Have you been involved in a road traffic accident? Injured? You could be entitled to claim compensation!
Just west of Ripon, you will find the small village of Winksley. Its quaint name gives the impression of a village that is quaint and quiet in nature – which it is! Many a caravan owner and camper have discovered the delights of Winksley.
Close to the North Yorkshire Moors, it offers the perfect get away, with fishing, walks and mountain bike trails on the doorstep.
Winksley is a safe village but for many tourists, as a result of road traffic accidents, they don’t reach their destination.
Many injury lawyer in Winksley customers received their injuries as a result of being involved in road traffic accidents. Thankfully, with modern technology and improvements in car manufacture, fatalities in these kind of accidents are decreasing.
But, despite the invention of headrests and air bags, whiplash is still a common, debilitating injury as a result of a rear-end car shunt.
Accident Advice Helpline is one of the leading claims management companies in the UK. In the previous ten years we have helped thousands of customer claim compensation – and we can help you with an injury lawyer in Winksley.
Many people think that whiplash injuries are not genuine, possibly as they are ‘easy’ to fake. However, here at AAH we know that whiplash can be one of the most debilitating injuries suffered in car accidents.
How is whiplash caused and why are they common in car accidents?
We help many injury lawyer in Winksley customers make whiplash compensation claims every year. Whiplash is the name given to the injury sustained in the neck and shoulder area when the head is forcibly snapped back and forth in quick succession. Whiplash is common in people who have been involved in a road traffic accident when their car has been shunted from behind.
Genuine or fake?
There has been a lot of attention on gangs making disingenuous claims for compensation, through staging a series of fake accidents. Don’t let this put you off contacting an injury lawyer in Winksley
Here at AAH we have a set of criteria that must be met before we allow injury claims to proceed:
- The accident must not have been your fault – you should collect as much information as possible from the road traffic accident scene (get photos too, if you can).
- The accident must have occurred within the last 3 years – whiplash, despite being a common injury is also misunderstood frequently, the effects, pain and misery of whiplash is not apparent until a few weeks later.
- You must have received medical attention; if your injury lawyer in Winksley proceeds with your case, we may need access to your medical records (but only in exceptional circumstances).
Call the AAH from your landline free on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 or to save even more time, text “Claim365” to 88010. There is no obligation, so there is no risk.
Date Published: 21st October 2013
Author: David Brown