. It is on the site of a Roman fort of AD 260–270, which was built at the point where Dere Street crossed the River Tees. Part of the fort is under the village green. The settlement has been in continuous use ever since.

    Esther Rantzen says that there is not much about these days that you can say is free, but Accident Advice Helpline offer free legal advice given provided our friendly and helpful advisors. If you need an injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tee you should contact us.

    Injury claims are easy if you use an injury lawyer

    Accident Advice Helpline are a law firm who specialise in personal injury compensation claims. This area of law requires an extensive knowledge of all the ins and outs of the legal ramifications of the cause of an injury and its consequences. We can help if you need an injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tees.

    The Criminal Injury Compensation Authority (CICA) produce a booklet which tells you about your eligibility to make a claim under their criteria, which are as follows:

    • You were a direct victim of a crime of violence;
    • You were not to blame for the incident in question;
    • You sustained an injury while taking an exceptional and justified risk, while trying to remedy or prevent a crime;
    • You sustained a mental injury as a result of witnessing or being involved in the immediate aftermath of an incident in which a loved one is injured; and/or
    • You are the qualifying relative of a victim who has died from injuries caused by a crime of violence.

    You have two years from the date of the incident to make your claim, unless there are extenuating circumstances which meant that you, or someone else on your behalf, could not do so. In this case, CICA will consider a late claim.

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    If the crime against you was sexual abuse and you were under 18, you have until you turn 20 to make your claim. This is because CICA recognise that children are not always able to do anything about the abuse until a later stage.

    If you need an injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tees you can contact us at Accident Advice Helpline on our number, 0800 689 0500/0333 500 0993 from a mobile where you will find our advisors friendly and compassionate to your case. They will assist you all they can in putting your claim into motion if you need an injury lawyer in Piercebridge-on-Tees

    Date Published: 17th October 2013

    Author: David Brown

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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