With a population of around 150,000, Telford is the largest town in Shropshire, and one of the fastest growing locations in the UK today. As with any major conurbation such as this, the occasional accident is practically inevitable, which is where we can step in and help.
If you have had an accident and you’re looking for a personal injury solicitor in Telford, Accident Advice Helpline may be the law firm you need. Personal injury compensation can be a bit of a minefield if you don’t know your way around, and that’s why we’re here to help.
Accident Advice Helpline is one of the most successful law firms in the country when it comes to claiming for injuries received in an accident. We have specialists who can help with all manner of accidents, and the injuries received in those. We have been established since 2000, and we are known for getting results. One simple no-obligation call to us, and you could be on your way to receiving the compensation you deserve.
If you’re unable to locate a personal injury solicitor in Telford who has the experience you need, contact us instead and tell us all about your accident. We’ll be able to help you if:
- The accident was not your fault
- You received injuries for which you were medically treated
- The accident occurred during the last three years.
If these apply, and you live in Telford or the local area, call us today.
Road traffic accidents in Telford
Telford is named after the civil engineer Thomas Telford. He is famous the world over for his road and canal projects. Telford is among the most successful new towns to be found in the UK currently, housing as it does new hi-tech businesses, tall office buildings, regenerated housing and estates, as well as the largest shopping centre for miles around. It is also popular with tourists thanks to attractions such as Southwater, Telford Town Park, Wonderland, Telford Ice Rink, and The Telford International Centre.
Given Thomas Telford’s preoccupation with transport, it is not surprising to discover that Telford and the surrounding areas also have some renown as road accident black spots. In recent years, there have been 688 road accidents on the six main arteries in Shropshire, including one in Telford, resulting in 26 fatal accidents, with 52 dead or seriously injured. There were 563 slight accidents resulting in 739 injuries.
Telford can be found at the M54 motorway, and on a spur of the M6 linking it with Wolverhampton and the West Midlands. The A5 road runs between Shrewsbury and Cannock. It is a beautifully scenic area, and many have suggested that this contributes to accidents and road users are not concentrating on the modern fast roads around Telford.
If you’ve been injured in any road traffic accidents in Telford, and the accident was not your fault, you may wish to find out about making a claim for compensation for your injuries. Accident Advice Helpline are here for you regardless of whether you were a driver or a passenger in a vehicle. You may have been travelling on public transport, or perhaps you were a cyclist or motorbike rider.
It makes no difference to us! Get in touch today and ask us about our no-win, no-fee* agreement that won’t leave you out of pocket when you make your compensation claim.
Whiplash accidents in Telford
Whiplash is an incredibly common injury, frequently suffered after being in a car crash. Some victims of this are deterred from claiming compensation, either because they feel it will be too difficult, or because of the perceived stigma. However, whiplash is incredibly painful and inconvenient, and when the accident was not your fault, you are perfectly within your rights to seek a compensation claim.
A whiplash injury occurs when the neck and head are suddenly forced backward and then forward (or vice versa) which puts the cervical spine through tremendously fast motion causing damage to the tendons and ligaments of the neck and upper back. Sometimes it takes several hours to feel any symptoms, but once you do, they can be highly debilitating, and can last for several weeks.
Making a claim for compensation following whiplash accidents in Telford can be a complicated process. Your solicitor will need to be highly experienced in these types of claims to ensure you are able to prove not only the blame for your injury, but the severity and impact on your life too. You’ll be pleased to hear that our legal team have already helped thousands of people just like you to make successful claims, and are ready to help you too.
To find out if you’re eligible to make a claim, or to ask any questions you might have at this stage, simply call our friendly team and we’ll be happy to help. All calls are confidential, and you’re under no obligation to proceed, so why not call us today?
Slips, trips and falls in Telford
Slips, trips and falls in Telford are the single most common cause of accidental injury in the area. From slips on wet floors to trips over clutter and falls down stairs, we’ve all had the experience of an expected tumble from time to time. Sometimes there is nobody to blame but ourselves, but just occasionally it’s actually quite clear someone else caused our fall.
If your slip, trip or fall came about as the result of the carelessness or negligence of someone else, you should contact us so that we can make a claim for compensation for your injuries. It doesn’t matter whether your injuries were minor or severe, we will pursue those at fault. After all any injury can inconvenience your life, and cause pain and loss of income. Talk to us today about making your claim.
Work accident in Telford
Slips, trips and falls in the workplace are some of the most common causes for a work accident in Telford too. Every employer has a duty of care to their employees, and have legal duties under the Reporting of Injuries, Disease and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995 (RIDDOR) to report certain accidents, incidents and near misses. Every employer should also have employers liability insurance to protect against the cost of compensation claims arising from illness or injury, sustained at work.
If you have been injured at work in an accident that was not your fault, and you are worried about making a claim, we’re here to take all the stress out of the experience. We will seek to reassure you about your rights under employment law, and work to build a case and win you the compensation you deserve for your workplace accident.
You can claim for a work accident in Telford regardless of whether you work in a shop, an office, a factory or a construction site. Whatever the circumstances, if the accident was not your fault, contact us today.
Call Accident Advice Helpline now
For the best legal advice in the business, if you’re struggling to find the right personal injury solicitor in Telford, Accident Advice Helpline is here for you instead. We offer no-win, no-fee* as standard, and we aim for 100 per cent customer satisfaction. One no-obligation phone call will put your mind at rest. Call us right now on 0800 689 0500 from your landline, or from a mobile call 0333 500 0993.
Road Traffic Accident stats for Shropshire
Date Published: 31st January 2014
Author: Clare P
Category: Legal Services
Personal Injury Solicitors in Telford
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