Lincolnshire is a county on the east coast of England. It borders eight other counties – an impressive number – and one of those, Northamptonshire, meets the border with Lincolnshire for just 18 metres! The total population of Lincolnshire is around 1,073,000 people, so it is perhaps not a major surprise to learn a handful of Lincolnshire accident claims do occur each year. These may be lodged for many reasons, some more diverse than others. It is not always easy to tell whether you have good cause to make such a claim, which is why it is a good idea to get some professional legal advice.
A personal injury lawyer is always the best person to approach in these situations. In the aftermath of an accident, whatever has happened, you will be trying to cope with the reality of the situation. You may be nursing injuries, and you could even have sought hospital treatment for those injuries.
Reasons why Lincolnshire accident claims may occur
Obvious things, such as slips, trips, and falls, or perhaps road accident claims, will no doubt come to your mind before anything else. However, there are many reasons why a claim may be recommended. For example, if you suffered an accident at work, there is a chance someone responsible for health and safety may have been negligent in their behaviour, and therefore was responsible for your accident. Sometimes, it can be difficult to consider or assess whether this was the case, which is why expert legal advice is always a good idea.
Finding out more about your legal position following an accident will not be the first thing you think about, though. If you are hurt, you will want to consider how bad your injuries are, and whether any medical attention is required. You should note that if you intend to try and claim compensation, medical evidence of your injuries will be required to support your claim. So, if you do have injuries, however mild, do be sure you are checked out as soon after the accident as possible. It makes sense to ensure you have nothing worse to be treated, too.
Can Accident Advice Helpline help with your claim?
There is one sure way to find out, and that is to call us. However, before you do that, you could always fill in the easy online form we’ve developed for situations like these. Just complete your details and answer a few easy questions, and within seconds you’ll have a better idea of whether a claim could work out for you.
Lincolnshire accident claims are made by a handful of people each year. The best way to find out if you could make such a claim is to call Accident Advice Helpline now on 0800 689 0500. If you have a mobile handy, you could still ring us on 0333 500 0993. With our expert advice, given with no obligation to continue, you’ll be in the best position to assess your chances of securing compensation.
Date Published: 11th July 2017
Author: Rob Steen