Claiming personal injury compensation
After an accident, your primary concern will be those affected by the incident. In the immediate aftermath, you’ll need to focus on accessing medical care for anyone who has been hurt.
If serious injuries have occurred, it may be appropraite to call the emergency services. However, even if you don’t require emergency assistance, you should still seek medical help of some kind.
Once the situation is under control and you’ve obtained the treatment you require, you may begin to consider making a compensation claim with help from injury lawyers in Sherington.
Are you eligible to make a claim?
In order to be able to make a claim with injury lawyers in Sherington, you will need to show that someone else was responsible for your injuries. If you were hurt at work, for example, you may need to prove that the fault lies with your employers in order to obtain compensation.
You’ll also need evidence to show that you received medical treatment after the incident and most claimants will need to take action within 3 years’ of the accident occurring.
If you meet this criteria, there’s a good chance you’ll be eligible to make a claim and you may be surprised at how much your claim could be worth.
How much could you claim with injury lawyers in Sherington?
If your personal injury claim is successful, your compensation award will reflect the severity of your injuries and the impact they are having on you. However, the impact the incident has had on your finances will also be taken into account.
If you’ve had to give up work and lost income, for example, injury lawyers in Sherington could help you to claim this back. If you need assistance at home or need to make adaptations to your home, these costs should also be included in your claim.
You could even claim back the cost of travelling to and from medical appointments, providing you have the relevant receipts.
To find out how much your claim could be worth, why not take our easy 30-second test now?
Call Accident Advice Helpline now
If you choose to make your compensation claim with us, we’ll do everything we can to make the process as easy as possible. We’ll even handle your claim over the phone if we can!
To find out more now, call us on 0800 689 0500 from landlines or 0333 500 0993 from mobiles and we’ll be happy to help.
Why wait? Contact Accident Advice Helpline today and get your claim started as soon as possible.
Date Published: 25th November 2013
Author: David Brown