Injury lawyers in Skegness
You would be able to make a personal injury compensation claim if:
- You have been in an accident that was not your fault
- You sustained injuries
- Those injuries needed medical attention
- The accident took place within the last three years
Agree with these statements, and you should be talking to injury lawyers in Skegness about making a personal injury compensation claim.
The scope of accidents that injury lawyers in Skegness will cover
There are not any accidents that injury lawyers in Skegness will refuse to cover with an injury claim, but some of the ones we see more often are:
- Work related accidents
- Food poisoning
- Slips, trips and falls
- Road traffic accidents
- Holiday accidents
- Accidents in schools, colleges and universities
- Industrial illnesses and diseases
These are just a sample of the many accidents that can happen and mean the victim would want to make a personal injury claim.
The injuries that a personal injury compensation claim will cover
All injuries come within the scope of personal injury claims, including, but not all:
- Burns and scalds
- Back and spinal injuries
- Head and brain injuries
- Facial injuries
- Soft tissue injuries such as whiplash
- Eye injuries
- Joint damage
- Road rash
- Bikers arm
These are just examples of the injuries that can happen in an accident that was not your fault, entitling you to make a personal injury compensation claim.
How the amount of the award is decided
Your compensation amount will depend on several areas, such as the pain, suffering, anxiety and stress you have endured. Also, the impact the injuries have had on your life will need to be accounted for as well as other items such as:
- Loss of earnings
- Extra medical expenses
- Travel costs
- Care costs
- Any other cost or loss that is a direct result of the accident
Whatever you want to include in your claim, has to be proved so you should keep receipts for every expense you have incurred.
Now you are ready to make a claim
When you feel ready to make your claim and that might be a little while after the accident, once the trauma has subsided a bit, you should contact Accident Advice Helpline. We have the knowledge and expertise to make the whole experience as simple and stress-free for the victim as possible.
The first port of call might be our website which is full of information about making a claim and has a 30-second claims calculator. This will let you know if you qualify to make and claim and give you an estimate of the amount you could be awarded.
Then you could call our freephone helpline on 0800 180 4123. Highly trained advisors who you will find are helpful and friendly man this helpline. After discussing you experience with you, they will let you make the decision whether to pursue the claim or not, without any pressure from us.