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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

    North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors

    North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors

    Here’s a hypothetical situation. You’ve been in an accident which you believe was not your fault and your insurance company calls you to tell you they can make a claim on your behalf – should you accept their offer? Of course not – they are one of several organisations which could affect your chances of securing full justice. In this article we’ll look at where you can find the best North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors and how you can avoid making the wrong decision when choosing who will take the claim forward on your behalf.

    North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors

    So, let’s get back to that decision about the offer from the insurance company – why exactly should you turn them down? The advantages are considerable. On the one hand you should be able to claim compensation without the need to do much work. Nobody likes filtering through the available options until they find an appropriate option so they often go with the easiest option available to them.

    But you have to focus on their motives for making this offer. They will probably work with another personal injury firm who pays them commission based on every piece of new business that can come their way. The insurance firm is not looking out for your interests – but they are instead looking to find ways in which they can make a little bit of money.

    Claims management firms

    Other offers you may receive often come from claims management firms. These are the kind of firms you see advertised on day time TV and who will call you up asking if you’ve been injured in an accident within the last three years.

    These are not law firms, but are in effect data sellers. All they want is your contact details which they can then sell onto another law firm. You will not have as much control over who takes on your case which could also see you losing out on compensation.

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    Accepting offers

    Another area to watch out for is when you decide whether or not to accept an offer of a settlement. This may often come from the other side’s insurance firm and represents an acknowledgement on their part of the weakness of their case. However this will probably be substantially less than you would receive if you pressed on with the case through a qualified personal injury lawyer such as Accident Advice Helpline.

    What we offer

    We make things as easy as possible for you when you’re considering making a claim, but more importantly than that we ensure that no matter what happens you only have to pay if you win. That way finding North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors needn’t be the kind of thing which causes you all sorts of financial problems.

    So if you’re looking for the best North Hertfordshire accident claim solicitors, give our team a call on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.

    Alternatively, you could visit for more information.

    Date Published: 4th October 2014

    Author: David Brown

    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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