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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 solicitor in Sutton-on-the-Forest


    One of the biggest fears confronting people before they decide whether or not to make a claim is the uncertain nature of the outcome. How can one be certain of securing the best result possible, and in a world in which we can’t be sure of anything, why should we commit substantial sums of money to something which might provide nothing?

    This blog will attempt to answer some of those questions and point you in the right direction for finding an injury solicitor in Sutton-on-the-Forest based who can help you with your case.

    The importance of evidence

    Of course, it is never easy to be certain how any claim for compensation might end up. In the end the final result will be down to the interpretation of the courts, but there are some things we can do to tip the balance in our favour. Almost all of these revolve around evidence.

    In a world in which arguments often come down to one person’s word against another, the courts will make their decision based on whose story they find more believable. More often than not, this will be the person whose version is backed up by the evidence.

    Take for example a car accident. How can you be certain who is right? Well, the court will look at certain things. They may have a look at CCTV footage if any exists, and they could look at pictures of the accident site, listen to experts or any witness statements.

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    Alternatively, what about an accident in the workplace? You might have tripped over an obstacle which had been left in a hallway. How is anyone to be certain it was where you said it was, unless you have a photo of the hallway or witness statements from co-workers backing you up?

    Getting your story across

    It’s therefore well worth speaking to people at the scene of any accident and getting contact numbers. Take photographs of any damage and get the names and numbers of any police officers present at the scene. Always remember that you shouldn’t contact any witnesses before the case is heard; this should be done by your lawyer.

    Finding an injury solicitor in Sutton-on-the-Forest

    When you have all that evidence, speak to an expert and see how your case stacks up. You can do this at Accident Advice Helpline free of charge by calling one of our expert representatives. We’ll look at your case, including any evidence you have to back up your story. We’ll then be in a good position to give you an idea of how strong your case is and what you should do next.

    We can also provide an injury solicitor in Sutton-on-the-Forest who can help take your case forward. Since the result of the case will still be hard to be certain of, you can rest assured of one thing. All of our lawyers offer no win no fee as standard, which means that you won’t have to pay a penny unless you win.

    So, to find out how you can win compensation with an injury solicitor in Sutton-on-the-Forest, come and talk to our team now on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Alternatively, you could visit www.accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk for more information.

    Date Published: 11th January 2014

    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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