Have you had an accident in Pontypridd that wasn’t your fault? Perhaps you have had an accident in one of Pontypridd’s surrounding suburbs, settlements or villages? If you have sustained an injury from an accident that wasn’t your fault, you could be entitled to financial compensation. In this instance, injury solicitors in Pontypridd can help you.
Pontypridd is a principle town of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales. It comprises the electoral wards of Cilfynydd, Glyncoch, Graig, Hawthorn, Pontypridd Town, Rhondda, Rhydyfelin Central/Ilan, Trallwng and Treforest. Pontypridd has close ties to the coal and iron industries of old and largely relied on these to fund expansion. Prior to the developments of the coal and iron industries, Pontypridd was but a stretch of land with a few humble farmsteads.
Pontypridd community is made up of the town and its surrounding villages. Today, Pontypridd is a modern yet traditional town with many old buildings, such as St. David’s Church in Hopkinstown, still serving the community. Like many rural towns in South Wales, Pontypridd boasts some of the finest countryside as far as the eye can see and it’s among the most scenic towns in South Wales – a must visit if you love the outdoors.
Injuries in Pontypridd
With a population of around 30,000, Pontypridd is densely packed for its size. A by-product of this is that the roads can get quite congested in places, which leads to accidents. The same rings true on roads leading in and out of Pontypridd. Accident hotspots include the:
Road traffic accidents are one of the most common types of accident in Pontypridd and because of this a lot of injuries reported in Pontypridd are road-related, such as whiplash. This includes injuries reported by motorists, motorcyclists, cyclists and pedestrians.
Other injuries in Pontypridd that we see are commonly caused by slips, trips and falls and accidents in the workplace. The former is particularly common, due to the vast amount of walking trails and things to do and see in Pontypridd.
If you have fallen victim to an injury from a road traffic accident or a slip trip or fall in Pontypridd, injury solicitors in Pontypridd can help with legal advice on the next steps.
No matter how minor or severe your injury is, it’s your legal right to make a claim for financial compensation if you have sustained an injury that wasn’t your fault. Pontypridd injury solicitors will be able to guide you through the claim process and discuss your claim with you, to help you better understand how compensation is calculated and when you can realistically expect your compensation to come through.
Get in touch with injury solicitors in Pontypridd today to discuss your injury claim.