Kettering is a town within the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, in the East Midlands region of England. The town can be found approximately 81 miles (130 km) from London and is found largely on the western side of the River Ise, a tributary of the River Nene which meets at Wellingborough.
The name of Kettering derives from the earlier monikers of Cytringan, Kyteringas and Keteiringan in the 10th century and is believed to mean ‘the place (or territory) of Ketter’s people (or kinsfolk)‘.
Modern Day Kettering
Today, the town of Kettering is a popular and relatively well-known one, which according to the latest available census data is home to approximately 68,000 residents. The town, like other towns in the area, has a growing commuter population as it is located on the Midland Main Line railway, which has fast InterCity trains directly into London St Pancras International taking around 1 hour.
What this means is that the town has a population density which is already relatively high and is likely only to rise in the near future. That, as a result, means that Kettering compensation claims are also comparatively common and likely to become more so.
Kettering Compensation Claims
As with elsewhere in the UK, Kettering compensation claims result from a very specific type of accident or incident. This is an incident where the person who suffers the injury in the event is not the party who was at fault for the event. Therefore, common incidents which can produce claims include road traffic accidents, injuries in the workplace and slips, trips or falls in public places.Open Claim Calculator
The fact that in Kettering compensation claims and the aforementioned types of incident are comparatively common therefore, makes it crucial for residents of the town to learn how long an entitlement to claim may last and who can help you to pursue a claim if needs be.
How Long An Entitlement To Claim May Last
If you ever do find yourself having been injured in an incident which wasn’t your fault, then you will likely have a period of three years in which to begin claims proceedings. You may actually have longer than this, if your prospective claim involves an injury you suffered as a minor or an industrial disease such as asbestos poisoning.
Who Can Help You To Claim?
As and when you do find yourself in need of pursuing a personal injury claim the very best people to contact for help are unquestionably Accident Advice Helpline. They have been helping claimants with all kinds of personal injury compensation claims for over 14 years and have the experienced required to successfully resolve your case too. To find out more, give them a call on 0800 180 4123 or 0333 500 0992 on your mobile.