Have you had an accident and want to claim compensation for your injuries? You may be wondering if you are eligible to claim, how long it will take to obtain compensation and a whole host of other questions that need clear answers before you proceed. If you are looking for a law firm in Wyre Forest area, we may be able to help.
We understand that our customers need to make an informed decision about such an important matter, so below are some of the most frequently asked questions on our helpline – we hope the answers clarify the process a little for you.
How do I know if I’m eligible to claim?
You need to meet three main criteria before your claim can begin:
- The accident must have happened within three years of the start of your claim
- You must be claiming against a negligent third party who caused the accident
- Your injuries should have been treated by a medical professional at the time of the incident, or soon afterwards
Circumstances are not clear-cut in some cases, so if you are not sure about your eligibility just call our friendly helpline advisers on the numbers provided below.
How long will it take for a law firm in Wyre Forest to obtain my compensation?
We process all our claims efficiently, pro-actively dealing with any problems that may arise. It is difficult to say how long claims take in general however, as each case has its own complexities and differ in terms of completion time.
How much compensation will I get with Accident Advice Helpline?
We offer an estimate of the amount you could receive. This is available by calling the helpline, or alternatively you might prefer to use our online compensation calculator known as the 30 second test.
In either case, you’ll just need to provide us with the answers to a few questions about your accident and the figure will be returned straight away. Being based on other successful cases means that it gives you a good idea of what is achievable in terms of the compensation awarded.
Will I be able to claim no-win, no-fee?
If you claim with Accident Advice Helpline, you’ll be able to use the no-win, no-fee system. In practice, if a law firm in Wyre Forest offers to make your claim no-win, no-fee, it essentially means two things:
- You can start your claim for compensation without paying any fees in advance
- If you lose the case, you have minimal financial risk
This takes away some of the stress of taking legal action, allowing you to focus on getting the best result.
Find out if you are eligible to make a claim for personal injury by phoning today on 0800 689 0500 (landline) or 0333 500 0993 (mobile) if you are looking for a law firm in Wyre Forest.
Date Published: 13th July 2014
Author: David Brown