If you’ve been injured in an accident that was not your fault, you would be very wise indeed to think twice before you accept an out of court settlement if you haven’t spoken with a top Knowsley, no win no fee* accident solicitor. You may well find that if the negligent party that was reasonable for your accident knows that it will have to cough up some money if you did go on the make a claim for Knowsley, no win no fee* injury compensation. Therefore, the party will try to exercise some damage limitation by offering you a sum that is some way below what you might be able to win if you took your case to court.
Out of court settlements and Knowsley, no win no fee* injury compensation
If you accept a payment, it may well be the case that doing so will exclude you from later seeking Knowsley, no win no fee* injury compensation, even if the amount you were given was only a fraction of what you might have been entitled to in court. A grand in the back pocket right now might sound like a pretty sweet deal to you, but it will likely feel sourer if it later transpires that you could have won ten times this amount if you had taken your case to court.
So, with this in mind, you should always consult a top 100% no win no fee* Knowsley, no win no fee* injury compensation law firm before accepting any out of court settlement. They will have a pretty good idea of what you’re might be able to get in court if you were to take your case further. It may well be the case that you are in fact being offered a fair deal, and that the negligent party really is keen to get the matter cleared up before it gets to the stage where you have to go to court. If this is the case, you’ll be able to go ahead after checking. It really is worth spending the time it takes to make sure you are not being taken for a ride.
Talk to the pros at Accident Advice Helpline
If you’ve been injured in an accident that was not your fault and have been offered an out of court settlement from the negligent party that was responsible for your accident, get in touch with Accident Advice Helpline right now to find out if you would be better off going to court and pursuing a Knowsley no win no fee* injury compensation pay-out. Doing so could mean the difference between getting what you deserve and being ripped off.
You can call us 7 days a week on one of our two helplines:
- Call for free from a land line on 0800 689 0500
- Call from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.
Date Published: 4th November 2014
Author: David Brown