Over three million people sustain injuries in accidents each year, at home, on the roads, in their workplace, or outdoors. In many cases, someone else is at fault and the accident victims have a right to pursue a claim for compensation.
If you have sustained an injury in an accident that was not your fault, you should strongly consider seeking compensation from the guilty party. Although personal injury law can be complicated, with the help of an accident lawyer in Sibson, the process of filing a claim can be relatively straightforward.
Finding an accident lawyer in Sibson
If you do not already have an accident lawyer in Sibson, you can find one here at Accident Advice Helpline. Simply call our Freephone helpline or fill out our 30-second test, and let one of our trained claims advisors look into your case. If we believe you have a right to receive compensation, we will match you up with an experienced personal injury solicitor, enabling you to receive expert legal advice throughout the claims process.
To establish the details of your accident, your lawyer will need you to provide the following details:
- The date on which your accident occurred.
- The location of your accident.
- The circumstances surrounding your accident.
- The contact details of any witnesses to your accident and the details of any injuries and financial losses you have sustained.
Once you have explained the circumstances of your accident, your accident lawyer in Sibson will send a claim letter to the guilty party. This letter will set out the details of your accident and the nature and severity of the injuries you have sustained. AAH is able to deal with most cases over the phone or via email, there is often no need to attend court.
Negotiating on a compensation settlement
Your accident lawyer in Sibson will suggest a compensation settlement offer, and if the guilty party agrees to this offer, you will be able to receive compensation without taking your case through the courts. While the thought of making a claim may seem daunting, your lawyer will support you through the process, ensuring that you walk away with the compensation you deserve.
To discuss your accident in more detail with an adviser just call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500.
Date Published: 6th April 2014
Author: David Brown