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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 Lawyers Cockermouth


    Cockermouth is a civil parish and ancient market town which takes its name from the fact that it is situated at the confluence of the River Cocker and the River Derwent. The town is situated in the Borough of Allerdale within the county of Cumbria, but historically formed part of the now defunct county of Cumberland. Cockermouth lies on the north west fringe of the Lake District, meaning that whilst it is not amongst the busiest of settlements, it does attract a fair degree of tourism in the shape of visitors wanting to explore the wider area. According to the 2001 census data, the town had a population of 7,877 people, meaning that it is amongst the larger of historical market towns, and also meaning that for injury lawyers, Cockermouth gives rise to a comparatively large number of personal injury compensation claims.

    Injury Lawyers in Cockermouth

    For injury lawyers, Cockermouth is a relatively common source of personal injury compensation claims and these claims can come in all shapes and sizes. For example, for injury lawyers, Cockermouth can give rise to claims related to things as diverse as road traffic accidents or injuries in the workplace. Whatever the circumstances behind a claim, there are a number of important questions that all potential claimants would benefit from knowing the answers to.

    Why is Compensation Available?

    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.

    How Long do you Have to Claim?

    In the majority of cases, you have a period of three years from an incident in which to begin proceedings for personal injury compensation, after which you can no longer claim. The only claims which are exempt from any such time limit are those which deal with an injury to a minor and those with regard to industrial diseases like asbestos poisoning.

    Who Can Help you to Claim?

    The best way to ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve is to trust your claim to the very best personal injury lawyers; Accident Advice Helpline. Accident Advice Helpline have over 13 years’ worth of experience of handling all manner of claims and can use every inch of this experience to ensure that you get all of the compensation that you deserve. They can also boast the official endorsement of television presenter and consumer champion, Esther Rantzen as recognition of their hard work for over a decade.

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    How Can you Contact Them?

    You can get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline by calling free on either 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 on your mobile for free, no obligation legal advice about your claim.

    Date Published: 25th 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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