Birkenhead is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of the Wirral in the North of England. The town is on the Wirral Peninsula, sits on the west bank of the River Mersey opposite the city of Liverpool, and is historically viewed as being in the county of Cheshire.
Injury Lawyers in Birkenhead?
What we mean when we say that for injury lawyers in Birkenhead it is comparatively busy, is that it is a common source of personal injury compensation claims. The fact that injury lawyers in Birkenhead produce a comparatively large amount of claims does demonstrate an interesting point, being that claims can occur anywhere but do not occur with equal regularity from one place to another.
What is common to all potential claimants wherever they live however, is the need to be well informed about compensation and the claims process and to this end the remainder of this article will answer some frequently asked questions.
When and Why is Compensation Available?
The law states that if someone is injured or falls ill and it was demonstrably the fault of another party, be it an individual or an organisation, then they are entitled to seek personal injury compensation. This compensation is available in order to provide the victim with some measure of recompense for the physical, emotional and financial pain that they suffered as a result of their ailment.
How Long Do You Have to Claim?
For most claims you must begin legal proceedings within three years of the incident in question, or else your ability to claim will unfortunately elapse. The only types of case which are not subject to this, or any other, time limit are those which regard an injury to a minor and those which deal with industrial diseases such as asbestos poisoning.
Who Can Help You to Claim?
You cannot do better than to trust the handling of your claim to Accident Advice Helpline, who can use every inch of their 13 years’ worth of experience to ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve. What’s more they are also the only personal injury specialists who can boast the official endorsement of television personality and consumer campaigner Esther Rantzen.
You can get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline 24 hours a day, seven days a week by calling either 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 3rd November 2013
Author: David Brown