If you have been injured in an accident in Jedburgh on the Scottish Borders that was not your fault, you may be entitled to compensation for your injury and any out-of-pocket expenses that you have incurred as a result of your accident. Essentially, you will need an injury solicitor to progress your personal injury claim in Jedburgh to help in your quest for compensation.
Accidents where you may be entitled to compensation can include:
- road traffic accidents
- slips, trips and falls
- medical negligence
- accidents at work
Personal injury compensation claims must usually be made within three years of the date of your accident. Although you can make the compensation claim yourself, it can improve your chances of receiving the full amount of compensation that you deserve if you use a professional to help you make your compensation claim.
Who can help me?
There are a number of solicitors who can help with your injury claim in Jedburgh. To find one that’s right for you it’s easy to check classified advertisements or directories such as the Yellow Pages. Here you’ll find many solicitors that can assist you with your personal injury compensation claim. Another way is to search Google or other Internet search engines for your help with your personal injury claim in Jedburgh.
However, although you will find a lawyer this way, you will have no way of knowing whether they are any good at what they do until they take up your case and it could be disappointing. You can get a personal recommendation for solicitors who deal with injury claims in Jedburgh. This can be achieved by calling on friends, family or perhaps work colleagues who have made a personal injury compensation claim in the past. They will be able to tell you whether the solicitor you’re considering is competent enough to deal with your sort of compensation claim.
A simpler way to find someone to help you with your compensation claim is to use a law firm such as Accident Advice Helpline to handle your personal injury compensation claim.
How can Accident Advice Helpline support my personal injury claim in Jedburgh?
Accident Advice Helpline (AAH) has been helping people secure compensation following an injury caused by an accident that was not their fault for over ten years. Its patron is TV celebrity and consumer champion Esther Rantzen. The firm’s legal team comprises over 200 solicitors, including those able to deal with injury claims in Jedburgh. The town in this former Scottish royal burgh falls in just one of the areas covered by AAH. All of these solicitors operate on a no win, no fee basis which means that you do not need to worry about hefty legal bills eating into the final compensation award amount.
With less complex cases AAH can usually process your claim over telephone and by letter. In fact, claimants are not normally required to attend court in person, although you may need to attend a medical assessment to record your injuries.
The amount of compensation you receive cannot be guaranteed because it varies depending on the circumstances of your claim. However, because AAH’s legal panel contains experts who specialise in compensation claims, using Accident Advice Helpline gives you the best chance of getting the compensation you rightfully deserve.
Date Published: 27th October 2013
Author: David Brown