A short guide to making a successful personal injury compensation claim
Accidents seem to happen when we least expect them to, and the consequences of an accident can be long-term and far-reaching, affecting not only the casualties who may have been injured in the accident, but their families and colleagues as well.
If you, or someone you know well, have been injured in a road traffic accident in North Hertfordshire that was caused through no fault of your own within the last three years, then you may be legally entitled to pursue personal injury compensation.
What types of North Hertfordshire road traffic accidents can be claimed for?
Road traffic accidents such as:
- rear end shunts
- multiple collisions with other vehicles
- collisions with stationary objects
- drink-driving accidents
- excessive speed accidents
- road traffic accidents caused by distractions
- road traffic accidents caused by poor weather
- road traffic accidents caused by mechanical failure of vehicles
Injuries caused by road traffic accidents
If you have sustained an injury as the result of your road traffic accident, then you may be eligible to pursue personal injury compensation for the injury:
- cuts, lacerations, and bruising
- soft tissue injury
- broken, fractured, and dislocated bones
- facial injury
- head injury
- internal injury
- loss of limb
- back injury
- neck injury
- fatal injury
At the scene of a road traffic accident
If you have been involved in a road traffic accident in North Hertfordshire, whether or not you caused the accident or are injured, it is a legal requirement to STOP at the scene.
In addition, it is prudent to:
- check for casualties
- make the scene safe — switch off engines and switch on hazard lights
- provide first aid and reassure the casualties
- call for emergency service assistance
- exchange personal and vehicle details with all other relevant parties
Can you claim your legal right to compensation?
To establish your legal rights to claim personal injury compensation following your road traffic accident, simply call the leading law firm, Accident Advice Helpline. They provide an enviable freephone telephone advice helpline to ensure that your calls are answered quickly whenever you call. In addition, their team of highly experienced advisers can notify you over the phone of your eligibility to make a personal injury compensation claim. This saves you valuable time and energy and provides reassurance at a time when you need it most.
If you prefer, Accident Advice Helpline offer a unique 30-second online test that allows you to find out for yourself in seconds if you are eligible to pursue personal injury compensation for your injuries. This is a user-friendly and highly reliable tool that you may access from your home or office environment in complete confidence.
Don’t delay! Claim your legal right to personal injury compensation for your North Hertfordshire road traffic accident today by dialing 0800 689 0500 from your land line, or 0333 500 0993 from your mobile.
Date Published: 23rd August 2014