Been hit by another vehicle and suffered an injury?
Being involved in a road traffic accident is a frightening situation to find yourself in, especially if it was caused through no fault of your own.
Although we may be familiar with the vehicle that we are driving, as well as the roads that we are travelling on, accidents can happen to us wherever we are.
If you have suffered a collision with another vehicle in a Motherwell car accident, and been injured as a result, then you may be wondering if you are eligible to claim personal injury compensation for your injury.
Road traffic accidents
Collisions may occur on the roads for a number of reasons.
- vehicles driving too close together with insufficient stopping distance
- vehicles driving at excessive speeds for the road conditions
- vehicles driving at excessive speeds for the weather conditions
- vehicles driving without lights
- vehicles being driven whilst under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- vehicles being driven recklessly or dangerously
- drivers failing to obey road markings and road signs
- drivers failing to give way and stop when requested
- drivers failing to use their mirrors or check adequately before manouevring
Injuries caused by road traffic accidents
Injuries may be sustained by not only the driver of the vehicles involved, but also the passengers and any pedestrians in the vicinity.
Injuries may include:
- lacerations and bleeding
- soft tissue injury
- internal injury
- broken, fractured, or dislocated bones
- neck injury
- head injury
- back injury
- spinal injury
- brain injury
- fatal injury
Are you eligible to make a Motherwell car accident claim?
If you have been injured as a result of a collision in a Motherwell car accident, that was caused through no fault of your own within the last 3 years’, then you are eligible to pursue a personal injury compensation claim.
To find out more no obligation advice and information about making a personal injury compensation claim for your Motherwell car accident, why not call the expert team of helpful advisers at Accident Advice Helpline?
This team of well established advisers can answer any queries that you may have about the circumstances of your injury and car accident, clarifying any points that are unclear.
If you prefer to use the internet, why not go online and use an Accident Advice Helpline tool, the unique: “30 second online test”?
This is a rapid and user friendly way of establishing your eligibility from the comfort of your own home!
Seek expert help
If you wish to go ahead and proceed with making a personal injury compensation claim for your Motherwell car accident, Accident Advice Helpline can provide professional and knowledgeable injury solicitors, who will be delighted to handle all aspects of your claim, on your behalf, on a no win no fee* basis.
Call today freephone on: 0800 689 0500, or: 0333 500 0993 if using a mobile phone.
Date Published: 20th June 2014