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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

    Need help from injury lawyers in Belper?


    If you’re looking for injury lawyers in Belper who can help you to make a claim for compensation following an accident, you’ve come to the right place. Accident Advice Helpline is one of the UK’s largest law firms and we specialise solely in personal injury compensation claims.

    Situated eight miles North of Derby and in the centre of the valley of the River Darwent, Belper is a town and civil parish in a beautiful area of the county of Derbyshire. The town’s name is thought to be derived from the French Beaurepaire which translates as ‘beautiful retreat’ and was also the name of a historical hunting lodge in the area. Despite being within an area of outstanding natural beauty, Belper is actually a relatively densely populated urban area, which according to the 2011 census had a population of 20,548.

    This comparatively large population means that Belper has a number of issues and characteristics which you may not normally attribute to the wider area of the country in which it is situated, such as overcrowding, congestion, pollution and an increasing number of accidents and injuries. This final point, in fact, has contributed to meaning that for injury lawyers in Belper is actually a relatively common source of compensation claims.

    Injury lawyers in Belper?

    The fact that for injury lawyers in Belper is a comparatively common source of personal injury compensation claims actually helps to lay to rest a common misconception about compensation claims. This is that they are only ever based around the largest of urban centres like London or Glasgow, which is entirely untrue and has hopefully been exorcised by the revelation that for injury lawyers in Belper is a common source of claims.

    So, wherever you live you may find yourself in need of a compensation claim at one stage or another, and it is therefore important that you know the crucial details about compensation which follow in the rest of this article.

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    Why and when can you claim compensation?

    The law states that if you are injured or fall ill and somebody else was demonstrably to blame then you are entitled to seek personal injury compensation. This compensation is available as a means of recompense for the physical, emotional and financial hardships that the victim has suffered as a result of their ailment. In the majority of cases you must begin claims proceedings within three years of the incident in question or else your entitlement to claim elapses. This is not the case, however, for claims which regard industrial disease like asbestos poisoning or which relate to injuries to minors, where no time restrictions are imposed.

    Who can help you to claim?

    If you want to try and ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve, then you need to trust your claim to Accident Advice Helpline. Accident Advice Helpline has over 16 years’ worth of experience in the field and can also boast the official endorsement of consumer campaigner Dame Esther Rantzen. You can contact us 24 hours a day, seven days a week on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 on your mobile.

    Date Published: 3rd November 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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