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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

    Office accident compensation in Swindon


    ‘No Win, No Fee’ office accident compensation in Swindon

    When you consider it, the road is the most likely place for an accident to occur. However careful a driver you might be, there will always be other road users whose erratic or dangerous driving poses a hazard.

    In the case of an accident happening which was not your fault, you would have the right to make a claim for compensation through ‘no win, no fee’ office accident compensation in Swindon solicitors.

    However, if you’d like to avoid accidents personally, there are a few tips which could help you to become a better driver:

    Concentrate

    When you’re driving, the road and your car should be your only focus. It only takes a second’s lapse in concentration to cause a serious accident and so you should always ensure that you keep your eyes on the road and your focus with the task at hand. This will help you to prepare for any upcoming hazards and to react to any dangerous behaviour by other road users.

    Put the Phone Down

    Although using a mobile phone for calls or texting is illegal, many drivers still do. When you pick up the phone or use it, your reaction times slow down considerably and even a momentary lapse in your judgement or hesitation in your reactions could cause a major accident for which ‘no win, no fee’ Swindon solicitors could seek a claim for compensation against you. Whilst you’re at it, it’s a good idea to leave the CD player or iPod alone too.

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    Drinking

    There can’t be a driver in the UK who isn’t aware of the dangers of drinking and driving and yet this is such a common occurrence that every year thousands of motorists are found driving under the influence. If you were involved in an accident with a driver over the limit, not only would that driver be subject to prosecution and removal of his licence but you could seek a claim against him through ‘no win, no fee’ office accident compensation in Swindon solicitors. The same applies to any other road user you could injure if you were driving under the influence.

    Speed Limits

    Just as other rules of the road are, speed limits are imposed for a reason: to help reduce the risk of accidents happening. Should you fail to follow the speed limits, an accident could happen or could be made far worse because of the speed with which you were travelling. Reducing your speed means that an accident is much less likely to occur and that ‘no win, no fee’ office accident compensation in Swindon solicitors would be less likely to be able to seek a claim against you.

    Seeking a Claim for Compensation through Accident Advice Helpline

    You can be the most careful and considerate driver on the road, but it is virtually impossible to prepare for every eventuality as you cannot prepare for the actions of other drivers. However, if you have been injured by someone else’s actions, Accident Advice Helpline can offer a 30 second test to see if you’re eligible to claim compensation. Call free on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile phone.

    Date Published: 18th November 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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