If you have suffered an accident in the last three years that resulted in you suffering a physical injury then you may have been considering making a claim for compensation. Many people would have no idea how to start such a claim. If you live in the Ravenshead area of Nottinghamshire and are looking for somewhere to make your claim there will be an injury solicitor in Ravenshead who can help you.
If you wish you can first take no obligation advice from a national company such as Accident Advice Helpline. They can be called twenty four hours a day, seven days a week on their free phone helpline of 0800 689 0500 (0333 500 0993 from a mobile). Your first point of contact during the call will be a trained legal services advisor. They will ask you some questions to help them understand your claim – questions like; when you were injured, if you’ve had to take any time off work and the impact your injury has had on your life.
Injury solicitor in Ravenshead – Getting good advice
Your Accident Advice Helpline advisor will also discuss:
• What qualifies as a personal injury claim
• The no win no fee system
• The claims process
• Who pays your compensation if your claim is successful
• How much compensation to expect – this will only ever be a guide based on similar injuries claimed for in the past. Do not take this as a guarantee.
If this all sounds a bit daunting there is no need to worry as your injury solicitor in Ravenshead will do everything they can to make the process as simple and hassle-free as possible. They will amass all the details of your claim and speak to any witnesses on your behalf.
What entitles me to make a claim?
If your accident occurred within the last three years then you are within legal scope to make a claim under U.K. law. You must be able to prove to your injury solicitor in Ravenshead that you suffered a personal injury as a result and that the accident must have occurred because of someone else’s negligence. You must have proof of the accident and the injuries that you suffered. All of this will be taken into account when you make your claim.
The next steps
If you are happy that you can make a claim then you need to contact an injury solicitor in Ravenshead and find out more about the claims process and how it effects you. By calling Accident Advice Helpline you can rest assured that you are in safe hands; the company has the endorsement of Esther Rantzen who has been a campaigner for consumer rights in the United Kingdom for many years. They have been helping people for over ten years and all of their solicitors offer a no win no fee agreement to their clients.
If you want to find out more about Accident Advice Helpline or making a compensation claim for your personal injury call today and find out what we can do to help you.
Date Published: 11th January 2014
Author: David Brown