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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Make a claim in South Somerset


    If you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault and those injuries needed medical attention, you could make a claim in South Somerset. Accident Advice Helpline is here to help you. We can help you claim the compensation you are entitled to, proving the accident happened within the last three years.

    What can claims be made for?

    Any type of accident can be included in a personal injury claim, as long as it was the fault of someone else. Some of the more common ones we handle are:

    • Road traffic accidents
    • Work related accidents
    • Industrial illnesses and diseases
    • Food poisoning
    • Medical negligence
    • Slip, trips and falls
    • Holiday accidents
    • Accidents in educational facilities

    Any of these, or any other type of accident you can think of, can be the cause of a victim making a personal injury claim.

    What are the injuries that you can make a claim in South Somerset for?

    The list of injuries that occur in accidents is endless, but some of them are more common than others, such as:

    • Broken bones
    • Facial injuries
    • Back and spinal injuries
    • Loss of limbs
    • Burns and scalds
    • Internal injuries
    • Head and brain injuries
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Joint damage

    Some injuries can change the life of the victim totally and this has to be accounted for when you are making a personal injury compensation claim.

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    What else can you claim for?

    Any cost or loss that arises from the accident can be claimed for. Some of the items that could be included in a claim are:

    • Pain and suffering
    • Anxiety and stress
    • Loss of earnings
    • Travel costs
    • Childcare
    • Medical expenses
    • Any other cost or loss that is a direct result of the accident

    You will have to prove the costs and losses, so keep receipts for everything you have to pay because of the accident.

    What should you do to make a claim in South Somerset?

    You should contact Accident Advice Helpline. We were established in June 2000 to provide access to justice for faultless victims of accidents and we have been very successful at doing just that. We have helped many thousands of victims get the compensation they were entitled to.

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    Our solicitors have the experience needed to deal with the large organisations that are usually at the other end of a claim, they work quickly and efficiently and on a no win no fee basis. We will not ask for any money to start your personal injury compensation claim.

    On our website there is a 30-second test which will give you an estimate of the amount of compensation you might be awarded. Or you can call our freephone helpline on 0800 689 0500 and speak to one of our friendly advisers. You can also call us on your mobile on 0333 500 0993. Our advisors are full of information and ready to give you free legal advice about making a claim and will then let you decide if you wish to continue with it. If you do not, you will get no pressure from us, but if you do the advisor will start the process for you.

    Date Published: 19th August 2014

    Author: matthew

    Accident Advice Helpline (or AAH) is a trading style of Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited. Slater Gordon Solutions Legal Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with registration number 07931918, VAT 142 8192 16, registered office Dempster Building, Atlantic Way, Brunswick Business Park, Liverpool, L3 4UU and is an approved Alternative Business Structure authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with licence number 591058 and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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